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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Manchester School of Architecture

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21, JAN-22

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

COURSE OVERVIEW

A taught postgraduate course that conducts research into how global cultural and economic forces influence contemporary cities. The design, functioning and future of urban situations is explored in written, drawn and modelled work that builds on the legacy of twentieth century urban theory and is directed towards the development of sustainable cities.

FEATURES

  • This course is jointly accredited by Manchester Metropolitan University and The University of Manchester with cross-disciplinary connections between the two universities.
  • This is an internationally engaged course that actively disseminates students'' thesis work through conferences, exhibitions, competitions and publications.

TEACHING AND LEARNING

Through this course you will begin to engage directly with a chosen research subject area, gather data and formulate an original approach in your practice. You will synthesise your project culminating in the production of a leading-edge proposition until you present and contextualise your thesis. This internationally based course actively disseminates students' thesis work through conferences, exhibitions, competitions and publication.

This course can be considered as partially meeting the requirements for recognition at Part 2 level (RIBA/ARB) through APEL provisions applied to individual graduates. The course is jointly accredited with The University of Manchester.

ASSESSMENT

Self, peer and tutor-based assessment methods.

Application deadline

02 August 2021

Tuition fees

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£ 20,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Manchester School of Architecture

  • Campus address

    Manchester School of Architecture, Chatham Building, Cavendish Street, Manchester, Manchester, M15 6BR, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    12th out of 59 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 220
    162 82%

    12th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    94 94%

    3rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.21 84%

    21st

    27

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