Deadline: 5 July 2019
Through CED-GAP gain the knowledge, skills and connections necessary to excel in the fields that encompass sustainable environmental design. Built for both design majors (architects and landscape architects) as well as students seeking a broader understanding of the built environment, the core curriculum emphasizes sustainability, design, innovation, social equity and the history of cities and landscapes. A key program feature for design majors is the opportunity to take an integrated design studio, while non-design majors enjoy a broad range of classes from across the College.The Berkeley College of Environmental Design’s Global Access Program (CED-GAP) provides unique access to top-notch Berkeley faculty, courses and networks within the innovation ecosystem of the Bay Area and Silicon Valley. The Environmental Design program at the University of California, Berkeley is part of the Berkeley Global Access Programs.
- Introduction to Environmental Design
- Design and Activism
- Special Topics in Architectural Design
- Special Topics in Digital Design Theories and Methods
- Environmental Science for Sustainable Development
Students take 4 courses (12-15 units) per semester. Upon completion, students will receive a transcript from the University of California, Berkeley Extension and a Certificate of Completion from Berkeley’s College of Environmental Design. Programs may also be customized to meet curricular needs of students.
Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).
Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).
Detailed Program Facts
Starting in August 2019
You can apply until: 5 July 2019
- For more details please visit program website.