University of Wolverhampton

Degree level: Undergraduate

Architecture

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Course summary

The aim of this modern architecture course is to develop graduates able to exploit modern technologies in the Built Environment and able to apply their technical and creative Architectural design skills to provide community relevant structures. This will be done against the backdrop of considering local, national and international environmental requirements. At the end of this course, you will be able to demonstrate a wide range of skills applicable in the architectural field including generating rigorous design proposals, communicating effectively through a range of mediums, evaluating alternative materials and acting professionally as a key part of the construction industry. These skills will provide the foundation to your continuing your career towards becoming a professional architect. You will engage with studio based learning throughout the course and will learn how to implement current and emerging technology into designs whilst fully understanding the larger picture in the context of urban design.

Course details


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
K100
Institution code:
W75
Campus name:
University of Wolverhampton
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Students must usually have studied for a minimum of two years post GCSE level. However, we will consider applications from mature students who do not have two years of post-16 study, where they have relevant work experience. Please see http://wlv.ac.uk/mature for further information. If you've got other qualifications or relevant experience, please contact The Gateway for further advice before applying. International entry requirements and application guidance can be found at http://www.wlv.ac.uk/international/apply English language requirements also apply

Additional entry requirements

Interview

All applicants will be required to attend an interview, where a portfolio of your work will be reviewed and you will have the opportunity to visit our excellent facilities. More information on what we expect from a portfolio can be found at http://www.wlv.ac.uk/about-us/our-schools-and-institutes/faculty-of-science-and-engineering/school-of-architecture-and-built-environment/portfolio-tips/

Portfolio


English language requirements


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
75%
Student satisfaction
80%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Architecture at University of Wolverhampton - UCAS