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view 25/4/1997 Chrissie Iles, Michael Newman, Judith Goddard Architecture 2: Repetition 1/2 36 mins
view 24/4/1997 LIBESKIND, Daniel Out//Of=History 88 mins
view 22/4/1997 GRAHAM, Dan Pergola 3 mins
view 22/4/1997 GRAHAM, Dan Architecture2 116 mins
view 13/4/1997 HUNT, Anthony Engineer and Construction: Diploma TS 80 mins
view 11/3/1997 KRISCHANITZ, Adolf Architecture is the Difference Between Architecture 85 mins
view 10/3/1997 SHEPEARD, Paul The Cultivated Wilderness 60 mins
view 5/3/1997 ROBBINS, Edward Space, Spatiality and Postmodernity: Myths and Mystification 85 mins
view 4/3/1997 BEHNISCH, Gunter Building for the New Art Academy in Berlin 93 mins
view 3/3/1997 CHIPPERFIELD, David Recent Work 95 mins
view 28/2/1997 WENTWORTH, Richard Repatriating the Fig 67 mins
view 28/2/1997 COUSINS, Mark Conservation: Victims And Politics 11/15 65 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.