Master of Architecture (Research)

Course summary for current students

Year2017 course information
Award granted Master of Architecture (Research)

Waterfront (Geelong)

Cloud CampusYes
Duration2 years full-time or part-time equivalent
CRICOS course code070375M
Deakin course codeS800

Course sub-headings

Course overview

Deepen your knowledge on a chosen topic within the field of architecture through independent, sustained and academically-supervised research.

Undertake a research investigation in architecture and develop advanced skills in critical thinking, analysis and research methodologies under the supervision of internationally-recognised research staff. You’ll produce a written thesis of approximately 60,000-80,000 words.

The School of Architecture and Built Environment specialises in socio-cultural ecology, tectonic ecology and construction ecology themes. You can choose topics from areas including architectural history and theory, environmental building science, professional practice and parametric modelling.

When applying, contact the School for guidance on developing research proposals.

Fees and charges

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