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view 10/2/2000 GRAHAM, Sarah Work 58 mins
view 8/2/2000 CONZETT, Jrg Structures - A Personal View of Engineering 91 mins
view 7/2/2000 ZHENGHELIS, Elia and Eleni GIGANTES Recent Projects 72 mins
view 3/2/2000 OLLEY, John The Goulding House 64 mins
view 1/2/2000 WILKINSON, Chris Bridging Art and Science 105 mins
view 25/1/2000 VRIES, Nathalie De MVRDV Fresh 99 mins
view 24/1/2000 MAROT, Sebastien Landscape, Architecture and the Art of Memory 106 mins
view 24/1/2000 REISER, Jesse The New Fineness 78 mins
view 9/12/1999 VARIOUS Paradigm Shifts 1/3 68 mins
view 9/12/1999 VARIOUS Paradigm Shifts 2/3 105 mins
view 9/12/1999 VARIOUS Paradigm Shifts 3/3 111 mins
view 29/11/1999 HAWKING, Stephen Space-Time Reality 58 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.