Architecture Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
We offer a wide range of CPD opportunities including courses, seminars, workshops, conferences and research dissemination events.
Professional Examination for Architects in Scotland - Part 3 Joint Short Course
The Part 3 Joint Short Course normally takes place over three separate events at: the University of Strathclyde, the Mackintosh School and the University of Dundee
Urban Design Representation – online CPD course
Fundamental graphical representation skills and techniques for professional planners, urban designers and architects, who may have little or no experience in the use of design software
Decision-making for place making – online CPD course
What decision-making methods and tools are used to create places that people need and enjoy? Symposium talks are presented in thematic sections and content includes; recent research, examples from planning practice, evolving government policies and new tools for public participation in decision making. Course package: Decision-making for place making
The Social Benefits of Innovative Lighting - online CPD course
Two CPD videos on Innovative Lighting and its application produced by the Department of Architecture in collaboration with researchers at the University of Strathclyde and Architects from Collective Architecture. Course package: The Social Benefits of Innovative Lighting.
Planning, Control and Risk Management within Construction Project Environments - online CPD course
The aim of this 15-week CPD module is to provide construction industry professionals with an opportunity to explore aspects of planning, control and risk management relevant to construction project environments. Contact us to discuss bespoke delivery.
Designing out construction waste - CPD resource, a guide for architects and designers
Future bespoke CPD programmes
We can develop CPD programmes in any of our research areas. These can be delivered on Campus or in-house with programmes to suit architectural and design practices as well as the wider public and professional community. Contact us to discuss your needs.
Previous CPD programmes
- Size Matters - directed at large architectural practices. Course leaflet: CPD SIZE MATTERS
- Planning Assist - narrowing the gap between planners & architects. Course leaflet: CPD PLANNING ASSIST
- The Professional Examination for Architects in Scotland - Joint Short Course Part 3. (APEAS)
- The Sustainability and Resilience Conference 2015. We hosted a very successful conference on: Sustainability and resilience of buildings, settlements and the natural environment: research, practice and support for social innovation. Further information and a full report