If you're interested in becoming an architectural assistant, one of the first things to consider is how much education you need. We've determined that 60.8% of architect’s assistant have a bachelor's degree. In terms of higher education levels, we found that 10.9% of architectural assistants have master's degrees. Even though most architect’s assistant has a college degree, it's possible to become one with only a high school degree or GED.
An architectural assistant is an architectural professional who is just entering the architecture industry. His job is providing basic support to the primary architect and other members of the architectural project team.
Architectural assistants complete work that is very basic, which frees the architect to concentrate on more complex tasks; the assistant simultaneously gains practical experience.
As an Architectural Assistant, you will work with professional Architects to prepare detailed architectural drawings of residential buildings, shopping malls, commercial buildings, temples, and other structures. You may also prepare detailed drawings of interiors, furniture, landscape and exhibitions as per the requirements of the Architect that you will be working with.
You will prepare the detailed drawings from sketches, illustrations, designs and various other specifications given by the Architect and as per the various requirements under laws, rules, and regulations governing the construction
An Architectural assistant works with professional clients in architectural, engineering or construction firms of private or public institutions. They assist architectural teams in dimensional surveys of buildings.