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:

Building Structures

FORMAL


  • Understanding of the terminology and principles associated structures.
  • Ability to do pocket calculator functions.
  • Understanding of the basic units used in the building industry, SI units.
  • Ability to do calculations of area and perimeter of basic geometric figures.
  • Ability to do calculations of volume of basic geometric figures.
  • Ability to do calculations of angles employing sine, cosine, tangent as well as inverse.


FORMAL


  • Understanding of the basic structural concepts pertaining to buildings.
  • Ability to integrate structure and building design.


FORMAL


  • Understanding of structural concepts pertaining to buildings.
  • Ability to integrate structure and building design.
  • Understanding of calculations on the structural aspects of buildings.


FORMAL


  • Understanding of structural concepts pertaining to buildings.
  • Ability to integrate structure and building design.
  • Understanding of calculations on the structural aspects of buildings.