30 Credits SPRING

Cannot be taken with: ARC592
Pre-requisites: Degree in Architecture (usually 2.1 or above) with RIBA Part 1, or equivalent

ARC550, ARC551

Co-requisites: ARC560, ARC563, ARC564, ARC565, ARC583, ARC584, ARC585, LSC6015

Aims/Description: This module is the fourth of 4 sequential modules that make up the course of studio based design projects that form the core of the MArch course. The development of advanced design skills in the MArch is based on a 'studio' system, with different tutors setting agendas and projects that encompass a diverse range of themes. Specific projects vary on an annual basis, but are chose to develop students skills in design, along with an integrated understanding of technological, environmental and cultural issues.

Restrictions on availability: School of Architecture Students only

Staff Contact: Leo Care
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Tutorials, Problem solving, Fieldwork, Independent Study,
Assessment: Course work

Notes: This module, forming part of the BA (Hons) degree course in Architectural Studies, is recognised and approved by the Royal Institute of British Architects for exemption from Part 2 of the RIBA Examination in Architecture.

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Architecture):

Departmental Home Page
Teaching timetable


The content of our courses is reviewed annually to make sure it's up-to-date and relevant. Individual modules are occasionally updated or withdrawn. This is in response to discoveries through our world-leading research; funding changes; professional accreditation requirements; student or employer feedback; outcomes of reviews; and variations in staff or student numbers. In the event of any change we'll consult and inform students in good time and take reasonable steps to minimise disruption.

URLs used in these pages are subject to year-on-year change. For this reason we recommend that you do not bookmark these pages or set them as favourites.

Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK