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International Professional Practice (Part 3) Architecture

International Professional Practice (Part 3) Architecture

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Study mode

Distance without attendance

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

Short Course Certificate

Subject areas

Architecture (General) Health Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

If you've studied architecture, surveying or civil engineering, and have completed RIBA parts 1 and 2, our International Professional Practice (part 3) Architecture course is the final step in becoming a professional architect.

You'll learn about current practice issues, legal and building legislation, and contractual issues in the industry, as well as improving your knowledge of the environment and sustainability, the social and economic side of the construction industry, and honing your practice and project management skills.

When you graduate, you'll be able to apply for the Final Certificate in Architecture (Part 3) ARB/RIBA and practise as a qualified architect.

Accredited by

Once you’ve completed this course, you can apply for the Final Certificate in Architecture (Part 3), which is recognised by the ARB and RIBA. You must already have RIBA Parts 1 and 2, as well as the minimum required practical training, documented in your Professional Experience and Development Record. With your Final Certificate in Architecture, you'll be eligible to join the register of architects held by the ARB.

Careers and opportunities

Once you graduate, you'll have the skills and knowledge to start your career as a professional architect, working either in the UK or abroad. You'll have opportunities in both the public and private sectors, or you could choose to start your own architectural practice.

Career opportunities include:

Architectural design
Interior design
Landscape architecture
Urban design & master planning
Architectural technology
Project Management
Construction Management.

Modules

Topical Research Project (30 Credits) - Core
Practice Management, Law and Contract (30 Credits) - Core
Professional Experience and Practice (60 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

To be confirmed

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

2,600

Entry requirements

Professional status in Surveying, Architecture or Civil Engineering. International equivalent to RIBA part 1 and 2 is essential for entry. A case study project is required.

University information

Over 4,000 postgraduate students call the University of Portsmouth campus home. An ideal choice for postgraduate students, the university has superb research credentials, excelling in areas such as astrophysics, forensics and sports science, with world-leading research groups conducting impactful work into some of the most significant challenges we face in society today. Portsmouth offers over 200 postgraduate degrees, in a wide variety...more

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