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  Date Name Title Run time
view 25/2/2011 Jeff Kipnis and Tobias Rehberger On Art and Architecture 83 mins
view 24/2/2011 ALTAY, Can Exercise in Sharing: Inhabitants, Settings and a Gazette Bedford Press Lecture Series 63 mins
view 23/2/2011 COOK, Peter The Baking; The Lost Art of Architectural Composition 60 mins
view 23/2/2011 VARIOUS AD Typological Urbanism: Projective Cities 1/2 120 mins
view 23/2/2011 VARIOUS AD Typological Urbanism: Projective Cities 2/2 69 mins
view 22/2/2011 LATOUR, Bruno Do Objects Reside in res extensa and If Not Where are They Located? 90 mins
view 16/2/2011 THAM, Bolle and Martin Videgård Out of the Real 84 mins
view 15/2/2011 MINTON, Anna Ground Control 80 mins
view 11/2/2011 COUSINS, Mark Technology and the First Person Singular: Scenography 10/12 60 mins
view 11/2/2011 STEYERL, Hito Artist Talks Series, organised by Parveen Adams 65 mins
view 10/2/2011 COUSINS, Mark Technology and the Subject 9/12 58 mins
view 9/2/2011 COOK, Peter The Mixing The Ingredients Series, sponsored by HOK 65 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.