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The Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology Diploma in Architectural Technician
The Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology

Diploma in Architectural Technician

Ottawa, Canada

2 Years


Full time

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Sep 2024

USD 9,982



Build your architectural career within the construction industry.

The two-year Architectural Technician Ontario College Diploma program teaches you the skills and techniques to enter a career in the architecture and construction fields.

Your professors are industry professionals who provide you with a learning experience from the construction industry and the architectural profession, enabling you to be successful in your academic and professional ventures.

Begin the program with a focus on residential construction, and progress to studying commercial construction. Develop skills related to all facets of building construction, including design and technical resolution with the integration of building and material detailing.

As a student in this program, you have the opportunity to study a variety of practical topics, using both applied and theoretical learning, and a project-based, integrated studies approach. Courses include:

  • Working Drawings
  • Methods and Materials of Construction
  • Codes and Standards
  • AutoCAD
  • Revit
  • Visual Communications
  • Design
  • Environmental Systems

Students also have the option to gain real-world experience through a paid co-operative education (co-op) work term (see Additional Information for more details). Please note that places in the co-op work term are subject to availability and academic eligibility. Please note admission to the co-op program does not guarantee a co-op placement.

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