Edinburgh Napier University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Architectural Technology

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Course summary

Enrol in an Architectural Technology course that's creative with plenty of practical experience to develop your design and technical skills. An architectural technologist is a specialist in the technological aspects of building design and construction, bridging the gap between design theory and construction practice.This course will teach you the skills required for a successful career in industry, including the fundamentals in building design requirements from development through to completion. You will learn key skills in areas of design and development so that you are proficient in advising on appropriate technology. On completion of this course, you will gain a creative attitude and be skilled in detailing to design, using both graphic and computer-aided drafting techniques. This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) and host the CIAT Centre of Excellence, and is also accredited by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB). Please visit our website for full course and module details.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
K236
Institution code:
E59
Campus name:
Merchiston Campus
Campus code:
M

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3
  • Year 4

Entry requirements

Standard Qualification Requirements

Minimum Year 2 Entry Requirements SQA Advanced Higher - BBC and National 5 Grade C in Maths and English. GCSE A-level - BBB and GCSE Grade C/4 in Maths and English. BTEC Extended Diploma - DDM (Distinction, Distinction, Merit) in a related subject and GCSE Grade C/4 in Maths and English. HNC - Pass in a relevant subject with Grade B in the graded unit. Minimum Year 3 Entry Requirements Irish Ordinary Degree - Pass in a relevant subject with 50% or above at first sitting in all final year subjects. HND - Pass in a relevant subject with Grade B at SCQF Level 8 in all graded units. Minimum Year 4 Entry Requirements Irish Ordinary Degree - Pass in a relevant subject with 60% overall, with minimum 50% at first sitting in all final year subjects.

Minimum Qualification Requirements


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6IELTS 6.0 overall with no component below 5.5.

Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
79%
Student satisfaction
60%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
80%
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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Scotland £1820 Year 1
EU £16425 Year 1
International £16425 Year 1

Additional fee information

For Tuition Fee information please visit the specific course page on our website - https://www.napier.ac.uk/study-with-us/undergraduate
Architectural Technology at Edinburgh Napier University - UCAS