Course Comparison

Course BA (Hons) Architecture BSc (Hons) Renewable Energy and Carbon Management
Award Bachelor of Arts - BA (Hons) Bachelor of Science - BSc (Hons)
Duration 3 years 6 years
Course type Full-time Part-time
Placement - -
Location Plymouth Cornwall College
Provider School of Art, Design and Architecture Cornwall College
Entry requirements

Digital portfolio
You will be required to submit a digital portfolio demonstrating a range of creative skill sets. Get some advice on how to create and submit your portfolio.

A level
A minimum of 2 A levels, General Studies accepted.

International Baccalaureate
26-34 points.

18 Unit BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma
DMM-DDM (Distinction Distinction Merit).

BTEC National Diploma modules
If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. Please explicitly state the full list of modules within your qualification at the time of application.

All Access courses:  Pass a named Access to HE Diploma (e.g. Preferably Art and Design or Combined), (including GCSE English and Maths grade C/4 or above or equivalent) with at least 21 credits at distinction , 12 credits at merit and 12 credits at passes to 30 credits at distinction

Five passes including Mathematics and English Language grade C.

Equivalent qualifications may be considered.

Applicants who will require a Tier 4 visa to study in the UK

Please note that if you are planning to complete further studies in Architecture, Tier 4 restrictions mean that you cannot undertake a Post-Part 1 placement in the UK, but may be able to secure a placement year in your home country or elsewhere outside the UK, as other International Students have done in the past.

English language requirements

We welcome applicants with international qualifications. To view other accepted qualifications please refer to our tariff glossary.