Master of Design (Sustainable Design)

Study Discipline: Architecture & Design
Study Programme Details
City: Adelaide
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree

Duration

24 Months

Scholarship Available

Yes

Language

English

About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey in design with our Master of Design (Sustainable Design). Gain advanced design and research skills, delving into emerging materials, new technologies, and sustainability. Immerse yourself in hands-on learning within our custom-built campus workshops and studios. Work on real-life projects, acquiring valuable practical experience. Use this qualification as a stepping stone to further study, including PhD studies. Benefit from our extensive networks and relationships with industry, government, and communities, both locally and internationally. Join UniSA, ranked in the Top 5 in Australia for Art and Design facilities.

Overview

This hands-on postgraduate qualification provides a comprehensive understanding of sustainable design thinking in the evolving world of design. Balance sustainable design theory with practical application, refining your craft and design skills. Explore emerging materials, new technologies, and Indigenous Knowledges, guided by your undergraduate training. Develop advanced research skills, graduating with the cognitive skills needed to review and analyze research.

Admission Requirements

Successful completion of a Bachelor degree or Graduate Diploma from a recognised higher education institution, or equivalent, in a related discipline. Applicants must also submit a portfolio of work, curriculum vitae and a written statement of intent.

Applicants who have completed the Graduate Diploma in Design from the University of South Australia are eligible to enter the program with 1.0 EFTSL Advanced Standing and complete the program in 1 year of full time study or equivalent part time study, and are not required to submit a portfolio of work and statement of intent.

Applicants who have completed a Master of Architecture are eligible to enter the program with 1.0 EFTSL Advanced Standing and complete the program in 1 year of full time study or equivalent part time study. Applicants must also submit a portfolio of work, curriculum vitae and a written statement of intent.

Applicants who have completed a Bachelor (Honours) degree in a related discipline are eligible to enter the program with 1.0 EFTSL Advanced Standing and complete the program in 1 year of full time study or equivalent part time study. Applicants must also submit a portfolio of work, curriculum vitae and a written statement of intent.

Related design disciplines include: architecture; interior architecture; industrial design; furniture design; planning and urban design; contemporary art.

  • IELTS total [6.5]
  • Research Studio 1 (GRAP 5005) – 9 credits
  • Research Methods (Creative) (CREA 4004) – 4.5 credits
  • Nature, Culture, and Sustainability (ARCH 6005) – 4.5 credits
  • Research Studio 2 (GRAP 5006) – 9 credits
  • Principles of Sustainable Design (ARCH 6006) – 4.5 credits
  • Business Practice for Artists and Designers (VSAR 5006) – 4.5 credits

AUD$ 36,100 per annum

Future Career Outcomes

Explore real-world examples of successful alumni, understanding industry demands and how the program aligns with them. Highlight the development of skills relevant to the dynamic job market.

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