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view 22/5/2009 VARIOUS AAIS Symposium: Inter-professional Work 1/2 78 mins
view 21/5/2009 MAYER, Jurgen H Vorwand 50 mins
view 19/5/2009 Catharine Patha, Tanja Siems, Theo Lorenz, Maria Mingallon, Mohammed Makki, Alexandra Papadakis Salon Conversations 1/3: Collaborations 'It was the best of times, it was the worst of times' 75 mins
view 15/5/2009 VARIOUS What is Cinematic Architecture? 1/3 59 mins
view 15/5/2009 VARIOUS What is Cinematic Architecture? 2/3 49 mins
view 15/5/2009 VARIOUS What is Cinematic Architecture? 3/3 52 mins
view 14/5/2009 STIERLI, Martino Learning from Las Vegas 65 mins
view 11/5/2009 HEBBELINCK, Pierre 311 Methods 84 mins
view 8/5/2009 TOORN, Roemer van Learning from Free Indirect Discourse: Aesthetics as a Form of Politics 85 mins
view 1/5/2009 SCOTT BROWN, Denise and Robert VENTURI Presentations and Discussion 2/2 55 mins
view 1/5/2009 SCOTT BROWN, Denise and Robert VENTURI Presentations and Discussion 1/2 55 mins
view 30/4/2009 SCOTT BROWN, Denise Learning from Bob and Denise 1/2 79 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.