Degree Module: Introduction to Architectural Technology



Architectural software on computer 

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You will work with the latest computer applications and equipment in one of Scotland’s most comprehensive architectural education design studios.



Level SCQF 7

Delivery Face-to-Face | Friday, 10am to 1pm


Location Inverness Campus

DurationAvailable to study in semester one (18 weeks), September to January


Course content...

The module will:

• Provide a basic understanding of architecture and design in construction;
• Explore various sketching, scaled drawing techniques and visual presentation methods using both manual and computer software CAD;
• Develop 3D design and modelling skills using various CAD software packages and create a design model, layouts, renders, visualisations, animations and a 3D physical model.


What next... 

This module is designed to give you the best possible insight into studying architectural and design-based degrees at first year university level and will help students to develop independent learning skills.

HNC Architectural Technology

BSc (Hons) Architectural Technology


Entry requirements

Students should have one relevant A-C pass at Higher level.