You are introduced to the main themes of the discipline: Architectural Design, Structures, Construction, Environmental Design, and the History and Theory of Architectural Design. The programme will concentrate on introducing and developing the key skills, competence and knowledge necessary in architectural education.
You will further develop themes introduced in year one. Increasingly, these themes will be integrated with the design-based modules.
You will develop a thorough understanding of all the key themes and their holistic integration into design projects. Your role within the architectural profession will also be developed as part of the introduction of a further theme in Practice and Management.
Year four involves supervised professional experience.
By the end of the course
You will qualify with a BArch degree, preparing you for a wide range of careers. You may continue with architecture, undertaking a year's supervised professional experience, the two year DipArch, and a further year in industry to achieve professional architect status.
Years Five and Six
For Years five and six, please refer to years one and two of the DipArch K106.