Are you practically minded? Do you enjoy being creative, and do you have a vision for the buildings and cityscapes of the future? Our Architectural Technology degree could help you on your way towards a dynamic and fulfilling career. You’ll have the chance to gain a thorough understanding of construction and develop some sought-after skills too. The University of Huddersfield was established as a pioneer in the field of architectural technology, being the first University to run an Architectural Technology Honours degree course that was accredited by the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) in 1996. This course is part of our integrated suite of architecture and built environment courses, which has great links with the sector in the region. The course is designed to give you a thorough understanding of construction techniques and architectural detailing. The aim is for you to be able to apply your expertise in architectural technologies to the design of cost-efficient and sustainable buildings. So you’ll have the opportunity to develop your creativity while understanding the materials, components, structural systems and environments behind the world’s best buildings. We’ll look at every stage of a construction project, from the development of the client brief through to design, procurement, construction, operations and maintenance of build assets. You’ll be able to build your leadership skills too, as well as skills in Lean Construction and Building Information Modelling (BIM) from world-leading industry practitioners and academics. You’ll have the chance to work on projects with peers ranging across disciplines like Architecture, Construction Project Management, Building Surveying and Quantity Surveying. All with the aim of enabling you to gain the skills you need to work in collaborative multidisciplinary teams across the globe.