Edinburgh Napier University Architectural Technology

Edinburgh Napier University Architectural Technology

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BSc/BSc (Hons)Architectural Technology

Undergraduate, Full-Time

This industry-focused course provides you with the skills required for employment in this specialist and high-demand industry sector.

Course introduction

An architectural technologist is a specialist in the technological aspects of building design and construction, bridging the gap between design theory and construction practice.

You’ll be responsible for the development and completion of projects, learn to advise on appropriate technology and bring a creative attitude and detail to design, using both graphic and computer-aided drafting techniques.

This course is very creative with plenty of practical experience allowing you to develop your design skills.

Tuition fees
Students from2016/172017/18
England Wales and Northern Ireland£9,000£9,000

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  • Duration:

    4 years for honours degree

  • Award:

    BSc/BSc (Hons)

  • Location:

    Merchiston campus

Edinburgh Napier University Architectural Technology

MScArchitectural Technology & Building Performance

Postgraduate, Distance Learning

Developed to meet the demands of the modern construction industry, this course incorporates current construction techniques and explores the latest regulatory and commercial issues.

Course introduction

Build on your existing qualifications or experience in this area to develop a good knowledge of architectural technology, building performance and the legislative framework that governs the industry.

The Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists confirms that this is a recognised Masters programme and graduates will meet the Institute’s requirements for Associate Membership, for progression to Chartered Membership.

Identical in duration and content to a part-time course, this option replaces campus attendance with specially developed printed and online learning materials. You can study at your own pace, in your own time.

What you’ll learn

The course offers a well-balanced blend of theory and practice which prepares you for the workplace. You’ll gain a broad understanding of the construction industry and learn how to apply this to create design solutions.