Bachelor of Architecture Honours

Home » University Courses » Bachelor of Architecture Honours


Faculty Website:   Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
Department: Department of Architecture
Programme Level: Postgraduate
Programme Name: Bachelor of Architecture Honours
Programme Code: H8AT2Q

Medium of Facilitation: Full-Time
NQF Level: 8
NQF Credits: 120
SAQA: 103105

Application Start Date: 1 April 2024
Application End Date: 30 November 2024

Campus: Auckland Park Bunting Road

Contacts: 011 559-1126

Duration of Study: 1 Year

Programme Fees


The purpose of this programme is to prepare students for entry into the architectural profession at ‘Candidate Senior Architectural Technologist’ registration category (as defined by the South African Council for the Architectural Profession (SACAP) and for entry into either the professional master of architecture or the research masters programmes.

Admission Requirements

A BTech (Architectural Technology) Applied Design degree that carries SACAP ‘Part 1’ accreditation, with an average mark of 60% and at least 60% for the modules Applied Design 4 and Theory of Design 4. A BAS or equivalent degree that carries SACAP ‘Part 1’ accreditation with a 60% average and at least 60% for exit level Design and Design Theory-related modules. Applicants will be required to submit a portfolio of design work and attend an interview. An equivalent qualification at an equivalent standard (national or international), as determined by the GSA Admissions
Committee after submission of a portfolio and/or interview of the applicant’s own design work.

Selection Process

Potential students are required to submit a portfolio and attend an interview. The assessment of both the portfolio and interview will be conducted by a panel of assessor(s) appointed by the GSA Admissions Committee.For internal (UJ) candidates who have achieved the minimum admission requirements, no interview is required, although may be requested.

More Information
Bachelor Of Architecture Honours

Latest News

| View All News

Vice-Chancellor Message – 24 May 2024

Since its inception almost 20 years ago, our University has


UJ’s Department of Nursing celebrates nurses and midwives: The unsung…

Issues around the role of midwives and nurses in providing


Reimagining museums: Towards one world ethnographic museums and subjunctive museology

The University of Johannesburg welcomed the Department of Anthropology and


UJ launches the Pure Research Portal

The University of Johannesburg (UJ) is proud to announce a


Twins Charlotte and Charmaine Setati graduate together with Bachelor of…

It was double the joy for the parents of Charlotte

UJ Faculties

| All Faculties

College of Business and Economics (CBE)

Created from the former Faculties of Management, and Economic and Financial Sciences


Faculty of Art, Design And Architecture

Industry-relevant and competitive professional programmes


Faculty of Education

Education has the power to transform human lives


Faculty of Engineering & the Built Environment

First in South Africa offering a full range of professional engineering qualifications


Faculty of Health Sciences

A preferred learner experience and innovative methods


Faculty of Humanities

To the benefit of individuals, the University and the community we serve


Faculty of Law

Traditional, specialised and short course Law programmes


Faculty of Science

Innovatively creating new knowledge and leading scientists


Johannesburg Business School

JBS. The Business of Reimagining Your Future.