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  Date Name Title Run time
view 30/4/1992 VARIOUS Robert Adam Symposium 1/2 120 mins
view 30/4/1992 VARIOUS Robert Adam Symposium 2/2 75 mins
view 11/3/1992 Herbert Fecker, Makoto Saito, Juhani Pallasmaa James Stirling Memorial at the AA 1/2 78 mins
view 11/3/1992 ST JOHN WILSON, Colin James Stirling Memorial at the AA 2/2 54 mins
view 28/2/1992 CORTES, Pepe; ARRIBAS, Alfredo Barcelona Symposium 1/2 102 mins
view 28/2/1992 Deyan Sudjic, Enric Miralles, Oscar Tusquets Barcelona Symposium 2/2 78 mins
view 11/11/1991 MOSS, Eric Owen Which truth do you want to tell? 86 mins
view 8/8/1991 OUTRAM, John London as a Mythological Landscape 97 mins
view 7/8/1991 JIRICNA, Eva Presentation: Eva Jiricna Architects 34 mins
view 3/8/1991 ARRIBAS, Alfredo Projects from 1986-1991 116 mins
view 2/8/1991 SMITHSON, Peter Economist Building 68 mins
view 1/8/1991 ALSOP, Will If It Works It's Out Of Date 96 mins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.