Academic Catalog

Architectural Studies Major — B.A.

Summary

Architectural Studies B.A. Major Requirements48
Integrative Core Curriculum 128-40
Electives32-44
Total Credits120

 Degree Requirements

COURSES WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT
Core Courses
ARTH 11300Elements of Architecture3
ARTH 11400Architecture across Cultures3
ARTH 30100Architectural Studio I: Fundamentals of Architectural Design and Drawing4
ARTH 30200Architectural Studio II: Environmental Design and Digital Representation4
ARTH 48000Senior Portfolio: Architecture1
Architectural History
Select nine (9) credits of 200- or 300-level courses with the attribute Architectural History (ARCH), with at least three (3) credits at the 300 level9
Architectural Design
Select one of the following:3
Small Builds: Architecture at a Smaller Scale
The Architecture of Patterns: The art and science of patterns
Great Spaces: An Introduction to Urban Design
Senior Experience
Select 3 credits from the following: 13
ARTH 490xx
Seminar in Art History
Tutorial in Art History
Senior Internship
Honors Independent Study
Art History electives
ARTH xxxxxMinimum of two 100- or 200-level nonarchitecture courses in art history, with at least one at the 200-level6
COURSES OUTSIDE THE DEPARTMENT
Building Sustainable Societies
Select 3 credits with the attribute Arch-Building Sustainable Society (ABSS) courses from outside the department.3
Art
ART 11xxxAny Introduction to Drawing course3
ART 12000Two-Dimensional Design3
Choose one of the following3
Three-Dimensional Design
Sustainability and Innovation in Three-dimensional Design
Graphic Design I
Total Credits48