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Course summary

If you've already taken ARB/RIBA Part 1, this MArch Architecture course will prepare you for contemporary architectural practice - combining both academic and professional teaching. This architecture course is taught in our state-of-the-art Stockwell Street Building, designed by renowned architects Heneghan Peng. You'll develop advanced skills in building design and digital representation, as well as taking on an integrated design project and a thesis related to your own interests. Specific learning modules will include design realisation, theories of architecture, building design, and future representations. A part-time study option is available. Completing this course successfully will exempt you from the Part 2 Examination in Professional Practice from both the Architects Registration Board (ARB) and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). What you should know about this course

  • The course is recognised by the Architects Registration Board (ARB) and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).
  • You can choose a Design Unit in which to undertake project work, each with a different specialism.
  • The course prepares you for the complexities of contemporary architectural practice through rigorous academic and professional teaching.
  • You'll produce the highest level of architectural design and combine the best of practice and academia in a design portfolio.
  • You can study part-time by attending for two days a week over three years.

Modules

All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.

Assessment method

All assessments are based on your course work and project work. Some modules have interim crits, which provide feedback to help you monitor progress.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Architects Royal Institute of British
  • Architects Registration Board

How to apply

International applicants

The University of Greenwich accepts a broad range of international qualifications for admission to our courses.

Entry requirements

You should have an undergraduate degree in architecture, or an equivalent design-based degree, at 2:2 or above. You'll also need the ARB/RIBA Part 1 examination or equivalent and a good portfolio of your academic and practice work. If you apply to study part-time, you'll need a supportive reference from your employer. Applicants are assessed on their project work and creative portfolios. Applicants will be invited to an interview. For more information, contact [email protected] or 020 8331 9000


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
EU £15100 Year 1
International £15100 Year 1

Additional fee information

These fees were set for the 2022/23 intake. Therefore, this may change for the 2023/24 academic year. Please follow this link for more information https://www.gre.ac.uk/finance
Architecture (Part 2) at University of Greenwich - UCAS