Bachelor Degree in Architecture in England in United Kingdom

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BArch (Hons) Architecture

Nottingham Trent University: Architecture, Design and the Built Environment
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 United Kingdom Nottingham

Architects take their ideas and dreams and design them into reality. On this Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) accredited course we will support you to find your own design approach, whilst equipping you with the skills and knowledge to tackle issues related to the built environment. [+]

Bachelors in Architecture in England in United Kingdom. BArch (Hons) Architecture Architects take their ideas and dreams and design them into reality. On this Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) accredited course we will support you to find your own design approach, whilst equipping you with the skills and knowledge to tackle issues related to the built environment. Prescribed by the Architects' Registration Board (ARB) and validated by the RIBA, this course you will give you the opportunity to: Work on live briefs set by real clients Complete your Part 1 in Architecture en-route to becoming an architect Join a teaching and learning culture allied to that of professional architecture practice Have the opportunity to go on trips to the UK and abroad as part of your course fees Work in professional-standard facilities and studios alongside a dedicated model making studio Hear from guest lecturers in our Trent Talks series Participate in regional, national and international competitions. Excellent student satisfaction - 96% of students who graduated in 2016 were satisfied with the course and teaching methods. (Student Satisfaction Survey 2016) Work alongside the RIBA in a mentoring programme in your final year You will learn to communicate your ideas through drawing, and exploring spaces through model-making and 3D visualisation. In our studio-based environment, you’ll create imaginative and practical designs combined with essential project co-ordination problem-solving skills. We combine a hands-on, project-driven approach covering all the important aspects of Architecture – linking urban design and sustainability with theory and business practice. This is delivered through group projects, study trips, briefs from industry will give you the complete package of skills, knowledge, and experience to take the first step in your career. What you'll study A series of practical and theoretical projects in a variety of spatial, social and cultural situations. The purpose of these projects is to align architectural concepts, thinking and values with current architectural thought and practice. Projects involve strategic thinking and creative imagination, attention to detail, traditional and digital forms or representation, public presentation and reviews. How you’re taught Based on 40 hour weeks during term time, you will spend approximately 12 hours per week in scheduled learning. This includes lectures, supported by smaller group sessions including: seminars tutorials workshops. You will also be involved in self-directed project work with the support of NOW, our virtual learning environment. Outside of timetabled sessions you will need to undertake self-directed independent study. This will include preparing for lectures, researching, completing coursework, developing a portfolio and directed reading to expand your knowledge. The course is supported by external professional practitioners ensuring that your learning is continuously enhanced through exposure to real world perspective in the newest and fastest growing degree subjects within the built environment sector. International opportunities Second year students on all courses have the opportunity to undertake an overseas trip in an European city. Recent trips have seen BArch (Hons) Architecture visiting Rotterdam. The trip, that is included in the course fees, allowed students to visit four potential sites as basis for their final year project. How will I be assessed? You will be assessed through a mix of coursework, eTests and practical methods. The coursework will make up the majority of your assessment and will consist of group and individual projects, reports, presentations, essays and a portfolio. Careers and employability Through working on real projects from industry, field work and regularly updated course content you will be prepared to succeed in the architecture industry. You will be equipped with cores skills required including design skills, knowledge and attributes that you will carry with you for the rest of your professional career. Where do Architecture graduates from NTU work? NTU has a strong architecture alumni community with many graduates working in senior positions in leading national and international companies. Recent graduate destinations have included: Foster + Partners Terry Farrell and Partners Dixon Jones Benoy Hill Holt Wood LA Architects Pinnacle Architecture ltd Frankland and Ellis Architects Anthony Rickett Architects RGP Architects Balfour Beatty Graduates have gone on to get roles as: architects architectural assistants design team members Becoming an architect To become a qualified Architect you will have to complete the Part One, Part Two and Part Three examinations through the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). You can find out more information on what this means on the RIBA website. You can complete the Part Two at NTU by studying our MArch Architecture course. Employability Team Our friendly, experienced careers consultants will work closely with you at every stage of your career planning, providing personal support and advice you won't find in a book or on the Internet. You can benefit form this at any time during your studies and up to three years after completing your course. Entry requirements UK What are we looking for? A-levels – BBB; or BTEC Extended Diploma – DDM; or 120 UCAS Tariff points from three A-levels or equivalent qualifications; and GCSEs – English and Maths grade C. Submission of work You will be asked to submit examples of work to showcase your art and design abilities. For more information about what we look for in your portfolio, download our BArch (Hons) Architecture submission of work guide. The UCAS Tariff The UCAS Tariff has changed for 2017 entry. In the new tariff, the numbers awarded to qualifications are very different. So, whereas previously a B at A-level was worth 100 points, in the new tariff it is now 40 points. Sound confusing? Don’t worry. We’ve created this calculator to help you work it out. Getting in touch If you need any more help or information, please email our Admissions Team or call on +44 (0)115 848 4200. International If you hold international qualifications, take a look at the alternative qualifications we accept for this course. What are we looking for? A-levels – BBB; or BTEC Extended Diploma – DDM; or 120 UCAS Tariff points from three A-levels or equivalent qualifications; and GCSEs – English and Maths grade C. Submission of work You will be asked to submit examples of work to showcase your art and design abilities. For more information about what we look for in your portfolio, download our BArch (Hons) Architecture submission of work guide. The UCAS Tariff The UCAS Tariff has changed for 2017 entry. In the new tariff, the numbers awarded to qualifications are very different. So, whereas previously a B at A-level was worth 100 points, in the new tariff it is now 40 points. Sound confusing? Don’t worry. We’ve created this calculator to help you work it out. Getting in touch If you need any more help or information, please email our Admissions Team or call on +44 (0)115 848 4200. [-]

