IE Master in Architectural Design

  • 08 Mar 2013
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This innovative post-graduate program is aimed at professionals who wish to play a leading role in cross functional teams engaged in architectural and urban design.

It covers five areas:
·Architectural Design
·Building and Energy Technologies
·Urban Studies
·Contemporary Culture
·Architectural Management

The program is designed to last one year, with rotations between  and Barcelona and provide its students with exposure to the cultural and urbanistic design paradigms which characterize both cities. It is infused with the entrepreneurial and leadership spirit that defines the IE Business School programs. The curriculum integrates hands on design and theory in an environment that invites open experimentation and professional relationships.

In addition to the core curriculum, the Master in Architectural Design Academic Advisors offer an international network of professionals and contributors that ensures the program figures prominently within the context of current international architectural debates. More after the break.

IE Master in Architectural Design Academic Advisors:

Iñaki Ábalos (Abalos + Sentkiewicz Architects, Madrid/Cambridge MA)
Stan Allen (Stan Allen Architects, New York)
Branko Kolarevic (Faculty of Environment Design, University of Calgary)
Bijoy Jain (Studio Mumbai Architects, Mumbai)
Josep Lluís Mateo (Mateoarquitectura, Barcelona/Zurich)
Agustí Obiol (Bomainpasa, Barcelona/Madrid)
Michael Speaks (College of Design University of Kentucky, Lexington KY)
Lu Wenyu (Amateur Architecture Studio, Hangzhou)
Sarah Whiting (School of Architecture Rice University, Houston TX)

In parallel to the program, the IE “MADes Conversation & Lecture Series”, held at Círculo de Bellas Artes in Madrid, serves as a forum for students to participate in open discussions between scholars, critics, independent professionals, entrepreneurs, curators and cultural activists. Lecture participation counts towards course credits.

IE Master in Architectural Design is now accepting applications.

For more information contact: admissions.architecture@ie.edu 

Visit: www.ie.edu/mades 

Cite: Jordana, Sebastian. "IE Master in Architectural Design" 08 Mar 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 20 Aug 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=341972>

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    FInaly a master programme that make some sense. Not just a way of pushing by two year the time to enter active life. I’m not saying that everyone hated master before this one, don’t get me wrong. But i’m just thinking that this master is the first i’ve seen that have been design to integrate what architecture studies is all about.

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