Becoming an Architect, 3rd Edition

ISBN: 978-1-118-61213-2
368 pages
May 2014
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June 06, 2014
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Becoming an Architect, 3rd Edition

Wondering how to become an architect? It’s an exciting career, but many people aren’t sure where to start or how to go from higher education through internship and licensure. Becoming an Architect (Wiley, June 2014; $44.95) is a highly visual career guide that provides an overview of the profession.


Featuring a foreword by the 2014 AIA National President, Becoming an Architect provides an overview of the educational requirements, design specialties, the job search, registration requirements and the many directions in which a career in architecture can go. The book includes in-depth profiles of architects at varying points in their careers in order to offer real world advice from those already involved in the profession. It also covers:


  • Recent changes to the Intern Development Program (IDP)
  • How to obtain experience while studying to be an architect
  • Alternate career paths
  • Challenges the profession faces, including BIM, integrated practice and globalization


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Becoming an Architect, 3rd Edition

By Lee W. Waldrep, Ph.D.

Wiley / 978-1-118-61213-2/ June 2014

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