Our Advanced Diploma (NQF Level 7) in Architectural Technology is endorsed by the South African Council for the Architectural Profession (SACAP) and will prepare graduates for emerging opportunities in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Students will be exposed to a holistic architectural education which provides the basis for strong conceptual and practical design skills, rapidly evolving technological competencies, and the formation of architectural ideas into tangible realities. Students will receive practical experience through the Work Integrated Learning Programme during the course, exposure to office practice through our in-house architectural firm and develop sound research capabilities through our research and development department.
Entrance requirements: Diploma in Architectural Technology, Min 60% Aggregate in Diploma year, Admissions portfolio, Any other compatible qualification (NQF 6) to the discression of the Academic Board
Duration: 12 Months
Method of Learning : Full-Time & Part time in Tygervalley – Blended – Online
Career Opportunities: Senior Architectural Technologist, Architectural Technologist, Architectural Designer, Techno-dexterous Designer, Junior Programmer, Junior Researcher, Graphic Designer/Visualisation Artist
Career advancement: Honours & Masters in Architecture at other Public / Private Institution (depending on Admission requirements)
Accreditation: Endorsed by the South African Council for the Architectural profession (in process), CHE (in process)
International certifications: Global Use Licence in AutoCAD 2D & 3D, Revit Architecture