If you're thinking about a career in architecture, come and see what it's like at the UTS Discover Architecture Summer School.

You'll get to:
-Explore Sydney's CBD and learn how to see it through an architect's eye
-Make models and drawings using advanced digital tools, including architectural software, rapid prototypers, laser cutters and scanners.
-Meet and work with cutting edge architects working at local, national and international levels
-Learn how to think about and design architecture from UTS lecturers and recent graduates
-Meet others interested in a career in architecture.

In its 6th Year, the 2017 UTS DISCOVER ARCHITECTURE short course will use Sydney's central business district as an architectural laboratory. Structured around an intensive design studio learning experience, participants will design, draw and model a range of design proposals.


The UTS DISCOVER ARCHITECTURE short course is primarily aimed at year 11 high school students who are making decisions about what degree to undertake for their university studies. This course is also for those considering a change in career and who would like to experience the design studio culture that makes UTS architecture such a unique learning experience. The course is open to a maximum of 40 students.

Exploiting UTS's central location and employing a range of advanced digital tools, the UTS DISCOVER ARCHITECTURE short course is structured around a diverse range of learning experiences that encompass design studio and computer lab based design exercises, seminars, lectures and field trips. This intensive program is run over two weeks in January 2017. Instructors, lecturers and critics involved in the program include current and past UTS staff and graduates, as well as practitioners drawn from prominent Sydney architectural practices.


Monday 09th January - Thursday19th January 2017.
10am - 4pm daily.

Final exhibition –Thursday 19th January 2017.
5pm – 6:30pm


UTS School of Architecture
Building 6, 702 - 730 Harris Street, Ultimo Sydney

How Much

Summer school fees are $599.00.

This includes the cost of tuition and the drawing and modelling materials for the program.

Please note that this fee does not include day-to-day costs including the cost of meals, or flights and accommodation.

Register Now

Applicants are required to download the
application form ( pdf, doc ) and outline in
300 words why they are interested
in the program.

Once the form has been completed and
returned to the course director by
email, fax or post, approved
applicants will be directed to the
UTS Short Course Portal to complete the
enrolment process. Enrolment is open from the 22nd August 2016. Applications close on 5th January 2017.

For more information contact

Prof. Anthony Burke
Discover Architecture Summer School
PO Box 123
Broadway NSW 2007
ph. 02 9514 8850
fax. 02 9514 8787


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please visit the faculty website and

More information on UTS short courses is available at the UTS Short Courses website.