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ARCHITECTURE FOUNDATION

Our architecture foundation course is designed for students with a keen interest in planning, constructing and designing buildings.

This course will introduce you to some of the fundamentals of architecture.
Our architecture foundation course is designed to prepare you for further study in Architecture at university. The course covers specialisms such as life drawing, painting, fashion, textiles, installation art, printmaking, graphic illustration, 3D design and fine art with maths. These subjects are all combined with English lessons and the support of a personal tutor to guide you through the university application process.  We also offer Art Foundation and Media, Communication and Film Foundation.

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  • Course Content
  • University Destinations & Courses
  • Student Portfolio Work
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These are the Entry Requirements for the Architecture Foundation Course

  SEPTEMBER START
(9 Months)
JANUARY START
(6 Months)
COURSE LEVEL RQF LEVEL 3 RQF LEVEL 3
AGE AT START OF COURSE 16.5 17
ENGLISH LEVEL IELTS 5.0 IELTS 5.5

Here’s some Key Information about the Architecture Foundation Course

ARCHITECTURE September Start (9 Month Course) January Start (6 Month Course)
Minimum Age 16.5 17
Course Length 3 terms 2 terms*
Start Dates 2nd September 2019 6th January 2020
English Language Requirement IELTS 5.0 IELTS 5.5
Hours of study per week 23 (28.5 with maths) >30
Location Cambridge Cambridge
Tuition Fees per Term £6700 £6700
Accommodation Options Residential or Homestay Homestay

These are the subject you will study on the Architecture Foundation Course

  • Sculpture & 3D Studies
  • Life Drawing
  • Fine Art
  • Photography
  • Textiles and Textural Studies
  • Portfolio and E-Portfolio
  • History of Art
  • English (IELTS/EAP)
  • University Preparation Course
  • UCAS
  • Maths

Download the full course syllabus here

These are some of the universities that our recent graduates have been offered places to study Architecture.

Cardiff University
BSc/MArch Architecture
University of Kent
BA (Hons) Architecture
University of the Arts, London
BA (Hons) Architecture
Newcastle University
BA (Hons) Architecture
University of Portsmouth
BA (Hons) Architecture

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