PROGRAMME DETAILS:

Programme Code: R2/581/4/0011 (A3727) 02/22

Duration: 3 Years

Main Intakes: January, June and September

Awarding Body: Institut Teknologi Pertama

CAREER PROSPECTS:

Career opportunities exist in property development, mine-lled housing developments, as an academic sta or in government architectural departments. Specic professions would include being an architectural & structural draughtsman, technical assistant, site supervisor, or assistant architect.

PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

This programme provides students with the necessary contemporary theoretical, practical and technical knowledge, skills and techniques that are required for the design documentation of buildings and the administration of building construction.

Throughout the programme students will be constantly involved in design projects, ranging from open-ended architectural speculation to the preparation of production information drawings, while also gaining knowledge in legal, contractual and management issues of the architectural practice.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • SPM / SPMV: Pass with at least 3 credits in any subjects including Mathematics; OR
  • UEC: Pass with a minimum Grade B CGPA of 2.00 in any 3 subjects including Mathematics; OR
  • O-Level: Pass with a minimum Grade C CGPA of 2.00 in any 3 subjects including Mathematics; OR
  • SKM Level 3 in relevant eld:
    - Pass in SPM with at least 1 credit in any subjects and pass in Mathematics; OR
    - Pass in SPM with at least 1 credit in any subjects and pass in Enhanced Mathematics (for those candidates failed in Mathematics at SPM); OR
  • Certicate College Community: Pass with Level 3,
  • MQF in relevant field:
    - Pass in SPM with at least 1 credit in any subjects and pass in Mathematics; OR
    - Pass in SPM with at least 1 credit in any subjects and pass in Enhanced Mathematics (for those candidates failed in Mathematics at SPM); OR
  • Certicate: Pass with Level 3, MQF in relevant eld with a minimum Grade C CGPA of 2.00 and pass in Mathematics at SPM; OR
  • STPM or its equivalent: Pass with a minimum Grade C (GP of 2.00) in any 1 subject and credit in Mathematics at SPM (its equivalent) or Grade C (GP of 2.00) STPM; OR
  • A-Level: Pass with at least 1 credit in any subjects including Mathematics; OR
  • STAM (Grade Maqbul): Pass with a credit in Mathematics at SPM; OR
  • Other equivalent qualications recognized by Malaysian Government.

  • AND
  • Pass in Art Education / Engineering Drawing at SPM or its equivalent; OR
  • Pass Portfolio for those failed or those who do not take Art Education.

  • AND Students must pass:
  • IELTS with a minimum band of 5.0; OR
  • TOEFL with a minimum score of 500; OR
  • Cambridge English/ Edexcel ‘A’ Level; OR
  • Pass in English (O-Level or equivalent to SPM 1119)

Programme Structure

Year 1

  • Introduction to Built Environment
  • Architectural Design Communication 1
  • Introduction to Construction Technology
  • Materials in Construction
  • Building Construction 1
  • Architectural Design Communication 2
  • Working Drawing
  • Principles of Architectural Design
  • Building Services 1

Year 2

  • Architectural Design Theory
  • Introduction to Computer Aided Design
  • Architectural Project 1 (Residential Building)
  • Structure
  • Building Services 2
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD)
  • Architectural Project 2 (Public Building)
  • History of Eastern Architecture
  • Building Construction 2

Year 3

  • History of Western Architecture
  • Environmental Science
  • Architectural Project 3 (Medium Rise or Span Building)
  • Health, Safety & Welfare
  • Building Construction 3
  • Architectural Project 4 (Thesis)
  • Practical Training

As stated in the Circular from Ministry of Education No. 2/2013 with reference number JPT/GS1000-606Jld.1(25), all new students who enroll into any programme in any private institution after 01 September 2013 are required to complete and pass all the required General Studies Modules / Mata Pelajaran Umum (MPU).