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Architecture and Environments, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #42 (QS) ,
The Architecture and Environments program at the University of Sydney provides a uniquely broad overview of the built environment through studies in design and architecture, urban planning, sustainability, heritage, building systems and construction and property.

About

During the Architecture and Environments program at the University of Sydney, you will develop a comprehensive understanding of the relationship between architects, urban planners, urban designers, heritage conservationists, property developers, engineers, construction managers and other built environment professionals. Our unique program opens the door to a wide range of professions in the field and provides the skills and knowledge to operate successfully in today's complex and globalised built environment.

Learn the latest techniques through intensive practical, laboratory and studio-based classes. The BAE draws on the full range of the faculty's disciplines and laboratories which include 3D laser cutting, digital fabrication and modelling facilities. Studies will also cover best practice construction techniques, structural principles and building material properties.

Career Pathways

  • Environmentally Sustainable Designer (ESD)
  • Sustainable design advisor/consultant
  • Urban designer
  • Urban planner
  • Architect

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    144 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Design Integration Lab: Energy and the Environment
  • Architectural Technologies
  • BIM and Building Integration
  • Empirical Thinking for the Built Enviroment
  • Architectural Technologies
  • Living Cities
  • Design Elective
  • Design Thinking

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

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  • Minimum required score:

    96

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  • Minimum required score:

    592

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General Requirements

  • CRICOS code: 082879K
  • a secondary education qualification such as the NSW Higher School Certificate (including national and international equivalents), or approved higher education study, including approved preparation courses.

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  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills
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Tuition Fee

  • International

    40000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40000 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    9359 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9359 AUD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Sydney

  • 1882 - 3550 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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