24 months
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About

This Master of Architecture from University of Canberra has a unique status as the only postgraduate architecture program in Canberra – one of the world’s most internationally recognised and fascinating model design cities.   

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

UC recognises how important it is that you are able to continue with your studies while your travel plans are temporarily put on hold due to COVID-19. For this reason, we have developed a carefully selected range of online units for our most popular degree courses, enabling you to commence your study online before transitioning to face-to-face study once travel restrictions are lifted. 

Please refer to our website for detailed info regarding availability/conditions etc

This professionally accredited two-year course focuses on the contemporary issues informing urban architecture and promotes the processes of urbanisation in architectural research. 

 You will even fine-tune your expertise in related careers, such as urban design and heritage, and can choose to pursue additional studies leading to a PhD in a range of topics, including architectural history, urban planning or digital architecture.

Study a Master of Architecture at University of Canberra and you will:

  • understand analytical and theoretical approaches to site, context, program and technologies
  • propose formal, spatial and programmatic resolutions for major urban scale projects
  • demonstrate an understanding of the complex and challenging social, ethical, environmental, political and regulatory contexts within which architectural practice is carried out
  • display an advanced ability to respond to and develop a client brief, scope of work and detailed design proposals up to the start of construction
  • debate the importance of the interconnections of architecture with its cultural, theoretical, technical and historical contexts.

Career opportunities

  • Architect
  • Architectural technologist
  • Architectural heritage specialist
  • Building designer
  • Building scientist
  • Urban designer
  • Policymaker
  • Architectural journalist, researcher or educator
  • BIM modeller
  • 3D renderer
  • Project manager

Accreditation

Accreditation by the Australian Institute of Architects, and the Architects Accreditation Council of Australia

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Architecture Practice 
  • Advanced Technology 
  • Architecture Studio 
  • Advanced History & Theory 
  • Architecture Laboratory PG 
  • Overseas Study in Design and Architecture PG 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry into this course requires a Bachelor of Architecture, or equivalent, and a credit (or above) grade average in the architecture design studios in the second and third year of the undergraduate degree. 
  • If the credit (or above) grade average is not met a portfolio, submitted with the application, that indicates the design ability of the candidate may be used to determine admission eligibility. Other students with an Architecture degree or equivalent may be admitted on permission of the course convener.
CRICOS Code: 059960J  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34900 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34900 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    31000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31000 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • Indicative annual CSP student contribution amount $8,021
  • Indicative annual tuition fee $31,000

Living costs for Canberra

1425 - 2504 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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