The Board has awarded the Architects Medallion since 1924 to a graduate of the Master of Architecture course from a school in New South Wales, who has achieved distinction both in a particular subject area at final level and generally throughout the last two years of the course.
The winner of the 2018 NSW Architects Medallion will be announced on 29 March 2018. Meet the finalists below:
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2018 brings a new, improved Architectural Practice Exam with details to follow in coming weeks. The National Exam Paper is being improved, with an aim to give candidates better feedback and to bring the exam online.
The University of NSW Masters of Architecture program has been granted accreditation for a further 5 years to September 2022.
The University of Newcastle’s Masters of Architecture program has been granted accreditation for a further 5 years to September 2022. The fresh accreditation was the unanimous recommendation of an eight-person National Visiting Panel that occurred over 3 days in late September 2017. The panel’s recommendation was formally accepted by the NSW Architects Registration Board on 18 October 2017.
At an event explaining changes to the Architects Regulation held at the NSW Chapter last week, an audience question probed an architect’s duty to provide cost advice to their clients. It echoed a recent complaint heard by the Board. Most in the room agreed that architects are generalists and not experts, and so could never be expected to have current market pricing at call.