Duration
4 years
Intakes
Sep Feb
Study mode
Full-time
Tuition fee (entire course)
 
Local students
USD 52,096
RMB 320,000
Foreign students
USD 52,096
RMB 320,000
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

This course introduces design skills and technologies, combining humanities and sciences that influence the built environment, allowing students to acquire necessary skills for architectural design and a wide range of careers. In this programme, students will learn how to design a small building within the wider context of human settlements and environmental concerns.

By the graduations, student will have:

  • developed problem-solving skills in aesthetics, planning, building construction and building performance
  • a broad grounding in design thinking
  • an ability to analyse environmental issues
  • vocational skills
  • a thorough grasp of green building concepts and technical details

Entry Requirements

Preliminary year (year one of four) entry

  • Applicants must be at least 17 years of age at the start of the course.
  • Students from 12-year education systems are normally required to have graduated from High School. Applicants for all degree programmes should have achieved at least four grades B's at GCSE, or an equivalent level qualification.
  • Minimum English language requirement
    • IELTS 5.5 with the writing band no less than 5.0
    • TOEFL (IBT) 71 (minimum 17 in any element)
    • PTE Academic 55 (minimum 51)

Qualifying year (year two of four) entry

  • Students from twelve or thirteen year education systems, or who have studied a recognised foundation course, are not usually required to complete a preliminary year. Instead they may study a three year degree. Year two entry applicants should have achieved a minimum of:
    • GCE A Level: BBB-AAB
    • IB Diploma: 30-34 points
    • HKDSE 544
    • Indian Standard XII 75-85%
    • A recognised foundation programme
    • 1-2 years of study at a recognised institution
    • An international equivalent
  • Minimum English language requirement
    • IELTS 6.5 with the writing band no less than 6.0
    • TOEFL (IBT) 87 (minimum 20 in Speaking and 19 in all other elements)
    • PTE Academic 62 (minimum 55)