Comments about MSc Advanced Architectural Design - At the institution - Edinburgh - Scotland
The MSc in Advanced Architectural Design provides specialist training in design for candidates who already hold a professional architectural degree. The programme aims to expose candidates to a range of cutting-edge approaches, strategies, research and experimentation techniques in architectural design.
Entry Requirements A professional qualification in architecture, usually a five-year programme, with a strong portfolio of design work. Consideration will be given to applicants with a four-year qualification in architecture if they have appropriate experience in professional practice or a related field, such as art, digital design, or industrial design.
MSc Advanced Architectural Design
Graduates of this programme will have the capacity to:
* demonstrate leadership within an architectural design-team context;
* critically evaluate the possible roles architectural design plays within the larger field of cultural production;
* comprehend some of the key consequences digital media have for the conception, design and representation of architecture.
How You Will Be Taught
This programme is structured around a series of design projects, augmented by lecture/seminar-based teaching in digital media and contemporary architectural theory. The programme also involves fieldwork in a selected European city.