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Department of Architecture & Civil Engineering Programme Catalogue 2020/1


UEAR-ANM08: MArch(Hons) Architecture with Thin sandwich placement(s)

Leading to the award of MASTER OF ARCHITECTURE

Mode of attendance: Full-time with Thin Sandwich Placements

Normal programme duration: 2 years

[Page last updated: 12 August 2020]

Click here for further information Possible DAPs for this programme:

  • UEAR-ANL08: PG Dip Architecture
  • DAP is exit award only

Please see your programme handbook for circumstances where transfer to DAP may be permitted/required.

 

Click here for further informationPossible exit awards for this programme:



Year 1



Semester 1: Part 1 Stage 1

Click here for further information NFAAR-UG assessment regulations:
  • Transfer to DAP is not possible from this programme year.
  • Main assessment regulations: Appendix 13 PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view; Supplementary assessment regulations: Appendix 14 PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view.
  • Part 1 Stage 1 of this programme contributes 32% towards the final award classification
Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
AR40340 Professional studies: management, practice and law 6 credits       [equivalent to 12 CATS credits] Further information on credits

Optional Units: Select 1 unit from the following list:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
AR40097 Placement MArch 24 credits       [equivalent to 48 CATS credits] Further information on credits
AR40298 Urban studies option 24 credits       [equivalent to 48 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Semester 2: Part 2 Stage 2

Click here for further information NFAAR-UG assessment regulations:
  • Transfer to DAP is not possible from this programme year.
  • Main assessment regulations: Appendix 13 PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view; Supplementary assessment regulations: Appendix 14 PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view.
  • Part 2 Stage 2 of this programme contributes 32% towards the final award classification
Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
AR40105 History and theory of architecture and urban design 6 credits       [equivalent to 12 CATS credits] Further information on credits
AR40300 Design studio 5 18 credits       [equivalent to 36 CATS credits] Further information on credits
AR40363 Environment and sustainability 6 credits       [equivalent to 12 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Notes:

  • Programmes and units may be changed in accordance with normal University procedures.
  • This programme catalogue is applicable for all years of study for the 2020/21 academic year only. Students continuing their studies into 2021/22 and beyond should not assume that this programme, or its component units, will be delivered in future years in the format displayed here.
  • NFAAR assessment regulations are subject to review and update. Links given here will provide access to the latest versions of NFAAR documentation. The regulations described in this documentation may not necessarily be those which applied in previous academic years. For detailed information on how the NFAAR was applied to this programme in previous academic years, please contact the relevant Director of Studies.
  • Availability of units is subject to constraints such as staff availability, minimum and maximum group sizes, and timetabling factors as well as a student's ability to meet any pre-requisite rules.
  • Find out more about these and other important University terms and conditions here.


Year 2

Click here for further information NFAAR-UG assessment regulations:
  • Transfer to DAP may be possible from this programme year.
  • Main assessment regulations: Appendix 27 (Section B)PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view; Supplementary assessment regulations: Appendix 28 (Section B)PDF format -requires Acrobat Reader to view.
  • Part 3 Stage 3 of this programme contributes 68% towards the final award classification


Semester 1: Part 3 Stage 3

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
AR40106 Research paper 12 credits       [equivalent to 24 CATS credits] Further information on credits
AR40107 Design studio 6.1 18 credits       [equivalent to 36 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Semester 2: Part 3 Stage 3

Designated Essential Units:
Unit Code
Title
ECTS Credits
AR40108 Design studio 6.2 30 credits       [equivalent to 60 CATS credits] Further information on credits


Notes:

  • Programmes and units may be changed in accordance with normal University procedures.
  • This programme catalogue is applicable for all years of study for the 2020/21 academic year only. Students continuing their studies into 2021/22 and beyond should not assume that this programme, or its component units, will be delivered in future years in the format displayed here.
  • NFAAR assessment regulations are subject to review and update. Links given here will provide access to the latest versions of NFAAR documentation. The regulations described in this documentation may not necessarily be those which applied in previous academic years. For detailed information on how the NFAAR was applied to this programme in previous academic years, please contact the relevant Director of Studies.
  • Availability of units is subject to constraints such as staff availability, minimum and maximum group sizes, and timetabling factors as well as a student's ability to meet any pre-requisite rules.
  • Find out more about these and other important University terms and conditions here.