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Curriculum

Students specializing in Architectural Technology develop an understanding of the fundamentals of building design and construction. Students study sustainable mechanical and electrical systems, structures, building site design, and construction documentation and detailing. In addition, students may explore other subjects through architectural technology electives.

  • Course Sequence
  • Major Courses
  • Concentration Courses

Semester 1

  • FND1006 City Lab
  • FND1003 Foundation Studio 1
  • FND1005 Design Representation
  • FND1001 Critical Reading and Research 1

Semester 2

  • FND1004 Foundation Studio 2
  • FND2002 Sustainable Material Assemblies
  • FND2001 Making and Modeling
  • FND1002 Critical Reading and Research 2
  • FND2003 Community Practice
  • PRV0001 Portfolio Review

Semester 3

Major

  • APL1000  Introduction to Practicum
  • DME2001 Observation and Imagination Drawing and Illustration Graphics
  • TSM2001 Sustainable Systems 1
  • SSH1001 Social and Political Theory
  • MNS1001 College Algebra and Trigonometry
  • HTC1001 History of Architecture and Design 1

Concentration

  • APL1000  Introduction to Practicum
  • DME2001 Observation and Imagination Drawing and Illustration Graphics
  • Design History Methods Seminar
  • SSH1001 Social and Political Theory
  • MNS1001 College Algebra and Trigonometry
  • HTC1001 History of Architecture and Design 1

Semester 4

Major

  • Geometric Modeling and Visualization Imaging Elective
  • TSM2004 Structural Systems 1
  • TSM2002 Sustainable Systems 2
  • HTC1002 History of Architecture and Design 2
  • MNS1002 Physics

Concentration

  • Geometric Modeling and Visualization Imaging Elective
  • TSM2004 Structural Systems 1
  • Open Elective
  • HTC1002 History of Architecture and Design 2
  • MNS1002 Physics

Summer

Major

  • APL1001 Design Studies Practicum 1

Concentration

  • APL1001 Design Studies Practicum 1

Semester 5

Major

  • TSM2003 Sitework
  • TSM2005 Structural Systems 2
  • Mathematics and Natural Sciences Elective
  • SSH1002 History and Modernity: Special Topics
  • HTC1003 Contemporary Architecture

Concentration

  • TSM2003 Sitework
  • Open Elective
  • Mathematics and Natural Sciences Elective
  • SSH1002 History and Modernity: Special Topics
  • HTC1003 Contemporary Architecture

Semester 6

Major

  • DST1001 Design Studies Advanced Studio
  • TSM2006 Detailing and Construction Documentation
  • Advised Architectural Technology Elective
  • Arts Elective
  • Open Elective
  • PRV0002 Portfolio Review 2

Concentration

  • DST1001 Design Studies Advanced Studio
  • TSM2006 Detailing and Construction Documentation
  • Open Elective
  • Arts Elective
  • Open Elective
  • PRV0002 Portfolio Review 2

Summer

Major

  • SSH1099 Independent Study Seminar

Concentration

  • SSH1099 Independent Study Seminar

Semester 7

Major

  • Advised Architectural Technology Elective
  • APL1002 Design Studies Practicum 2
  • SSH1004 Advanced Research Strategies
  • Social Science and Humanities Elective
  • Open Elective

Concentration

  • Open Elective
  • APL1002 Design Studies Practicum 2
  • SSH1004 Advanced Research Strategies
  • Social Science and Humanities Elective
  • Open Elective

Semester 8

Major

  • DST1002 Design Studies Degree Project
  • Open Elective
  • Open Elective

Concentration

  • DST1002 Design Studies Degree Project
  • Open Elective
  • Open Elective

Semester 3

  • TSM2001 Sustainable Systems 1

Semester 4

  • TSM2004 Structural Systems 1
  • TSM2002 Sustainable Systems 2

Summer Session

  • APL1001 Design Studies Practicum 1

Semester 5

  • TSM2003 Sitework
  • TSM2005 Structural Systems 2

Semester 6

  • DST1001 Design Studies Advanced Studio
  • TSM2006 Detailing and Construction Documents
  • Advised Architectural Technology Elective

Semester 7

  • APL1002 Design Studies Practicum 2
  • Advised Architectural Technology Elective

Semester 8

  • DST1002 Design Studies Degree Project

Semester 3

  • TSM2001 Sustainable Systems 1

Semester 4

  • TSM2004 Structural Systems 1

Summer Session

  • APL1001 Design Studies Practicum 1

Semester 5

  • TSM2003 Sitework

Semester 6

  • DST1001 Design Studies Advanced Studio
  • TSM2006 Detailing and Construction Documents

Semester 7

  • APL1002 Design Studies Practicum 2

Semester 8

  • DST1002 Design Studies Degree Project