Master in Landscape Architecture

General

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Program Description

Overview

The main objective of the Master in Landscape Architecture is to form professionals with wide technical and scientific background in Landscape Architecture and with the necessary abilities to exercise the profession in Europe, as demanded by the Portuguese Association of Landscape Architecture (APAP) and the International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA Europe) and capable to innovate and to strengthen the scientific research in the key areas of analysis and representation, landscape design project, management and planning of landscape and land.

Course Structure

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Advanced Application of Vegetation in Landscape Architecture

6

15491135

History And Theory Of Landscape Architecture

3

15491136

Advanced Spatial Planning

9

15491137

Urban Landscape Design

9

15491138

Option 1.1

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3

15499000

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Ecological Planning

9

15491139

Cultural Landscape Project

6

15491140

Sustainability Techniques Applied to Design

6

15491141

Theory And Methods Of Landscape Design And Spatial Planning

6

15491142

Option 1.2

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3

15499001

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Environmental Assessment And Landscape Recovery

6

15491143

Dissertation Plan, Project Or Internship

12

15491144

Metropolitan Landscape Design Project

9

15491145

Curricular Unit

ECTS

Code

Opção 2.1

+Show 2 Curricular Unit(s) Contained In The Option Above

3

15499002

Dissertação/Projeto/Estágio

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30

15499006

Career Opportunities

Students who complete this training have an adequate profile to work in companies (landscape architecture, engineering, architecture, consultancy), municipalities, state agencies (such as those related to regional planning and regional development), institutions and associations promoting development, both in the design, planning, and / or landscape management and planning.

Last updated Apr 2020

About the School

The University of Algarve (Portugal) is a young public university, with a student population close to 8,000 and employs over 700 academics. In these last three decades, the University of Algarve has c ... Read More

The University of Algarve (Portugal) is a young public university, with a student population close to 8,000 and employs over 700 academics. In these last three decades, the University of Algarve has consolidated the link established with the regional business and with the public and private organizations, encouraging the transfer of knowledge and contributing to sustainable development with a positive impact across the community. Read less