Programme: MLArch

Code Faculty
12252029 Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Credits Duration
Duration of study: 1 year Total credits: 180
Prof AAJ Barker
[email protected]
+27 (0)124204542

Programme information

By virtue of dissertation and examination.

Also refer to G Regulations G.30 to G.40 and G.50 to G.54.

Admission requirements

Candidates wishing to research a topic within the discipline of landscape architecture and who

(i) are in possession of a BL or equivalent degree of four years;


(ii) are in possession of an Honours degree in Landscape Architecture BLHons or equivalent;


(iii) are in possession of a three-year degree with Design as major component and successfully complete supplementary modules with the weighting equivalent of an honours degree as prescribed by the Head of Department;


(iv) are deemed adequate by the Head of Department in consultation with the Dean and obtained (where necessary) the approval of Senate and complying with whatever additional requirements may be prescribed are admitted to the degree Master of Landscape Architecture by research.


Examinations and pass requirements

After a minimum of one year of registration the student submits a dissertation for examination and takes an oral examination of the dissertation in the related field of study.

The Master of Landscape Architecture degree is conferred on a student who has obtained a minimum of 50% for both the dissertation and oral examination.

Research information

G Regulation G.39.12 applies.

Pass with distinction

The Master of Landscape Architecture degree is conferred with distinction on a student obtaining a minimum of 75% in both the dissertation and the oral examination.

The information published here is subject to change and may be amended after the publication of this information. The General Regulations (G Regulations) apply to all faculties of the University of Pretoria. It is expected of students to familiarise themselves well with these regulations as well as with the information contained in the General Rules section. Ignorance concerning these regulations and rules will not be accepted as an excuse for any transgression.

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