Learn about the design of our physical environments, from residential and cultural through to commercial and industrial. From day one, you'll learn with a global perspective and by ‘doing’, including building models, studying professional architects’ projects and learning drawing and digital design.
My passion towards uncovering methods to contribute to human well-being led me to choose architecture as an academic major.
PhD, School of Architecture and Built Environment
Skills and experience employers want
The industry will appreciate your practical experience upon graduation. You’ll also collaborate with construction management students during your course through our unique integrated learning approach – just as you will in the real-world – making you an invaluable candidate for employment
Study with Deakin and we'll help you transform your passion into a successful and rewarding career
Research with us
The School of Architecture and Built Environment operates an interdisciplinary research program. Our staff are active researchers who work with built professions and governments, and on consultancy-based projects. This direct connection gives you the opportunity to be involved, have a rewarding experience, and make a difference.
Our Bachelor of Architecture (Design) is accredited (within Australia) by the Australian Institute of Architects (AIA), Architects Registration Board of Victoria (ARVB) and Architects Accreditation Council of Australia (AACA) when it is followed by successful completion of the Master of Architecture coursework program.
Our Bachelor of Architecture (Design)/Bachelor of Construction Management (Honours) combined degree offers accreditation for the architecture component by AIA, ARVB and AACA when it is followed by successful completion of the Master of Architecture (Design Management) coursework program.
Deakin architecture graduates have worked in China, Dubai, Oslo, Berlin, Malaysia, America, the UK and the Middle East. Organisations that have employed recent graduates include:
- Daryl Jackson Architecture
- Denton Corker Marshall
- Fender Katsilidis Architects
- Elenberg Fraser Architects
- Jackson Clements Burrows Architects
- McGlashan Everist
- Peddle Thorp Architects
What do our students and staff say?
Architecture and built environment – a staff perspective
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Deakin Paper Space Exhibition
A Deakin architecture exhibition featuring outstanding work from architecture and built environment's undergraduate and master's degree students.
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