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Architectural Technology

Inverness College UHI

Venues

Inverness New Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

Architectural Design Sketching and Drawing; Architectural Procedures; Building Services in Large Building; Construction Materials and Specification; Construction Technology: Substructure; Construction Technology: Industrial/Commercial Superstructure; Design of Building Structures; Statutory Control of Buildings; Architectural Technology: Graded Unit.

You will also study either: CAD: 2D 1 or CAD: 2D 2.

Option units include:
Building Measurement and Cost Studies; Building Services: An Introduction; Building Services: Heating, Lighting and Acoustics; Construction Technology: Domestics Construction; Construction Industry Fundamentals; Building Science; Health and Safety in Construction; Mathematics for Construction; Personal Development Planning; Quality in Construction; Scottish Law for Construction; Site Administration; Standard Forms of Construction Contract; Structural Mechanics; Sustainability and Modern Methods; Mathematics for the Built Environment.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers preferably including English, Maths, Art and Design, Design and Manufacture, Geography or Graphic Communication. Or Foundation Apprenticeship Civil Engineering.

Start Date

September

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Construction and The Built Environment

SCQF Level

7

Career Area

Construction

Career Sectors

Architecture

Building Technology and Management

Civil and Structural Engineering

Construction Crafts

Landscape Architecture

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