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Architectural Technology

Fife College

Venues

Glenrothes (Stenton) Campus

Content

This is a mainly theory-based course which includes the important knowledge and skills for successful employment. These are studied in the context of both practical and theoretical classes, including the following:

Computer aided design (REVIT/AutoCAD); Building information modelling (BIM) processes; Construction technology; Construction materials; Building science; Design and sketching; Architectural procedures; Building services; Sustainability in construction; Maths; Fire safety; Health and safety; Construction contracts.

Entry Requirements

1 Higher in a science or technological subject plus 3 subjects at National 5 including Maths, or Foundation Apprenticeship Civil Engineering, or NC Civil Engineering, or other relevant national subjects at SCQF Level 6. Interview and portfolio of work.

Progression Routes

2nd/3rd Year BSc programmes in Built Environment at various universities or entry to year one of an MArch course.

Start Date

September

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years

Department

Built Environment

SCQF Level

8

Website

www.fife.ac.uk

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

Landscape Architecture

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