BSc (Hons) Architectural Technology (BSc (Hons))


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The award
BSc (Hons)

How long you will study
3 Years

Domestic course fees
find out

How you will study

Course starts
February, July

International course fees
EUR 4000 per year

All study options

About BSc (Hons) Architectural Technology at Rushmore Business School


We are currently experiencing a boom in the construction industry and companies in the sector are actively searching for Architectural Technologist. In this context, Rushmore Business School is offering a Degree in Architectural Technology to equip candidates with the relevant skills to join the construction industry.

Architectural Technology is the technical side of design, it is about how things "look" but mainly it is about how buildings work. It's all about problem solving and turning conceptual drawings into reality. It is about understanding design, and the buildability of buildings.

The BSc (Hons) in Architectural Technology programme content has been developed to assist students who are in or plan to enter design, construction or operations in the building industry.

The course has been designed to equip students with the knowledge, understanding, and skills required for success in future employment or for progression to a postgraduate degree. Each module will be assessed through assignments related, where possible, to workplace-relevant activities. Architectural Technology concentrates on the science of building. Architectural Technologists become specialists in preparing detailed drawings and specifications for building projects. They work closely with architects and other members of the design team.

Course Objective

The course aims to:

  • Foster a critical and reflective understanding of the areas of study and their application
  • Assist students to develop a range of skills and competencies which will enable them to make an effective contribution to their chosen careers.
  • Create a range of learning opportunities which facilitate access and progression to allow personal and career development and the achievement of appropriate awards.
  • Establish an appropriate foundation for a lifetime of continuing professional development.
  • Develop an appreciation of the inter-relationships between the pofessions and specialisms involved in the built environment.
Course Structure (Modules)Year 1
  • Building Science and Services
  • Design Studio 1.1
  • Domestic Construction Technology
  • Design Studio 1.2
  • Legal Frameworks and Regulation
  • Material Sciences and Strutures
  • Year 2
  • Non-domestic Construction Technology
  • Design Studio 2.1
  • 2D and 3D Representation, BIM
  • Design Studio 2.2
  • Construction Contracts
  • Interdisciplinary Projects
  • Year 3
  • Architectural Practice
  • Design Studio 3.1
  • Inter Professional Studies
  • Design Studio 3.2
  • Project Management
  • Refurbishing and Restoration of Existing Buildings
  • Study options for this course

    • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
    • The awardBSc (Hons)How you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study3 years
      Course startsFebruary, JulyDomestic course fees find outInternational course feesEUR 4000 per year

    Entry requirements

    High School Certificate

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