Facilities

Library

Library

The Architecture Library is located within the Welsh School of Architecture and is one of fifteen University libraries. Its location affords direct access to its collection of books, journals, reference and technical literature and audio-visual material.


Architectural robotics lab

Architectural robotics lab

An application led by Dr Wassim Jabi to the Cardiff University Research Infrastructure Fund also involving Prof. Rossi Setchi of the School of Engineering and Prof. Mohamed Naim of Cardiff Business School has enabled the purchase of a 6-Axis High Accuracy Robotic Arm to research the potential for robotic construction and digital fabrication in architecture.


Environmental lab

Environmental lab

The environmental laboratory underpins many of the activities of the Architecture Science Group as well as supporting those of the Design Research Unit.


Media lab

Media lab

The School has a Media Lab which is open 24/7 and available solely to WSA students.


Digital Fabrication Lab

Digital Fabrication Lab

The Welsh School of Architecture Digital Fabrication Lab is currently only available to Architecture Students.


Workshop

Workshop

The workshop is run by our Craftsman Dan Tilbury who has skills in carpentry, furniture design, and model making.