In addition, on completion of the Diploma, the student is expected to successfully complete a research project and produce specifications for conservation work. The student is expected to develop an understanding of how to manage a conservation project. The Applied Building Repair and Conservation programme of Trinity College Dublin has been approved by Engineers Ireland as meeting its requirements for continuing professional development. This course is recognised by the RIAI (Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland) in connection with the RIAI Conservation Accreditation System.
The course comprises approximately 86 hours of core lectures, 18 hours of practical lectures and case studies, 18 hours of laboratory work and 9 hours of site visits. These are normally held on Friday 7-10 p.m. and Saturday 9.30 a.m.-12.30 p.m. each week throughout the two semesters (September to April). In addition, the student, working individually, shall complete a research project.
- Research and Documentation
- The Built Heritage. Archaeology. Vernacular Architecture. Legislation
- Building Surveying and Recording. BIM for Historic Structures
- Building Stone. Ceramics. Metals. Timber. Thatch and Mudwall
- Building Limes and Cements. Concrete
- Heat and Moisture. Retrofitting for Energy Performance
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesArchitecture Civil Engineering & Construction Materials Science & Engineering View 17 other Masters in Materials Science & Engineering in Ireland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A level 8 degree in civil engineering or related subject, supported by relevant work experience.
- Students holding a level 8 degree in a different discipline may also be considered.
- Please note that applications require professional references.
International13997 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13997 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA6272 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6272 EUR per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Dublin
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.