The project will investigate spatial concepts, and will examine various types of spatial enclosure, scale and function. You can take a Year in Computing if you are a current undergraduate student at the University of Kent, studying another non-computing degree programme. We have created the Kent Scholarship for Academic Excellence. The balance of assessment by examination and assessment by coursework depends to some extent on the optional modules you choose. The University also has a friendly Careers and Employability Service, which can give you advice on how to: To qualify as a professional architect requires a specific route of study and work experience. an excellent library collection of books, journals and electronic resources. Students should meet with their advisor to aid in making a decision regarding their degree program and major. The design project is treated as a totality, with architecture and landscape fully integrated both spatially and conceptually. Architectural History Elective, choose from the following: Additional Requirements (courses do not count in major GPA), Non-Architecture Electives (total credit hours depends on earning 124 credit hours, including 39 upper-division credit hours), College of Architecture and Environmental Design. Two key design skills will be demonstrated: the integration of the conflicting demands surrounding a proposal that successfully balances the requirements of client, user and the public with the cultural, technical and environmental pressures encountered; and the thoughtful engagement with and adaptation and extension of existing built environments. The influence of materials, form and construction on environmental performance will be examined with reference to precedents and benchmarks. We also arrange optional field study tours to complement your studies. encourage a keen awareness of contemporary theory, technology and practice in order to provoke students’ creativity and innovation. Comply with all specific course prerequisites, Earn a minimum 2.25 GPA in architecture courses. Architectural treatises of the early Renaissance and the related developments in the practices of painting and sculpture will be brought into the consideration in order to highlight specific innovation and dynamics of architecture. You may be eligible for government finance to help pay for the costs of studying. degree in the College of Arts and Sciences must complete 42 upper-division credit hours. The latest architecture and design in Kent, including a timber and glass mid-century home by CF Architects and the world's first multi-storey skatepark by Guy Hollaway. Acquire independent judgement, critical self-awareness and ability to identify strengths and weaknesses. The project culminates in a detailed urban design presentation that responds to the specific character of the site, making detailed proposals for public realm, demolitions and infill proposals, which also relate to broader sustainable concerns. If we intend to exercise this right to increase tuition fees, we will let you know by the end of June in the academic year before the one in which we intend to exercise that right. The program is open to all students who have made satisfactory progress toward completion of their undergraduate program. Full-time tuition fees for Home and EU undergraduates are £9,250. Design processes and the development of a design/architectural language. Kent School of Architecture and Planning has a forward-thinking philosophy and, the University of Kent's Statement of Findings, Higher Education Statistics Agency website. Students who are accepted will complete ARCH 10101 and ARCH 10102 during the summer between their first and second years. All applicants will be asked to submit a portfolio as part of their application. Students will demonstrate how they have provided for fresh air to move through the main building of Architecture and Landscape, as well as how they have exploited passive resources for cooling, temperature control, solar gain and the control of solar gain, both in the summer and winter and for the daytime and night-time. The underlying conditions of the movements known as Renaissance, Mannerism, Baroque, Rococo and Neo-classicism will be addressed and relevant buildings, objects of art, architectural texts and dominant narratives will be studied. Acquire independent judgement, critical self-awareness and ability to identify strengths and weaknesses. Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). English Language Proficiency Requirements for International Students: All international students must provide proof of English language proficiency (unless they meet specific exceptions) by earning a minimum 525 TOEFL score (71 on the Internet-based version), minimum 75 MELAB score, minimum 6.0 IELTS score, minimum 48 PTE score or minimum 100 DET score; or by completing the ESL level 112 Intensive Program.