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Professional Practice Architecture (ARB/RIBA Part 3 exemption) PgDip
Kingston University

Professional Practice Architecture (ARB/RIBA Part 3 exemption) PgDip

Key information
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Qualification type

Postgraduate Diploma

Subject areas

Architecture (General)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course focuses on the legal, procedural, professional and managerial competencies needed to engage in architectural practice as an independent and reflective practitioner. The course covers the criteria specified by the Architects Registration Board (ARB) and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) for Part 3. The award offers a qualification prescribed by the ARB.

The Key features are the course consolidates your existing skills and learning. You gain core legal, procedural, professional and managerial competencies; This course is one of continuous assessment over an extended period and offers opportunities for you to critically evaluate your professional experience. The emphasis is on developing the skills required for reflective practice. This is a qualification prescribed by the ARB. The course is validated by RIBA and covers the ARB and RIBA criteria for Part 3. It represents the attainment of the minimum level of competence expected of an architect registered in the UK.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

11 months

Start date

SEP-17

Modules

The aim of this module is to develop the student's critical awareness of the processes involved in delivering architectural projects from design, through to fabrication and completion. Students will explore the relationship between the design process and the construction process and the techniques and criteria for creating, managing and maintaining quality. Students will analyse how different procurement routes and methodologies are evidenced in contract forms and current and future trends for construction as an industry.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course

£3,180

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course

£7,975

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants must have: ARB/RIBA Parts 1 and 2 or exemptions; a minimum of 13 months of approved, logged experience, preferably in the UK; a high level of commitment to the course and support from your employer; and a good level of written and spoken English.

University information

Kingston University was named as one of the ‘top 150 young universities in the world’ by the Times Higher Education publication. Postgraduate students will benefit from Graduate Centres, located at each of the four campuses across the city. There are five faculties making up the university: Faculty of Art, Design & Architecture Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Faculty of Business and Law Faculty of Health, Social Care and...more

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