Course Introduction

The course encompasses architecture and interior design as well as virtual, interactive, urban and micro space design; the environment design pathway explores the possibilities offered by new technology and the creative processes involved in designing and understanding environments; issues of social sustainability and economic viability are explored and used to compliment the experimental nature of design proposals; through case studies, students are encouraged to engage with advanced practice within a global context and explore the similarities and key differences and emphases of different centres across the world and to put their learning and design solutions into context.

Course Modules

Modules include: research process; technology issues; business innovation; concept and prototyping; major project.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MA £15,000 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA £9,000 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA £4,500 Home Fees

Qualifications required:

  • A 1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent non-UK qualifications) in a relevant subject, or an equivalent professional qualification in a related subject area. Applicants applying directly from an undergraduate degree course without experience or professional practice must be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of the chosen subject area. For applicants whose 1st language is not English, an overall IELTS score of at least 6.5 is required, with a minimum of 6.0 in each section.