Master of Architecture UNSW Sydney

4.0 out of 5 from 5 reviews
Masters Degree
2.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

UNSW Architecture offers a distinctive architectural education with 4 areas of specialisation: high performance technology, housing, urban conditions, and social agency.

The program provides you with advanced knowledge and techniques in architectural design and related technical and academic knowledge. It prepares you to work in architecture and other design-based industries, and to operate at a professional level in the practice of Architecture.


Advanced Architectural Design
Advanced Architectural Science and Technology
Advanced Architectural Construction and Structures
Professional Practice


Private practice

Commercial practice with diverse areas of specialisation

Multidisciplinary design practice

Specialist in areas such as heritage, high...

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Student Reviews

July 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: The theoretical information and the way to apply these in the real word

Negatives: The load of work. There are lots to do models, 3d modelling, presentation

My advice to future students is: Be prepared to work hard to achieve your goals and succeed in this course

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June 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: Decent subjects, nice range of staff members from various backgrounds, pretty good facilities available.

Negatives: They don’t cater to anyone who isn’t available to study full time which means if you are working in the field you basically have to put uni on hold. There aren’t any classes available outside 9-5 a...

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June 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: - great faculty members. Tutors and lecturers are very knowledgeable. Most are working in the field which helps immensely.
- broad range of subjects to choose from including interdisciplinary subjects - ie subjects from other built environment degrees.
- nice uni and well maintained campus which is underdoing a...

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June 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: The course is a well-rounded masters to accompany the undergraduate degree in architecture. UNSW have made efforts to include specialisations within the degree to allow you to maximise the two year course. These specialisations include Housing, Social Agency, Urban Planning and High Performance. The teaching staff ...

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February 2018
Year completed 2018

The course is tailor made to your choices. The student has the right to choose the subjects taken in the course. The master of architecture also has four different streams, so one can choose a variety to learn from. It also allows the student to choose electives from sister courses in the built environment.

The course cou...

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