Located in the centre of Ipswich town, on a busy intersection for both cars and pedestrians, the building is a gateway
agricultural laboratory teaching and research facility that focuses on vertical farming. The aim for the look of the building is an old industrial feel, reflecting the local area, as well as looking modern and unique.
The building will include both teaching and research laboratories as well as seminar rooms and offices for students at the University of Suffolk. The building also houses an exhibition for the public to admire experiments and research going on within the building.
The BSc (Hons) Architectural Technology course is a professionally-focused gateway to a career in the architecture industry. Students explore how buildings are created, procured, constructed and managed, and develop a practical and imaginative approach to design through a project-based learning experience.
As specialists in architectural technology, our graduates are the link between concept and reality; learning to identify, assess and challenge client and user requirements, translating ideas and possibilities into effective, practical and sustainable building solutions.
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