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  Date Name Title Run time
view 8/6/1976 LASDUN, Denys National Theatre/East Anglia Terrace 42 mins
view 21/5/1976 Canterbury School Of Architecture Slide Rules O.K. 60 mins
view 18/5/1976 GRUPPO LABIRINTO Roundtable Discussion 105 mins
view 12/5/1976 SLUTSKY, Robert Architecture Of Cubism 84 mins
view 3/5/1976 ISOZAKI, Arata Recent Work 100 mins
view 22/4/1976 BROCKWAY, Lord Northern Ireland 68, Mayday 75 1/2 40 mins
view 22/4/1976 BROCKWAY, Lord Northern Ireland 68 Mayday 75 2/2 60 mins
view 4/4/1976 SMITHSON, Alison and Peter The Charged Void - Urban Projects 50 mins
view 31/3/1976 MATTHEWS, Peter Work 35 mins
view 14/3/1976 KOOLHAAS, Rem and Elia ZENGHELIS OMA 119 mins
view 12/3/1976 WEBB, Mike Exhibition Lecture 95 mins
view 11/3/1976 STIRLING, James Two German Projects: Dusseldorf & Cologne 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.