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Course summary

This two-year course gives you the opportunity to explore architecture in a broad-based manner through theoretical and practical work. It demands a high level of design ability and self-motivation while giving you the chance to explore and develop projects related to your own interests. You’ll appraise current theoretical approaches to architecture and urban design then assess and show their relevance in existing and proposed contexts. You’ll also develop and demonstrate formal and technical architectural ability.


Year 1 Compulsory classes: Design Studies 4A and 4B- To Care, Design Studies 4B - To Care, Cultural Studies 4. Elective Classes: Special Study Project 4. Year 2 Compulsory Classes: Design Studies, Cultural Studies 5, Professional Studies 5, Dissertation Project, Portfolio. Elective classes: Mentoring and Architectural Pedagogy, The History and Theory of Architectural Conservation, The Theory of Architectural Conservation, Urban Design History, Urban Theory, Urban Landscape Design, Sustainability, International Workshop, Cultural and Behavioural Factors in Architrecture and Urbanism, Building Information Management, Theory of Conservation, Architectural and Construction History

Entry requirements

Normally a first or second-class Honours degree in Architecture from a UK/EU university. Students with a degree from an overseas university should apply for the MArch Architectural Design (International). An academic portfolio will be required containing all relevant design work from your previous course of study.

Fees and funding

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Additional fee information

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Sponsorship information

Advanced Architectural Design at University of Strathclyde - UCAS