Laurea Specialistica (Master of science-level of the Bologna process) IN ARCHITECTURE (ENVIRONMENT AND LAND)

Academic Year 2009/10

First established in this format in the A.Y. 2003/04

Second School of Architecture

Struttura organizzativa della Facolta

Course Website

Campus: MONDOVI'


Referente del corsox:

Taught in Italian


Duration and location

Duration: 2 years
Location: Via Cottolengo, 29 Mondovi' (CN)
Secretariat: Secretariat Mondovì

Professional profile

A graduate knows in depth history of architecture, tools and ways of representation, theoretical and methodological aspects of basic sciences, technological and structural aspects of contructions. He/She can understand and solve complex architectural problems. His/Her skills to build, transform and modify the environment will improve. His/Her education enables him/her to obtain competence in managing economic and technical aspects related to environmental problems.

Job opportunities

The curricula of this Master of Science (Laurea specialistica) are regulated by CEE instructions; a graduate can work as a freelancer or in responsible activities in public and private bodies dealing with towns and territory and in connection with the main environmental themes.
He/She can plan, design and work towards their realization, co-ordinating the work with other experts in architecture and restoration.

Final exam

1. To be admitted to the final exam the student must have successfully passed all the exams of the program of study.
2. The final exam for the bachelor's degree (Laurea di I livello) consists of a public discussion of a dissertation or of a written thesis. The final exam for the master's degree (Laurea specialistica) consists of a public discussion of a dissertation worked out by the student, under the guidance of a professor. The final assessment of the student is a combination of the average score obtained through all courses attended during his academic curriculum and the score of the final exam.
3. Educational structures decide how the Examining Board, that will give the master's degree (Laurea specialistica), is made up.
4. The Examining Board for the bachelor(Laurea di I livello) is made up of 5 to 7 members, including the President; the Examining Board for the master (Laurea specialistica)is made up of 7 to 11 members, including the President. In both cases most of the members are professors or permanent researchers. The Examining Board can give up to 110 points; honors can be given if the mark is 110 and if all members agree. With the master's degree it is possible to obtain the Dignità di stampa in case the final mark is 110 with honors and all the members agree.

Requisites for admission to the Master of Science (Laurea specialistica)

Bachelors (Laurea di I livello) that give access to this Master of Science (Laurea specialistica):Architecture and Design (II School of Architecture) in Torino andArchitecture and Design (II School of Architecture) in Mondovi'