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Architectural Practice and Management

Newcastle University

Postgraduate Diploma
12 months
Duration
2000 GBP/year
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About

The Architectural Practice and Management course from Newcastle University is intended for those graduates who hold a Master of Architecture degree (or its equivalent with ARB/RIBA Part II exemption) and who wish to proceed to full professional status with the ability to practice as an architect in the UK.

Overview

Accreditation

The Architectural Practice and Management course from Newcastle University is prescribed by the Architects Registration Board (ARB) and is validated by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) as meeting the standards for the final Part 3 qualification required to practice as an Architect in the UK. Successful completion of the course allows admission to the Register of Architects as maintained by ARB and permits full membership of the RIBA.

Quality and Ranking

We rank in the top 100 for Architecture - QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019

Delivery

The course runs from September to August of the following year (12 months). Teaching is delivered in block sessions (in October, February and May) and attendance at the University is required for a total of 8 days:

  • 3 days in October
  • 2 days in February
  • 2 days in May
  • 1 day in late August/early September for the Oral Examination

Each teaching block includes:

  • lectures
  • seminars
  • student presentations
  • group discussions
  • scenario-based workshops

Assessment is by coursework (2 x 1,000 word essays, 2 x 3,000 word scenario reports, 1 x 2,000 word personal appraisal and 1 x 6,000 word Case Study) and an oral examination.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Service Delivery and Practice Management
  • Legal Framework and Building Procurement
  • Professional Development and Reflection

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

You must hold exemption from the ARB/RIBA Part I and Part II examinations. You should also:

  • have completed at least 12 months practical training
  • be employed in an approved architectural practice or related organisation

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    2000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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