• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Specialise in the technical aspects of the design, construction and performance of buildings and discover how you can shape the built environment around you. This Architectural Technology and Design from Leeds Beckett University will give you the flexibility to do just that, at a time and pace convenient for you.

About

You will have the opportunity to tailor your study to your career ambitions and personal interests as you focus on several projects throughout this flexible course. You could choose to explore commercial properties, residential buildings or any structures of particular interest to you. We will help you engage with the creative and technical aspects of the building industry, and you will have access to specialist software, including Revit, Photoshop and InDesign.

The variety and purpose of buildings vary hugely across the world and you will study the latest international practices in architectural technology to inform your learning. You will explore construction technology, construction law and building regulations, enabling you to create comprehensive specifications for the design projects you propose. Your projects will cultivate your individual design flair and you will produce a portfolio of work that will highlight your skills and knowledge as an architectural technologist.

Career

You will graduate this Architectural Technology and Design from Leeds Beckett University with knowledge and skills in architectural technology and design that will be demonstrable by a portfolio of work showcasing your abilities to prospective employers. Architectural technology and design career opportunities exist in architectural practice, construction, building product development, research and client organisations.

  • Architectural Technologist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Construction Law Principles
  • Sustainable Construction
  • Research Methods
  • Defects & Repairs
  • Inclusive Master Planning

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour 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).

General Requirements

  • Applicants should either have at least a second class honours degree or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. 
  • All applications should be supported by a reference, either academic or professional

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    722 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 722 GBP per module and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    722 GBP/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 722 GBP per module and a duration of 24 months.
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Funding

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