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Landscape Architecture, Master

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #201 (ARWU) ,
Learn to influence the creation of environments that improve the quality of towns, cities and regional landscapes with a sustainable and creative flair.

About

Focused on sustainability and its economic, social and environmental underpinnings, Deakin’s Master of Landscape Architecture has been designed for those who are passionate about becoming a landscape architect driven to improve the quality and development of our towns, cityscapes and regional landscapes.

The course provides students with the opportunity to specialise in project management, ecological sustainability, cultural heritage, urban design, and change management planning.

Distinguishing characteristics of this course include its engagement with ecology, spirit of place, people, Indigenous thought and urban design to inform and craft places of renewal, stimulation, healing and respect.

Graduates will be equipped with the leadership skills to challenge conventional thinking within complex environments as well as the practical skills required to deliver the creation and restoration of landscapes.

This course, professionally accredited by the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA), has been designed in direct consultation with AILA, potential employers, industry, government and professional representatives, and is co-taught by many of these representatives, to ensure it provides graduates with the knowledge, skills and competencies sought by employers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Designing Urban Environments
  • Landscape Narrating and Meaning
  • Indigenous Narratives and Processes
  • Urban Design Studio
  • Plants, Design and Ecologies
  • Interdisciplinary Planning and Design
  • Built Environment Professional Practice

For more information, please visit the programme website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description
      2 years full-time or part-time equivalent
  • Credits
    16 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    70

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    577

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

  • All applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements
  • Bachelor degree in related discipline; with a minimum WAM of 60 OR,
  • Portfolio of relevant work

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    33400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33400 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    26200 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26200 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Geelong

  • 1000 - 2000 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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