STUDIO STREAMS

The UNSW Master of Architecture degree is distinctive in offering a well-rounded architectural education, plus the choices of four distinctive streams of specialization, each with a specific focus on how architecture responds to social and environmental challenges :

 
 
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ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN CONDITIONS

EAT CITY

Focusing on the design of buildings and precincts in the context of the contemporary city and its challenges, including the relationship of buildings to the public domain, urban infrastructure and environmental sustainability.

 
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ARCHITECTURE AND HIGH PERFORMANCE TECHNOLOGY

HypAS : HYPERDENSITY ARCHITECTURE

Focusing on the technological challenges of architectural design, including construction systems and methods, integrated solutions to servicing buildings and precincts for low carbon futures embedded in the design process.

 
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ARCHITECTURE AND SOCIAL AGENCY

RESILIENT CITY, RESILIENT NEIGHBOURHOOD

Focusing on the design of buildings and placemaking inn a humanitarian context, including issues of social displacement and alienation, to create inspiring architecture of social value.

 
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ARCHITECTURE AND HOUSING

INTERPRETING HOUSING – INNOVATIONS FOR DWELLING

Focusing on the design of housing and hybrid building types incorporating housing, and the ways in which they contribute to place making.