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view 31/1/2005 KELLER, Ed/ Hernan DIAZ ALONSO/ Tapio SNELLMAN Communications/DRL Digital Media Workshop 126 mins
view 31/1/2005 WARD, David Face to Face - Looking at Paintings - Part 2 68 mins
view 27/1/2005 BENJAMIN, Andrew From Splines to Lines: Framing Pictures, Transcending Marks 4/8 74 mins
view 26/1/2005 BENJAMIN, Andrew From Splines to Lines: Drawing a Line - Freud and the Drawn Unconscious 3/8 76 mins
view 25/1/2005 BENJAMIN, Andrew From Splines to Lines: Philosophy's Line 2/8 74 mins
view 24/1/2005 BENJAMIN, Andrew From Splines to Lines: Series Introduction 1/8 89 mins
view 24/1/2005 WARD, David Face to Face - Looking at Paintings - Part 1 89 mins
view 20/1/2005 SmartGeometry SmartGeometry: Towards a New Paradigm of Architectural Design 82 mins
view 19/1/2005 Atelier BOW-WOW Atelier Bow Wow at the AA, 19.1.2005 77 mins
view 18/1/2005 WIRELESS LONDON & THE AA: Amin MEDOSCH/Usman HAQUE Civic Communications 90 mins
view 7/12/2004 GORMLEY, Antony Lecture 98 mins
view 2/12/2004 VESELY, Dalibor Contemporary Architecture at the Crossroad 112 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.