Master Degree in Architecture Studies in Africa

Best Masters in Architecture Studies in Africa 2018

Architecture Studies

A masters is awarded to students who have completed postgraduate level study in a specific field of study or area of professional practice while demonstrating a high level of mastery during the process.

Architecture is the process of designing and planning a space or building according to a set of aesthetic, social and environmental guidelines. Because of this, architecture is often divided into categories depending on the overarching style.

Even if you choose East Africa’s mythological, enchanting Tanzania; Senegal, land of teranga or South Africa, with its wide opportunities to soak in and serve, research in Africa will be overwhelming.

Master's in Architecture Studies in Africa

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Master Interior Architecture

Université Centrale
Campus Full time September 2018 Tunisia Tunis

Interior architecture, a major discipline of design, covers all the interior design of private or public spaces. In the wake of architectural training, the interior designer is a leader trained in project management and the organization of work teams, in compliance with both legislation and standards as well as deadlines. and costs. Creator of objects and designer of spaces, his role of master of work guarantees him the consecration of his creations. [+]

Interior architecture, a major discipline of design, covers all the interior design of private or public spaces. In the wake of architectural training, the interior designer is a leader trained in project management and the organization of work teams, in compliance with both legislation and standards as well as deadlines. and costs. Creator of objects and designer of spaces, his role of master of work guarantees him the consecration of his creations.

It is in this context that we offer theoretical and practical training in Interior Architecture to train interior designers, Designers, Project Managers, Project Managers, Creative Directors, Scenographers, Decorators. Today, to be persuasive, the interior designer must be able to immerse his client in the virtual realism of a captivating 3D simulation, by the quality of his decal of the perceptible, disturbing, by his simulacrum of the real. For this, the student must master all the techniques of visual representations and interactivities that provide the new digital interfaces at the crossroads of graphic design and digital technology.... [-]


Master in Urban Studies

University of the Witwatersrand
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The Master in Urban studies is a multi-disciplinary master degree, including courses in Planning, Political Studies, Sociology, and History. The degree is research-oriented and suited for students aiming at developing and consolidating their research skills, for careers involving research in academic, NGO, global institutions or government environments. Most lecturers involved have both a strong academic background and activist experience, and the degree focuses more specifically around issues of urban politics and governance, local democracy and justice, processes and politics of policy-making in Cities of the South. [+]

Applications for 2017 are now closed The Master in Urban studies is a multi-disciplinary master degree, including courses in Planning, Political Studies, Sociology, and History. The degree is research-oriented and suited for students aiming at developing and consolidating their research skills, for careers involving research in academic, NGO, global institutions or government environments. Most lecturers involved have both a strong academic background and activist experience, and the degree focuses more specifically around issues of urban politics and governance, local democracy and justice, processes and politics of policy-making in Cities of the South.

Benefits of the programme A multidisciplinary training to approach complex objects such as cities and urban dynamics A strong research training, with an orientation towards topical political issues for cities of the South / South African cities Curriculum Outline/Modules taught Cities of the South Community Participation in Urban Governance: theories, discourses, and practices Democratic Theory Research Methods & Computer-based graphic skills Elective: Social Movements State and Violence; The Making of Urban South Africa; Municipal Planning; Housing Theories, Policies, and Practices. Closing dates ... [-]

Master of the Built Environment in the Field of Housing (MBE Housing)

University of the Witwatersrand
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

MBE Housing degree engages with housing issues from a multi-disciplinary, internationalist perspective. Its courses explore theoretical, conceptual, social, technical, managerial, legal, financial and planning aspects of housing both in policy and in practice. Through a substantial research component, students are given the opportunity to critically explore a particular aspect of their interest in housing. [+]

MBE Housing degree engages with housing issues from a multi-disciplinary, internationalist perspective. Its courses explore theoretical, conceptual, social, technical, managerial, legal, financial and planning aspects of housing both in policy and in practice. Through a substantial research component, students are given the opportunity to critically explore a particular aspect of their interest in housing.

Benefits of the programme

The MBE Housing develops practical, managerial, analytical, and spatial skills as well as social and cultural sensitivities to meet housing challenges in the unevenly developing world.

Curriculum Outline/Modules taught

Housing Theory Concepts and Policy (20 points) Housing Finance and Law (20 points) Social and Technical Sustainability in Housing (20 points) Management of Existing Housing Stock or Housing Seminar on Upgrading of Informal Settlements (20 points) Research Methods (10 points) Research Report (90 points) ... [-]