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view 9/3/2012 KELLY, Mary Dialogic Space Artist Talks Series organised by Parveen Adams 97 mins
view 8/3/2012 Piers Heath, Foster + Partners Environmental Design Response 57 mins
view 8/3/2012 TEHRANI, Nader From Office Da to NDAAA Designing Fabrication series curated by Alan Dempsey 99 mins
view 7/3/2012 SALTER, Peter The Walmer Road 82 mins
view 2/3/2012 COUSINS, Mark The Poetics of Cliché - 8/9 55 mins
view 2/3/2012 SALA, Anri Artist Talks Series organised by Parveen Adams 97 mins
view 28/2/2012 D'HOOGHE, Alexander and Luk PEETERS Suburban Formology: Forms to organise infrastructural logistics, hosted by Chris Lee 85 mins
view 27/2/2012 BAIER, Franz Xaver Spatial existence and architecture, organised by First Year Studio staff 55 mins
view 27/2/2012 SALTER, Chris Enabling Guest Lecturer Series - Entangled Organised by Theo Spyropoulos 97 mins
view 23/2/2012 Reinhard KROPF & Helene STANGELAND Helen & Hard Designing Fabrication series organised by Alan Dempsey 77 mins
view 22/2/2012 Sharp Sparks: AA Students History and Theory Told from the Stage 72 mins
view 21/2/2012 PORTA, Eloy Fernandez My Subculture Produces More Sentimental Capital Than Yours: On feeling rules and masculinity codes in alternative cultures 97 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.