London South Bank University

Course Introduction

This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) and the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB). The Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) is an internationally'recognised organisation representing professionals working and studying in the field of Architectural Technology offering chartered status to its growing network of members based around the globe.

Course Modules

Year 1: Modules: architectural design and technology; building services and environmental science; construction technology and materials; construction technology and structures; legal and economic context; supporting studies. Year 2: Modules: 3D computer aided design and building information modelling; architectural design procedures; construction contract law; measurement, cost planning and tender process for architects and building surveyors; property inspection, repair and maintenance; theory of architecture, design and conservation. Year 3: Modules: research project; contract administration; sustainable construction and the environment; architectural design project; architectural design and technology 2; architectural practice management.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time Day
BSc (Hons)
4 years
Sandwich
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 96-112
  • International Baccalaureate 24
  • GCE AS-level
  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units) M2
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma D*D*
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma MMD
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate

Key Course Information

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73% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 45%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 68%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 75%

75% Go on to work and/or study

In work 55
Studying 15
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 15
Unknown 5

26% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 21%

Total Coursework: 67%

Total Practical: 12%

£4,480 - £5,226
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,940 - £6,396
Typical cost of private accommodation