Architecture Courses

Learn how to visualise, plan, and execute architectural projects as you build in-demand skills to boost your career with our online architecture courses.


The duration of architecture courses will differ depending on the course you choose. At FutureLearn, we offer short courses that you can complete in a matter of weeks as well as longer, more in-depth courses like microcredentials.

If you’re interested in a career that utilises your architectural skills, there are a range of career paths to choose from. Some options include:

Yes, online architecture courses are suitable for learners of all stages. If you’re just getting started in your architectural career, online courses are a great place to start, allowing you to build key knowledge alongside other commitments.

Discover our online architecture courses, where you’ll gain the knowledge and skills needed to kickstart or advance your architectural career. Explore the art of building and space, guided by world-class universities and experienced educators. From beginner-friendly introductory courses to in-depth microcredentials designed to accelerate your career, we have courses for learners of all levels.

Build expert architecture skills

With our online architecture courses, you’ll discover how architecture shapes the way we experience our surroundings. Build career ready skills as you learn to visualise, plan, and execute architectural projects. Explore diverse architectural styles and discover how modern buildings are influenced by sustainability concerns with our varied course library.

Study architecture online

Our architecture courses are designed to help you develop practical architectural skills and a keen eye for detail at your own pace. Enjoy our fully online architecture courses from any time, from anywhere, giving you the flexibility to study architecture alongside other commitments.

Earn an architecture certificate

Earn personalised architecture certificates when you complete an online course on FutureLearn, complete with lead educator signatures, organisation logos and course details. Share your achievements with employers, on Linkedin, on your CV and more. Showcase your architectural knowledge and stand out amongst your peers with certificates from courses by top educators. Explore our other creative arts and media courses to build skills in other creative sectors.

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