Algonquin College

Course Details

Architectural Technology (Co-op Option)

Course Description

This three-year Ontario College Advanced Diploma program, accredited by the Canadian Technology Accreditation Board (CTAB) under the National Technology Benchmarks, prepares students for careers in architectural offices and the building industry by integrating the relationship between conceptual solutions and working drawings. The first four levels of the technology program, which are common to the Architectural Technician program, are followed by an additional two levels of study concentrating on commercial detailing. This program offers two cooperative education (Co-op) Work Term(s) option. Qualified students with a minimum GPA of 2.7, have the opportunity to apply for paid co-op employment to gain valuable work experience and networks within industry.

Course Duration


Career outcomes

Graduates may find employment with architects, engineers and contractors, and in municipal, provincial and federal agencies dealing with construction, real estate and facilities management.

Architectural Technology (Co-op Option) Algonquin College