This is a comprehensive list of lectures at the AA. Most lectures are available online here or on DVD from the photolibrary. Online lectures can be seen here.

  Date Name Title Run time
view 29/11/1999 VARIOUS Nationality and Internationality in Architecture 6/6 76 mins
view 29/11/1999 COLOMINA, Beatriz Privacy and Publicity 63 mins
view 29/11/1999 KOOLHAAS, Rem Parisian Democracies 87 mins
view 29/11/1999 LIBESKIND, Daniel Alexanderplatz Masterplan 63 mins
view 29/11/1999 WILSON, Peter Conflict of Modes of Perception 99 mins
view 29/11/1999 HATTON, Brian NATO 26 mins
view 29/11/1999 ROGERS, Richard Cities 90 mins
view 29/11/1999 SHANE, Graham In conversation with Dennis Crompton 35 mins
view 26/11/1999 COUSINS, Mark Imago: The Vicissitudes Of Mimesis 3/11 51 mins
view 23/11/1999 TZONIS, Alexander Aldo van Eyck 122 mins
view 22/11/1999 KIECKENS, Christian Buildingness 106 mins
view 19/11/1999 CUMMINGS & LEWANDOWSKA Everything 63 mins

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The Architectural Association receives Taught Degree Awarding Powers by the Lords of Her Majesty’s Most Honourable Privy Council.

The Architectural Association (AA), the oldest independent school of architecture in the United Kingdom, is pleased to announce that it has been granted the power to award its own degrees. As of 1 October 2019, the AA has the right to establish new academic programmes and degree awards and is working to create some of the world’s most pioneering courses in architecture to shape and build the future.

Taught Degree Awarding Powers (TDAP) give UK higher education institutions the right to award bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Prospective students worldwide can apply to the AA Foundation Course (Foundation Certificate), Experimental Programme BA(Hons), Diploma Programme (MArch), and nine taught postgraduate programmes encompassing History and Critical Thinking in Architecture (MA), Projective Cities (Taught MPhil) and Sustainable Environmental Design (MSc/MArch), amongst others.

AA Director, Eva Franch said, ‘since our founding in 1847 we have never ceased to create new horizons, institutionally and academically. This is a significant milestone for the AA and demonstrates how we have grown and progressed as an institution that has always valued independence. Receiving TDAP marks a new era for our institution; these are exciting times for the AA. The process has required considerable work from all members of staff and students. I would like to take this opportunity to credit them for this major achievement’.

President of the AA Council, Victoria Thornton added, ‘the TDAP process has recognised our strong governance, academic standards, scholarship and teaching as well as the environment supporting the delivery of taught higher education programmes’.

The School’s application for Taught Degree Awarding Powers was supported by the Architects Registration Board, the Royal Institute of British Architects and The Open University.