Bachelor

Faculty of Creative Industries


The Bachelor of Architectural Studies will prepare you for a career as a professional architect.

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Description
As the first and only architecture programme in Macao, the Bachelor of Architecture enables students to develop the creative abilities and technical skills necessary to become an effective and respected professional in Macao and internationally. Addressing the full spectrum of relevant technological, urban, economic, environmental, social, theoretical, and historical issues, the curriculum emphasises ethics as well as expertise, requiring students to constantly evaluate the consequences of their work on the built environment and the natural world. Topics range from contemporary digital design techniques to architectural heritage preservation, and the entire programme is founded on an appreciation of the importance of sustainability and resource conservation.

Recommended prior knowledge
Students should have a strong interest in design and the built environment. A portfolio of creative work is required for application to the programme.

Typical Duration
4 years full-time (day) programme

Teaching Medium
English / Portuguese / Chinese

Total number of credits for graduation
148

Campus
Green Campus

Programme’s Government Approval (In Chinese and Portuguese only) (Click here)

Calendar
September to May

Weekly schedule
approximately 20 hours each week
Mondays to Fridays
09:00 to 18:30

USJ Architecture Programme Catalog 2015

Published on: 2015-08-27 14:26:20

As the first and only architecture program in Macau, the University of Saint Joseph curriculum adheres to international standards while remaining relevant to our specific

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Key Features

Design studios and lecture-based modules are taught by a mixture of local faculty members and eminent visiting professors. All are internationally recognized professionals, providing the opportunity to develop architectural skills in a global context.

Approved by the Macao government, this degree leads to a career of architectural-related professions.


Typical Career Options

• Architectural assistant

• Teaching assistant

• Architectural renderer


Study plan & description of modules

Students must complete all the following modules

Please click on any specific module to see its description.


Modules

Year 1 Bachelor
LMA201
3.00 credits
LMA202
3.00 credits
LAT201
2.00 credits
LCO102
2.00 credits
LAR104
3.00 credits
LAR103
3.00 credits
Year 2 Bachelor
LAR246
6.00 credits
LCO103
2.00 credits
LAR243
6.00 credits
Year 3 Bachelor
LAR307
6.00 credits
LAR309
2.00 credits
LCO106
2.00 credits
LAR308
2.00 credits
LAR303
6.00 credits
LAR214
3.00 credits
Year 4 Bachelor
LAR404
6.00 credits
LAR405
2.00 credits
LAR403
2.00 credits
LCO108
2.00 credits
LAR211
3.00 credits
LAR401
6.00 credits
Others
ENG101
3.00 credits
ENG104
2.00 credits
ENG103
3.00 credits
ENG102
2.00 credits
Others
ENG107
3.00 credits
ENG108
2.00 credits
ENG106
2.00 credits
ENG105
3.00 credits
Others
PTG104
2.00 credits
PTG103
3.00 credits
PTG102
2.00 credits
PTG101
3.00 credits
Others
CHN104
2.00 credits
CHN103
3.00 credits
CHN101
3.00 credits
CHN102
2.00 credits