SUMMARY MATRIX

COMPETENCIES FOR THE ARCHITECTURAL PROFESSIONS

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PROFESSIONAL ARCHITECTURAL DRAUGHTSPERSON

PROFESSIONAL ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGIST

PROFESSIONAL ARCHITECTURAL SENIOR TECHNOLOGIST

PROFESSIONAL ARCHITECT


A person registered in one of the categories above must demonstrate the following:

Architectural History, Theory & Precedent

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  • Awareness of basic terminology pertaining to architectural theory and history studies.

FORMAL


  • Knowledge of the basic spatial and aesthetical aspects appropriate to architecture.
  • Knowledge of architectural history in broad terms.


FORMAL


  • Understanding of architectural history and theory.
  • Understanding of the principles of learning from historical precedent.
  • Awareness of the built environment and understanding of structures an analytical and constructive, critical manner.
  • Knowledge of the basic spatial and aesthetical aspects appropriate to architecture.
  • Understanding of research processes in architectural theories.



FORMAL


  • Understanding of architectural history and theory as part of a wider natural, social, technological and cultural system.
  • Ability to evaluate and analyse the built form critically in complex terms.
  • Understanding of the principles of learning from historical precedent.
  • Understanding of social, ethical, spatial and aesthetical aspects of the environment.
  • Ability to conduct relevant research in architectural theories.