• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #356 (QS) Christchurch, New Zealand
For graduates with an accredited Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (BLA) the Landscape Architecture (Research) programme at Lincoln University Canterbury provides the opportunity to extend their landscape architectural education. 

About

Education

The research thesis is 120 credits and normally takes one year.Landscape Architecture (Research) programme at Lincoln University Canterbury (by examination and thesis) is available to graduates of other disciplines. 

Students follow the first two semesters of the BLA Graduate Entry and then transfer to the MLA. This option is comprised of 120 credits of coursework and 120 credits of research (240 credits in total). The 240 credit MLA is an accredited qualification.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digital Tools for Design
  • Introduction to 3D Design
  • Visual Communication
  • History of Design and Culture
  • Land Surfaces, Water and Structures
  • Introduction to Earth and Ecological Sciences

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    240 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

  • A relevant degree with a B grade average in your 300-level courses and final year (full-time equivalent)
  • A birth certificate or passport (a scanned copy showing the same name that is on your academic documents)
  • Academic transcripts (results or mark sheets) for all tertiary education qualifications, either completed or partially completed. The transcript must include the courses taken and the marks or grades achieved. The grading scale used must also be provided.
  • Evidence of English language proficiency (if applicable)
  • A Curriculum Vitae or resume

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19168 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19168 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    4405 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4405 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • National students: 7700 NZD
  • International students: 33500 NZD

Living costs for Christchurch

  • 1300 - 2000 NZD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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