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Professional/short course

Professional Studies Supervision for Year Out (Stage 1) and Post Part 2 (Stage 2) architecture students

on demand

About this course

Course code:
Professional/Short Course
Architecture and the Built Environment
Frenchay campus
Records must be submitted within 2 months of a 3 month period of work
Supervision by post or 1-1 contact, by arrangement
Course director:
Ann de Graft-Johnson

Page last updated 19 September 2017


UWE offers professional experience supervision for architecture students undertaking work in practice and who are completing a Professional Experience Development Record (PEDR). Supervision for students undertaking a minimum of 12 months experience is delivered through 2 non accredited modules:

  • Professional Experience Stage 1 - Architecture (code UBLLPJ-10-3)
  • Professional Experience Stage 2 - Architecture (code UBLMCN-10-M)

Both modules are available to all architecture students, regardless of which university they are/have been attending.

The Stage 1 module has 2 call back days which are generally held in January and May of each year. The Stage 2 module is typically linked to the UWE Part 3 Architecture course: Professional Practice and Management in Architecture, however students who have completed their Part 2 studies but who are not enrolled on the UWE Part 3 programme are still welcome to enrol.

Both modules provide supervision, advice and guidance. For students who do not require a full 12 months of supervision, UWE also offers a one-off purchase option. This enables Stage 1 and 2 students to receive professional studies supervision per quarter (3 months) and to submit single Professional Experience Development Record (PEDR) sheets.



A completed and signed individual PEDR record is submitted by post to the UWE professional studies advisor (PSA) Ann de Graft-Johnson for signing and feedback. 


Signed PEDR sheet

Prices and dates

Supplementary fee information

£70 per single supervision/PEDR


£250 for 4 PEDRs for Stage 1 UBLLPJ-10-3 (registered as UWE student)

£250 for 4 PEDRs for Stage 2 UBLMCN-10-M (registered as UWE student)

Please note for professional experience supervision exceeding 9 months it is recommended that you enrol on the relevant Stage 1 or Stage 2 module.

How to apply

How to apply

There is no fixed deadline for applications and students can enrol at any time during the year.

To apply for a place on one of PEDR modules, please complete the relevant registration form:

PEDR Stage 1 (UBLLPJ-10-3)

PEDR Stage 2 (UBLMCN-10-M)

PEDR Stage 1 (single sheet)

PEDR Stage 2 (single sheet)

For all enquiries please complete our on-line enquiry form

For further information

  • Email: For all queries, please complete the on-line enquiry form above.
  • Telephone:

    +44 (0)117 32 87166

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