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Architecture: Collaborative Practice MArch

Architecture: Collaborative Practice MArch

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Study mode

Full time


2 years

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MArch - Master of Architecture

Subject areas

Architecture (General)

Course type


Course Summary

This course gives you the chance to work with some of the country's top architectural practices. It blends practice-based experience with academic research and learning.

Course description

Validated by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) at Part 2 and prescribed by the Architects Registration Board (ARB)

This course blends practical experience with academic research and learning. It’s a two-year, full-time masters with two semesters of practice-based education in the first year and two semesters of University-based education in the second year.

This is a unique opportunity to develop your experience working with some of the country’s top architectural practices.

To apply for this course you should be currently working at a partner practice.


Re?ective Design Practice - Core
Management and Practice 1 - Core
Live Project 1 - Core
Architectural Research Methods - Core
Re?ections on Architectural Practice - Core
Dissertation Proposal - Core
Environment and Technology in Practice 1 - Core
Dissertation - Core
Design 3 and 4 - Core
Live Project 2 - Core
Design Manifesto - Core
Environment and Technology 2 - Core
Management and Practice 2 - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students will need a BA Architecture 2:1 or equivalent. You are required to have carried out 9 months or more practical work experience in the field of Architecture by the start date of the course. You should have RIBA Part 1 or equivalent. If you don't have RIBA Part 1 and you're offered a place it will be your responsibility to gain Part 1.