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  Date Name Title Run time
view 29/11/1995 RIEGLER, Florian & RIEWE, Roger Conditioned Openess 60 mins
view 27/11/1995 COYNE, Richard Digital Disclosure 63 mins
view 24/11/1995 COSGROVE, Denis Space for Landscape 37 mins
view 20/11/1995 MORAVANSZKY, Akos The Smooth and the Tattooed 80 mins
view 16/11/1995 THOMAS, Neil & APICELLA, Lorenzo Technology in practice: The secret of lightness 22 mins
view 15/11/1995 BARKOW, Frank and Regine LEIBINGER Berlin Works 35 mins
view 14/11/1995 MIMRAM, Marc Recent Work in the Structural World 83 mins
view 7/11/1995 MOURA, Eduardo Souto de Recent Work 89 mins
view 2/11/1995 FERNANDEZ, Keith/Peter CLEGG Breathable Buildings 59 mins
view 1/11/1995 APTER, Emily The Landscape of Photogeny 51 mins
view 31/10/1995 VIDLER, Anthony Warped Space 60 mins
view 30/10/1995 MERTINS, Detlef The Enticing and Threatening Face of Prehistory: Walter Benjamin and the Utopia of Glass 89 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.