University College Cork


Course Name Architecture
Course Provider University College Cork
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Cork Campuses, MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code MEAT
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) Cork City
Qualification Letters MArch
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 11 September 2023
Application Date

Expand+The closing date for non-EU applications is 30 June 2023

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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee

Expand+The EU fee for this course is €6,630 (plus an additional approx. fee €450 for an overseas field trip).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €23,100 (plus an additional approx. fee €450 for an overseas field trip).

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Entry Requirements

Expand+Candidates must meet the following criteria:

(a) Hold a BA/BSc (Hons) degree in Architecture, awarded on the equivalent of not less than 240 ECTS credits, from an accredited school of architecture, passed at Second Class Honours Grade II or highe...

Course Summary This full-time course, extending over 12 months, has been designed to provide a qualification in architecture under the Building Control Act 2007. This qualification is required by the Royal Institute of Architects of Ireland (RIAI) before starting a minimum period of post-qualification supervised practical experience in preparation for the RIAI Examination in Professional Practice, Registration and/or RIAI Membership.
Course Content

Expand+Our Master of Architecture programme is offered by the Cork Centre for Architectural Education (CCAE) at UCC in conjunction with the Munster Technological University (MTU).

Course Content
During your study, you will be introduced to a diverse pro...

Subjects Taught


The course is arranged over three teaching periods during the academic year (September to September). You will take modules to the value of 90 credits as follows:

AT6011 Design Research: Cultures and Context (5 credits)
AT6012 Design R...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
On graduating from the course you will have the ability to think critically about architecture. You will be able to form studies involving advanced spatial analysis, and develop innovative architectural design. You wil...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr Jason O'Shaughnessy
+353 (0)21 420 5684
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