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    I want to apply for architecture, but I require a good portfolio. I was wondering if anyone could help me out on what exactly does a good portfolio need to have? And also if I could see examples of portfolios?
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    Hey im a sixth form student from bradford and i also want to do an architecture degree next year, im finding it quite hard to find info on portfolios too, so i guess we're in he same position!!! Good luck and i hope you find some helpful info, ill try let you know if i do
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    I got in this year, I would recommend observational drawings of objects. I would also recommend a range of different techniques to show the breadth of your ability
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    (Original post by Lemonzest_)
    I got in this year, I would recommend observational drawings of objects. I would also recommend a range of different techniques to show the breadth of your ability
    Where did you get offers from with your portfolio?

    I'm applying this year!
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    I got offers from Queens Belfast and Kent but I did quite arse in AS so I could have got more offers but instead I had to try harder this year to make up for it. I ended up choosing Queens as my firm since I've been to NI quite a lot and I'm familiar with the area, luckily I got in to Queens cause I smashed this year and got AAB

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    Hi Marzy-Sama

    Like other people on here have said, a mixture of observational, technical and concept drawing and/or design would be useful. Take the opportunity to showcase what your strengths and areas of enthusiasm are. Showcasing some 3D work would also be useful - model-making, sculpture, etc. This would demonstrate that you can think and work in 3D, which would be vital for the field. There's more details on our website on what we're looking for; I'm sure other universities will offer something similar on their pages: www.nua.ac.uk/baarchitecture/portfolio/

    Best of luck!

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    (Original post by Lemonzest_)
    I got in this year, I would recommend observational drawings of objects. I would also recommend a range of different techniques to show the breadth of your ability
    Oh my gosh those are amazing!!!
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    Hi Marzy-Sama

    Like other people on here have said, a mixture of observational, technical and concept drawing and/or design would be useful. Take the opportunity to showcase what your strengths and areas of enthusiasm are. Showcasing some 3D work would also be useful - model-making, sculpture, etc. This would demonstrate that you can think and work in 3D, which would be vital for the field. There's more details on our website on what we're looking for; I'm sure other universities will offer something similar on their pages: www.nua.ac.uk/baarchitecture/portfolio/

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    Lou
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    Thank you so much for your help xx
    I'll work hard to produce an amazing portfolio
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    (Original post by Marzy-Sama)
    Thank you so much for your help xx
    I'll work hard to produce an amazing portfolio
    Best of luck Marzy-Sama. Let us know if there's anything that we can do to help.

    All best,
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    (Original post by Marzy-Sama)
    Oh my gosh those are amazing!!!
    That's very kind of you, thanks
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    (Original post by Lemonzest_)
    I got offers from Queens Belfast and Kent but I did quite arse in AS so I could have got more offers but instead I had to try harder this year to make up for it. I ended up choosing Queens as my firm since I've been to NI quite a lot and I'm familiar with the area, luckily I got in to Queens cause I smashed this year and got AAB

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    aw congrats!
    Are you still on freshers week or have you started your lecturers tutorials etc?
    how did you do in your aS if you dont mind me asking?
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    aw congrats!
    Are you still on freshers week or have you started your lecturers tutorials etc?
    how did you do in your aS if you dont mind me asking?
    My freshers is this week, so I'm just getting my room and all the things I need sorted. As for AS, I got a B in maths, a C in Chemistry and Computing and a D in Biology but I brought it back up to AAB this year
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    (Original post by Lemonzest_)
    My freshers is this week, so I'm just getting my room and all the things I need sorted. As for AS, I got a B in maths, a C in Chemistry and Computing and a D in Biology but I brought it back up to AAB this year
    wow that is amazing!!! you see i got ABB last year aS level and im resiting 3 modules so that would hopefully bring up my grades but i feel like i cant apply for uni with entry requirements AAA cause thats way too high and unrealistic? i dont know.. my school is no help atm
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    (Original post by aw147)
    wow that is amazing!!! you see i got ABB last year aS level and im resiting 3 modules so that would hopefully bring up my grades but i feel like i cant apply for uni with entry requirements AAA cause thats way too high and unrealistic? i dont know.. my school is no help atm
    You can very well get AAA this year, it's just gonna take more effort to get there. One of my mates got BBC last year and this year got A*A*A after retaking some tests. He did go no life for a while though I won't lie, but he did it in the end
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    Hey im a sixth form student from bradford and i also want to do an architecture degree next year, im finding it quite hard to find info on portfolios too, so i guess we're in he same position!!! Good luck and i hope you find some helpful info, ill try let you know if i do
    I found this

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iGQTJHpGDY4
 
 
 
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