Bachelor of Architectural Design Griffith University

4.0 out of 5 from 3 reviews
Bachelor Degree
Gold Coast
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

This degree will set you on the path to a career as an architect. You will combine classroom studies, fieldwork and practical experience to learn about designing buildings, urban systems, public places, transport nodes, and recreation and conservation areas. You will also develop your design and creative problem-solving skills, and learn how to create designs that meet aesthetic, functional and user needs - now and in the future. A focus on sustainable design in tropical and subtropical climates will prepare you for work in Australia and the Asia-Pacific. In your third year, you will complete a supervised industry-based design project.

You will be able to work as an architectural technician. You will also be eligible to apply to the Master of Architecture, which provides the academic...

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June 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: The positive aspects of my course are the group activities and assessments because it is a real world application of architects. Working with your peers is like working in an architecture firm with your colleagues to find solutions for projects.

Negatives: Sometimes working individually, whilst it might seem eas...

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June 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: 1. The course covers all bases. As well as the main Studio courses, we learn about architectural history, basic engineering, environmental science, and sustainability. The added electives allow students to tailor the course to their specific interests as well, which is something I really value. 2. We get a lot of h...

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April 2018
Year completed 2020

Positives: Good lecturers, an excellent mix of theory and practice and great facilities/ student culture

Negatives: Tutors who have unrealistic expectations (only one in particular), simplicity of concepts (also a good thing)

My advice to future students is: Architecture is a subjective degree and sometimes you either h...

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