Programme Description

Programme Description

University of Malta

Faculty for the Built Environment

Master of Fine Arts in Architecture
(M.F.A. (Melit.))

(for courses commencing February 2021)


The course shall be offered in areas of study in Built Environment where the Faculty can offer expert guidance and supervision. Applicants interested in pursuing a Master of Fine Arts by Research are to consult with staff members before submitting their application and research proposal.

Semester 2 (February 2021 - June 2021)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

BEN5010 Research Seminar 5 ECTS
BEN5011* Dissertation and Portfolio 85 ECTS

* Work on the dissertation is expected to start in Semester 2 of academic year 2020/21 (February 2021) and continue up to the end of Semester 1 of academic year 2021/22 (January 2022).

This programme of study is governed by 'The General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008' and bye the Bye-Laws for the award of the degree of Master of Fine Arts - M.F.A. - under the auspices of the Faculty for the Built Environment.
Last Updated: 19 February 2021
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