Architecture Urbanism & Climate Action

University College Dublin


Course Name Architecture Urbanism & Climate Action
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code T339
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE: 2023/2024 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:

MSc Architecture, Urbanism & Climate Action FT (T339)
Duration 1 Years Attend Full Time
Deadline Rolling*

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee

Expand+MSc Architecture, Urbanism & Climate Action (T339) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 8830
nonEU fee per year - € 27720

***Fees are subject to change

Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self...

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Entry Requirements - An honours undergraduate degree (NFQ level 8) with a minimum upper second class honours or international equivalent in subjects related to the built environment including architecture, urban design, engineering, environmental sciences, or humanity degrees involving social or natural sciences.

- Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent.
Comment Facilities and Resources
The School of Architecture, Planning & Environmental Policy offers a wide range of group rooms, classrooms, study and studio spaces, a dedicated architecture library and map room, access to fully equipped computer facilities, a building laboratory space with a wide range of equipment including laser cutters and a CNC router, and access to monitoring and simulation equipment in both the Energy and Earth Institutes.
Course Summary The MSc programme equips graduates and returning professionals with specialist skills to respond to the challenge of planning, designing, and actioning a sustainable built environment. The School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy (APEP) brings together four key disciplines to provide a unique graduate learning experience.
Course Content

Expand+MSc Architecture, Urbanism & Climate Action
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)

Urban environments and their buildings are at once both acutely responsible for the climate crisis, and present some of the most achievable solutions. Climate a...

Learning Outcomes

Expand+- Demonstrate advanced knowledge of climate change, its causes and design and policy strategies to mitigate it, particularly related to the built environment.

- Ability to work effectively as an individual, in multidisciplinary teams, to tackle th...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core

Architecture in a Climate EmergencyARCT41210
Linked Research ProjectARCT41230
Urban Resilience and EthicsARCT41240
Climate Carbon Cities ChangeARCT41280
Research for Environmental PolENVP40170

MSc Architecture, Urbanism & Cli...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

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The range of climate change response, and environmental sustainability, related careers is broadening. This sector is set to expand rapidly in coming years. This MSc gives students a unique set of skills to allow them stay ah...

Further Enquiries Katie O'Neill
Contact Number: 01 7161781
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