Architecture - ARB/RIBA Part 2

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Architecture - ARB/RIBA Part 2
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 76572 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MArch
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year: 2018
Application Date

Expand+Please note: Applications for this course, received after 30th June may not be accepted. A deposit will be required to secure a place.

Postgraduate Taught
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Duration 2 years full-time.

Learning and Teaching
Morning / Afternoon / Evening
The programme contains a compulsory trip in MArch I
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Entry Requirements

Applicants whose primary degree was awarded in the UK:

1. Normally a 2.1 Honours degree in Architecture from an approved RIBA/ARB Part 1 course in a recognised institution. Applicants with a degree in Architecture below 2.1 Honours stand...

Number of Places Places available: 30-45
Comment Architecture highlights
Professional Accreditations
• Architects’ Registration Board (ARB) recognised Part 2 degree - Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) recognised Part 2 degree.

Student Experience
• The programme is an active participant in Erasmus with links to established schools of architecture in Europe. MArch I includes a compulsory, self-funded field-trip, usually to a mainland European city.
Course Content

An exciting, creative Master’s degree with accreditation from the ARB and RIBA, for students with a first degree in architecture who wish to progress their studies to final qualification as a practising architect.

Course Content
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Subjects Taught Year 1 Modules
• M.Arch Studio 1 (30 CATS)
• M.Arch Studio 2 (30 CATS)
• Architectural Research: Humanities
• Dissertation (30 CATS) (project work)
• Architectural Research: Technology
• Dissertation (30 CATS) (project work)

Year 2 Modules
• M.Arch Studio 3 (30 CATS)
• M.Arch Studio 4 (30 CATS)
• Thesis Research (30 CATS)
• Professional Skills (30 CATS)
Assessment Method Assessment
Assessments associated with the course are outlined below:
• Project design work
• Critical design reviews
• Representation
• Research
• Essays
• 6,000-10,000 word dissertation
• Reports
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Prospects
Completion of the MArch constitutes Part II of the RIBA/ARB criteria leading to eligibility to sit Part III, the Professional Examination and registration as an architect in the UK.

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Further Enquiries Colm Moore
Course Director
School of Natural and Built Environment
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