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Postgraduate | CUR-MAA620 | 2023

Architectural Practical Experience

Course information for 2023 intake

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Study method
Online & on-campus
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

Start dates

  • 27 Nov 2023
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About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. gain an understanding of the workings of an architectural practice
    2. understanding stages of Architectural project from inception to delivery and post occupancy
    3. demonstrating professionalism at work place.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • CUR-MAA-MAS-2023 - Master of Architecture


  • CUR-FAST-MAS-2023 - Fast track your Curtin on campus study (Postgraduate)

Additional requirements

  • Placement requirements - As part of this core subject, students need to complete 100 hours of internship in a host organisation (E.g. Architectural practice, Government organisation, construction company, etc.). Students are strongly encouraged to start looking for their own placement early, however the School will offer limited placements through a competitive, merit-based EOI process. After an initial agreement from a host organisation, students must contact to allow the School to follow-up and process legal arrangements. Individual Student meetings may be held with Unit Coordinator, as required.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees

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Master of Architecture