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Becoming an Architect

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ISBN-13: 9781118612132
ISBN-10: 1118612132
Author: Lee W Waldrep
Pages: 368
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Becoming an Architect 3rd Edition is an update to a best-selling guide to careers in architecture and highlights the risks and rewards on the path to a career as an architect. The book presents new insight and tons of helpful resources, as well as a complete outline of the trajectory of an architect's early career, from higher education through internship and licensure. More than 32 new interviews and profiles from architecture students, emerging, and established professionals give the resource a truly personal feel, and help get you acquainted with real-life scenarios from architects from varying backgrounds and specialties. With a highly accessible approach, this guide provides a complete overview of the profession, including educational requirements, design specialties, registration requirements, and the paths of a career in architecture.

  • Covers recent changes to the Intern Development Program (IDP)Provides advice on obtaining professional experience while studying to be an architect
  • Considers career paths in a myriad of work environments, such as government agencies, education and research
  • Includes helpful appendixes with resources for further information, such as career-related associations, websites and recommended reading.