Fanshawe College

Architectural Technology - ATY1

Advanced Diploma

Combining creativity with the hands-on world of construction, the Architectural Technology program will introduce you to the dynamic, exciting and always in-demand world of building design. The award winning Architectural Technology program will educate students in all aspects of the Architectural, Engineering and Construction industry. The Architectural Technology program prioritizes project-based learning in a studio environment, offering students knowledge of Architectural Design, Technical Documentation, Engineered Building Systems, Planning, Building Regulations, Building Science and Project Delivery. Students will engage in the Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) of small and large buildings of various types and use a variety of software such as Revit and AutoCAD to complete those documents. The program focuses on immersive studio simulations, leading edge technologies, sector relevant curriculum with a focus on project-based learning, and prepares graduates for the current construction industry. Scenario-based industry simulation studios classes use the latest technologies and practices to prepare the student to participate in the full scope of construction projects. Students engage in the virtual design and construction (VDC) of small and large buildings of various building type while additionally exploring structural, mechanical and electrical system integrations. The Architectural Technology program consists of six academic terms and three paid work terms over a 3 year period.

This program is accredited by Co-operative Education and Work Integrated Learning Canada. This accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for co-operative education programs in Canada, and recognizes Fanshawe's commitment to excellence.

Program Duration:
3 years
PGWP Eligibility:
English Requirement:
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