FOUNDATION IN ARCHITECTURAL STUDIES

DURATION:

One Year

START DATE:

September / City Centre Campus

CONTACT

Abdul Ganah, Admissions  aganah@uclan.ac.uk

ABOUT THE COURSE

During your Foundation Entry Year you will study alongside peers from related courses, whilst you gain a broad introduction to architecture, helping you acquire essential architectural design skills, and preparing you for the next stage in your studies. You could progress onto our degrees in architecture or architectural technology, both of which are accredited by the relevant professional and statutory bodies.

This balanced course of study has a strong emphasis on design studio work, integrating where appropriate, components from the history and theory of design and technology. You’ll be taught by research-informed specialist staff in the recently refurbished Edward Building, which contains a large fully equipped

OPPORTUNITIES

You will be encouraged to take part in:

  • International Field Trips
  • The Architecture Student Society
  • Model Making & Skills Workshops
  • Architectural Practice Lectures

 

FACILITIES

At UCLan we have some of the best facilities in the UK for studio tuition, including a purpose-built workshop, printing rooms, CAD labs and 3D printing facilities. Speak to our team of qualified technicians for advice on how to print 3D buildings or to laser cut your projects.

STUDENT WORK

The examples opposite can be opened by selecting each image. For a more comprehensive selection please see our galleries of student work CLICK HERE, or read through our student yearbook.

MORE INFORMATION & TO APPLY FOR THIS COURSE

CLICK HERE for the UCLan Foundation in Architectural Studies webpage for further course information and how to apply.