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    Bachelor of Architecture Sample Curriculum

    1st Year Fall 1st Year Spring
    ARCH 100 (3)
    Introduction to Architecture
    ARCH 114 (6)
    Architecture Studio II: Unit
    ARCH 113 (6)
    Architecture Studio I: Elements
    ARCH 108 (3)
    Design Communications II
    ARCH 107 (3)
    Design Communications I
    AURB 201 (3)
    Introduction to Urbanism
    MATH 119 (3)
    Geometry for Architects
    MATH 122 (3)
    Introduction to Mathematics II
    Elective (3)
    100-level Humanities course

    Credit hours: 18

    Credit hours: 15

    2nd Year Fall 2nd Year Spring
    ARCH 201 (5)
    Architecture Studio III: House
    ARCH 202 (6)
    Architecture Studio IV: Multiple
    PHYS 200 (4)
    Building Physics
    AAH 120 (3)
    History of Architecture II
    AAH 119 (3)
    History of Architecture I
    ARCH 230 (3)
    System: Structural Analysis
    ARCH 207 (3)
    Design Communications III
    ARCH 208 (3)
    Design Communications IV

    Elective (3)
    Humanities or Social Science course

    Credit hours: 16

    Credit hours: 18

    3rd Year Fall 3rd Year Spring
    ARCH 305 (6)
    Architecture Studio V: Hybrid
    ARCH 306 (6)
    Architecture Studio VI: Neighborhood
    ARCH 403 (3)
    Mechanical Systems I
    ARCH 404 (3)
    Mechanical Systems II
    ARCH 334 (3)
    Material: Metal
    ARCH 335 (3)
    Materials: Cementitious
    ARCH 321 (3)
    Contemporary Architecture
    AURB 465 (3)
    Contemporary Urbanism
    Elective (3)
    Social Science course
    Elective (3)
    Humanities course

    Credit hours: 18

    Credit hours: 18

    4th Year Fall 4th Year Spring
    ARCH 417 (6)
    Architecture Studio VII: Institution
    ARCH 418 (6)
    Architecture Studio VIII: Institution
    ARCH 336 (3)
    Materials: Fibrous
    ARCH 337 (3)
    Materials: Transparent
    Architecture History/Theory Elective (3) Architecture Elective (3)
    Architecture Elective (3)
    Architecture Elective (3)
    Elective (3)
    Social Science course
    IPRO Elective (3)

    Credit hours: 18

    Credit hours: 18

    5th Year Fall 5th Year Spring
    ARCH 419 (6)
    Architecture Studio IX: Metropolis
    ARCH 420 (6)
    Architecture Studio X: Metropolis
    Architecture Elective (3) ARCH 413 (3)
    Architectural Practice
    Elective (3)
    Social Science course
    Architecture Elective (3)
    IPRO Elective (3) Elective (3)
    Humanities Course

    Credit hours: 15

    Credit hours: 15 

     Total credit hours for B.Arch. degree: 169

    Curriculum will be implemented beginning in Fall 2014.

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