About Us

At UNSW Built Environment we develop global leaders in architecture, planning and construction.

Connecting world-class knowledge with leading practice, we equip you for an outstanding career.

Overview

The Built Environment faculty offers you access to two schools, the Australian School of Architecture and Design and the Australian Graduate School of Urbanism.

The Australian School of Architecture and Design (ASA+D)

The Australian School of Architecture and Design is the most comprehensive built environment school in Australia with a complete range of professional disciplines, including:

Learn from the academics and industry specialists: At the Australian School of Architecture and Design you will be taught by highly acclaimed academics and industry based specialist staff, ensuring you learn from the leaders in the fields of teaching, research and innovative practice.

As a graduate you will be acknowledged for your high level of employability and excellent career pathways recognised through national and international professional development.

Explore your creativity: The design studio is central to the curriculum of many of the Australian School of Architecture and Design. You will have access to a purpose-built, natural light filled studio spaces located in the Red Centre, Old Main and Square House buildings. These studios act as core spaces for the design courses across the various disciplines where you will explore your creativity.

Have your work on display: As a student your work may often be selected for public presentation and exhibition, enhancing the connection of our teaching and learning programs with real world experiences. These experiences help foster future career opportunities as well as give you highly developed professional skills.

 

The Australian Graduate School of Urbanism (AGSU)

The Australian Graduate School of Urbanism is the research engine of Built Environment, connecting our work with industry, government and the broader community.

Urban research is by nature interdisciplinary and to complement this research, you will have access to a suite of post professional degree programs giving you the opportunity to engage in high level further education, emphasising the development of leadership skills:

Be equipped to drive and manage industry change: The focus is on program content to ensure you are equipped to drive and manage industry change through advanced applications of analytical tools and cutting edge research.

Study with flexibility: The Australian Graduate School of Urbanism continues to be flexible, practical and adaptable, offering educational and research solutions relevant to the major issues facing cities and development in Australia and in a global context.
 

Page Last Updated: 24 Sep 2014