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  Date Name Title Run time
view 24/2/1976 VARIOUS Individual in an Institutionalized World 1/3 120 mins
view 24/2/1976 VARIOUS Individual in an Institutionalized World 2/3 120 mins
view 24/2/1976 VARIOUS Individual in an Institutionalized World 3/3 20 mins
view 18/2/1976 CHRISTIAN, Anton Work 22 mins
view 12/2/1976 ERSKINE, Ralph Architects on Architecture 147 mins
view 9/2/1976 Paul Shepheard, Will Alsop, Peter Wilson, Jean Sillet Edinburgh Lectures 1/2 122 mins
view 9/2/1976 COOK, Peter/PRICE, Cedric Edinburgh Lectures 2/2 142 mins
view 3/2/1976 PIKE, Alexander Autonomous House 50 mins
view 29/1/1976 COOK, Peter/ Tom HENEGHAN/ Ron HERRON House for a Superstar 60 mins
view 22/1/1976 HICKS, David Interior Decoration and Interior Design 66 mins
view 22/1/1976 FRAMPTON, Kenneth Technology & The Crisis Of Place 1/2 60 mins
view 22/1/1976 FRAMPTON, Kenneth Technology & The Crisis Of Place 2/2 2 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.