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  Date Name Title Run time
view 15/2/2001 VAN GESSEL, Michael Garden & Landscape Transformations - A Plea For Non - Design 73 mins
view 14/2/2001 BOOM, Irma Boom on Her Books 86 mins
view 14/2/2001 LIESHOUT, Joep Van AVL 85 mins
view 12/2/2001 RYKWERT, Joseph with Richard Sennett The Seduction Of Place 88 mins
view 11/2/2001 SCHMEING, Astrid German Architecture and its Changing Past 6/9 52 mins
view 11/2/2001 REESE, Matthias German Architecture and its Changing Past 7/9 64 mins
view 11/2/2001 Eyal Weizman, Stefanie and Philip Oswalt, Manuel Herz German Architecture and its Changing Past 8/9 75 mins
view 11/2/2001 Mark Cousins, Astrid Schmeing, Matthias Reese, Philip Oswalt. German Architecture and its Changing Past 9/9 86 mins
view 10/2/2001 Mark Cousins, Werner Sewing German Architecture and its Changing Past 1/9 85 mins
view 10/2/2001 OSWALT, Phillipe German Architecture and its Changing Past 3/9 72 mins
view 10/2/2001 LEACH, Neil German Architecture and its Changing Past 4/9 47 mins
view 10/2/2001 Paul Hirst, featuring Neil Leach, Katharina Borsi, Brian Hatton, Noel Daniel. German Architecture and its Changing Past 5/9 60 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.