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MSc Sustainable Building, Performance and Design


Induction timetable

Your induction programme is displayed below.  Please print out a copy and bring with you.

Date Time Event Location Staff
Thursday 17th September
Room JHB 206
09.00-10.00 Enrolment Preparations Headington Road / Gipsy Lane Programme Administrator

10.00-10.30 Introduction to SBPD Headington Road / Gipsy Lane Paola Sassi

10.30-11.15 Introduction to Modules Headington Road / Gipsy Lane Module Tutors

11.15-11.45 Presentation of Personal Profile Headington Road / Gipsy Lane Paola Sassi

12.30-1.00 24-Hour Access Training Headington Road / Gipsy Lane Andy Glass

14.00-15.00 Library Induction Library, JHBB, Headington Road / Gipsy Lane Dan Croft

15.00-16.00 Enrolment Main Hall, Headington Road / Gipsy Lane Admissions
Friday 18th September
Room JHB 206
09.00-11.45 Poster presentations Headington Road / Gipsy Lane Paola Sassi

11.45-12.00 Introduction to Student Support Headington Road / Gipsy Lane Student Support Co-ordinator

13.00-14.00 Workshop Induction Architecture Workshop, John Payne Building, Headington Road / Gipsy Lane Joel Chappell

14.00-16.00 Presentations continued Gipsy Lane Campus, Headington Road / Gipsy Lane Paola Sassi

Pre-semester project and reading list

Before you arrive in September we would like for each of you to complete the following project: Summer Report

Please click here for information about the programme requirements, timetable and work expectations

Please refer to the Pre-programme Reading List for suggested reading.

If you would like to make contact with other applicants, students and staff before joining the programme please join our Facebook group  


Paola Sassi is the Subject Co-ordinator/Academic Adviser for the Sustainable Building: Performance and Design programme. As Academic Adviser, Paola is available to offer academic advice and guidance, which can be anything from discussing your module choices and offering career advice, to recommending what action should be taken if you're experiencing academic problems. You can contact Paola at, to +44 (0) 1865 483209, or in Room AB3.10 .

Student Support Co-ordinators are available to offer advice and guidance on both personal and academic issues. You can find contact details for your department SSCs here

Kathleen O'Donnell oversees all of the Postgraduate programmes within the School of Architecture in her role as Postgraduate Programme Leader. You can contact Kathleen at, +44 (0)1865 483071, or in Room AB3.13 .

Additional Information

There will be one or two optional UK field trips in addition to the major field trip which is likely to cost around £400. The first optional UK trip will cost £140, a potential second single day trip will cost in the order of £20-£30.

In addition to field trip costs, recent graduates have suggested a sum of £200-£300 per year is required to cover materials and printing costs during the taught Diploma stage and a further £100-£200 for the MSc dissertation printing and binding.

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