Programme Structure

Category

Description Credits
Taught Modules
Research Methods Training Modules 3 compulsory modules 100
Subject Study Modules Students will complete 4 taught modules in their selected research area as agreed with the Director of Studies (DoS) 80
Thesis 360
Total Credits Required for Degree Completion 540

Research Methods Modules

Module Code Module Name Credits
RES604 Qualitative research methods and paradigms 30
RES605 Quantitative Methods 30
RES606 Research Design and Planning 40

Subject Study Modules

Core Modules
Module Code Module Name Credits
SDBE601 Advanced Building Performance Modelling 20
SDBE602 Sustainable Architecture: Past, Present and Future 20
Elective modules ( select 2 modules)
SDBE603 Advanced Building Acoustics 20
SDBE604 Advanced Indoor Air Quality and Climate 20
SDBE605 CFD Applications in the Built Environment 20
SDBE606 Environmental Economics and Policy 20
SDBE607 Lighting Performance and Strategies 20
SDBE608 Smart Infrastructure 20
Thesis 360
Total Credits Required for Degree Completion 540

The British University in Dubai

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