Bachelor of Architecture

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Department of Architecture, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
Programme Level: Undergraduate
Programme Name: Bachelor of Architecture
Programme Code: B8BA3Q
Medium of Facilitation:
NQF Level: 7
NQF Credits: 360
SAQA: 91110

Application Start Date: 
Application End Date: Apr 1, 2022


An entry level qualification that covers the major knowledge fields in architecture. The programme focuses on a theoretical understanding of design and architecture in order to prepare students for further study and/or registration as Candidate Architectural Technologists.

Career Opportunities

The architectural profession offers a wide range of specialisations, from management to technology and design.
Graduates will be able to register with the following professional bodies or institutes:
— South African Council for the Architectural Profession (SACAP)
— South African Institute for Architectural Technologists (SAIAT)
— Provincial Institutes of the SA Institute of Architects.


Admission Requirements


Selection Process

"The following minimum admission requirements must be met: A National Senior Certificate with a minimum APS score of 28, as outlined in the table below. or An equivalent qualification at an equivalent standard, as determined by a Status Committee. The National Certificate Vocational will not be considered for this programme. Minimum APS: 28 Language of teaching and learning *: 5 Other recognised language **: 4 Mathematics (Maths) only: 5 Additional requirements after meeting minimum requirements: Submission of a specified portfolio"

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