Architecture (M.Arch.)

Architecture (M.Arch.)

Master degree
24 months
Application deadlines: February 1
Application fee: CA$100
Full-time
Intakes: September, January, May
International tuition: CA$25,315
Domestic tuition: CA$10,500

Program overview

The program length is two-years, with a continued focus on experiential learning through design-build and community-design projects. Design studio options include ‘Architecture and Craft,’ ‘Indigenous Design’ or ‘Community Building.’ Two terms are devoted to co-operative education, placing students in design related offices locally, nationally and internationally. The program strives to become recognized nationally for Indigenous Design at the graduate level. Indigenous worldviews and knowledge are present throughout the program, delivered in particular courses and through various community settings. The knowledge and skills gained in the professional program prepares students to enter into the profession of architecture. Graduates can expect to find employment or enter into a variety of related design fields including urban design, community planning, sustainable design, environmental design, or digital fabrication.

Study options

This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

Attention! All documents must be uploaded via MyLaurentian Due to accreditation requirements, all applicants to the MArch Program must have a pre-professional architecture degree (i.e. BAS, BES, BEDS, etc.) Step 1. Contact the Graduate Coordinator or individual faculty member about the possibility of becoming a student. Official transcripts, indicating their previous pre-professional architecture degree* Three references A current curriculum-vitae/resume A 1-2 page letter expressing what area(s) of design you wish to focus upon at the McEwen School of Architecture for graduate work A Design Portfolio showing your creative and design skills, technical knowledge and relevant professional experience. Step 2. An Admissions Committee meets to review the applications. Step 3. The Admissions Committee will review all applications on file and make a decision regarding the suitability of each applicant. Step 4. If approved for admission, the Office of Admissions will send the student an Offer of Admission via MyLaurentian.

Career opportunities

The knowledge and skills gained in the professional program prepare students to enter into the architectural profession, as well as a variety of related design fields including urban design, community planning, sustainable design, environmental design, or digital fabrication.

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