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view 15/1/2002 COUSINS, Mark Odysseus and Homecoming 2/3 79 mins
view 14/1/2002 COUSINS, Mark Odysseus and Homecoming 1/3 78 mins
view 29/11/2001 SEJIMA, Kazuyo Recent Work 62 mins
view 28/11/2001 GUSTAFSON, Kathryn Sculpting The Land 106 mins
view 23/11/2001 CRAIG-MARTIN, Michael Work With Architects 86 mins
view 19/11/2001 SOJA, Edward Regions On My Mind 118 mins
view 14/11/2001 PASMORE, John The Developing Process: The Work of Victor Pasmore 55 mins
view 12/11/2001 CELIK, Zeynep Documenting Algeria: Architecture as a Colonial Agency 57 mins
view 6/11/2001 STER-MEIRAZ, Oded & Marta NOWICKA There ain’t no such thing as the ‘real world’ 69 mins
view 2/11/2001 Thomas Schregenberger, Anne Massey, Irne Scalbert As Found: The Discovery Of The Ordinary 1/5 67 mins
view 2/11/2001 Victoria Walsh, Irne Scalbert As Found: The Discovery Of The Ordinary 2/5 44 mins
view 2/11/2001 Alan Sillitoe As Found: The Discovery Of The Ordinary 3/5 75 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 Diploma), 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.