Building Performance - Energy Efficiency in Design

Technological University Dublin - City Campus


Course Name Building Performance - Energy Efficiency in Design
Course Provider Technological University Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code DT9773
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major TU Dublin Level 9 NFQ
Apply To Course provider
Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2019
Application Date Closing Date: The general closing date is 30th April 2019. Please note that late applications may be accepted subject to availability.
Duration Part Time - 2.5 Years / 5 Semesters

The programme can be completed over a longer period as a series of modules which combine to form a Postgraduate Certificate, a Postgraduate Diploma and ultimately an MSc.
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Entry Requirements

Expand+The MSc BP(EED) programme is open to the following categories of applicants:

Registered Architects
Professionally qualified architects who are or have been members of the RIAI, subject to interview.

Registered Architectural Technologists

Comment Qualification Awarded: The Dublin Institute of Technology’s major award of MSc in Building Performance (Energy Efficiency in Design) will be awarded to participants who successfully pass the examinations and assessments of the programme.

Location: Dublin School of Architecture, College of Engineering and Built Environment, Linenhall, DIT Bolton Street, Dublin 1
Course Content


Over the past five years the Dublin School of Architecture has developed a range of upskilling programmes in Nearly Zero Energy Building (NZEB) for building design professionals. NZEB is the energy performance standard required under ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Programme Content

The programme is delivered through a series of modules, some in blended online mode supported by workshops every four weeks, some in traditional part time college-based mode.

Semester 1 of the PGCert is delivered through a ser...

Assessment Method The programme is delivered in blended online mode and comprises online and college based modules.

Online modules are assessed through a range of computer based assessments while college-based project modules are assessed through a range of techniques including project work, group work, assignments, and presentations.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities

For building design professionals such as architects, architectural technologists, engineers and building surveyors, an understanding of NZEB will be critical to professional survival. The NZEB standard will apply to all new p...

Further Enquiries Cormac Allen - Assistant Head of School
Dublin School of Architecture
College of Engineering & Built Environment
Dublin Institute of Technology, Bolton Street, Dublin 1
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here