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view 29/5/1993 VARIOUS Ritual and Display in Venetian Architecture 6/6 26 mins
view 27/5/1993 David Greene; John Frazer; Andrew Walker; Katherine Shonfield; Sean Griffiths; Paul Shepheard; Ed Robbins; John Bold Critical Pleasures: Drawing on a Life A Day in Memory of Robin Evans 1/3 125 mins
view 27/5/1993 Rafael Moneo; Joe Connors; Caroline Constant; Mark Cousins Critical Pleasures: Drawing on a Life A Day in Memory of Robin Evans 2/3 83 mins
view 27/5/1993 Thomas Crow; Eliott Bristow; John Bold Critical Pleasures: Drawing on a Life A Day in Memory of Robin Evans 3/3 83 mins
view 26/5/1993 LIBESKIND, Daniel John Dennys Memorial Lecture: Peh Nun 64 mins
view 19/5/1993 VARIOUS London to Berlin 1/3 93 mins
view 19/5/1993 VARIOUS London to Berlin 2/3 84 mins
view 19/5/1993 VARIOUS London to Berlin 3/3 93 mins
view 6/5/1993 KUROKAWA, Kisho Abstraction-Interrelation From the Age of the Machine to the Age of Life 90 mins
view 4/3/1993 LIBESKIND, Daniel The Politics of Space 41 mins
view 4/3/1993 SAFRAN, Yehuda/Elizabeth Wilson The Politics of Space 80 mins
view 4/3/1993 KIPNIS, Jeff The Politics of Space 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.