Bachelor in Architecture

Norwich University of the Arts
Campus Full time August 2017 United Kingdom Norwich

Buildings are metaphors for cultural and economic accomplishment and societies are often measured by the nature of their existing or surviving architectural achievements. The BA (Hons) Architecture [+]

BA ArchitectureBuildings are metaphors for cultural and economic accomplishment and societies are often measured by the nature of their existing or surviving architectural achievements. The BA (Hons) Architecture degree course at NUCA encourages students to investigate the local as a means to understanding the global.We offer students the opportunity to study the subject within an art and design faculty in an architecturally distinguished location. The course addresses the key processes relevant to the planning, design and construction of buildings and other architectural structures and spaces.NUCA has a long established reputation as a leading institution for design education and Architecture students will benefit from this expertise. The course promotes the importance of designing fit-for-purpose and fit-for-use structures informed by contemporary environmental, material and historical factors relevant to the industry. The course exploits its geographical setting to enrich students’ learning experience by engaging with aspects of the regional environment that have resonance on a global scale.The historic city of Norwich forms the backdrop to the course, offering numerous examples of fine architecture from medieval to contemporary, which students access for reference and inspiration. The course specifically acknowledges the importance of architectural setting and 'sense of place'.We have strong links to local and regional architects practices and during their studies students will have the opportunity for internships and industry set live briefs. A series of professional guest lectures from architects, artists and designers will complement the course to ensure a professional relevant education. Technical and making skills are a key component of the curriculum; these are integrated into creative projects to enable students to learn through experience.The course specialises in enabling students to design buildings and spaces with an understanding of conservation along with environmental and global regeneration considerations. Students are taught to respond to patterns of migration and population that have influenced architecture and the demands from tourism, housing, transportation and light-industry.... [-]


Bachelor of Applied Science - Architectural Science

Kilroy Norway
Campus Full time 3 years

Architecture is much more than simply providing good building design. As an architect, you will be involved in the design of quality environments in which people live, work and play. There are many [+]

Bachelor of Applied Science - Architectural Science

Awarding Body:

Curtin University

Architecture is much more than simply providing good building design. As an architect, you will be involved in the design of quality environments in which people live, work and play. There are many different architectural specialties and you could find yourself involved in urban design, environmental research, building conservation, heritage matters or community development.

This course will provide you with an understanding of both the practical and theoretical sides of architecture. The design of buildings, technical aspects of building construction and how architecture relates to people and how they live are all covered in depth. You will also discover how to effectively communicate your architectural ideas through written and spoken reports, photographs, drawings, models and electronic media.... [-]