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Architectural Technology

Edinburgh College

Venues

Granton Campus

Content

Architectural Technology HNC is a one year full time option or two year day release course (a system of allowing employees days off work to go on educational courses). This course is designed to teach you the essential skills necessary for the role of an architectural technician.

Course includes:
Architectural Design; Sketching and Drawing; Architectural Procedures; Building Services in Large Buildings; Construction Materials and Specifications; Construction Technology: Substructure; Construction Technology: Industrial/Commercial; Superstructure Design of Building Structures; Statutory Control of Buildings; Architectural Technology: Graded Unit 1 CAD 2D I; Health and Safety in Construction; Standard Forms of Construction Contract.

Entry Requirements

1 Higher plus Maths at National 5. Entry subject to interview.

Ideally, you should be employed as a technician within a related discipline.

Progression Routes

HND or degree course

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

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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