HND in Architectural Technology

Pearson BTEC HND in Architectural Technology

Architectural technology professionals are the innovators behind modern building design. They blend creativity with technical expertise to turn architectural visions into reality. These professionals specialize in designing and implementing construction plans, utilizing cutting-edge technology to create sustainable, functional, and aesthetically pleasing structures. They bridge the gap between architects and construction teams, ensuring designs are feasible, cost-effective, and compliant with regulations. Their role involves using the latest tools and techniques to optimize building performance while prioritizing safety, efficiency, and environmental impact.

Course Overview

The Architectural Technology program prepares you for a variety of careers in the construction industry. Using software application, you learn to prepare designs and construction drawings for residential, commercial, industrial and multi-use buildings.Through this BTEC HND, you also learn about Building materials, Construction methods, Building codes, Contracts, Specifications and the business environment for providing design and construction services based on the emergent demand of the construction industry.

Entry Pathway

  • Minimum 2 G.C.E. A/L passes in any stream or relevant industrial experience & Pass in GCE O/L English


• Individual Project
• Construction Technology
• Science & Materials
• Construction Practice & Management
• Legal & Statutory Responsibilities in Construction
• Construction Information (Drawing, Detailing, Specification)

• Surveying, Measuring & Setting-out
• Principles of Public Health Engineering
• Group Project
• Contracts & Management
• Advanced Construction Drawing & Detailing
• Construction Technology for Complex Building Projects
• Environmental Assessment & Monitoring
• Construction Data Management
• Personal Professional Development

Course Duration

  • Full time = 18 months
  • Part time = 24 months