Architectural Technology Associate in Science Employment Preparation

The Architectural Technology Associate of Science degree is intended to prepare students with a broad perspective of Architecture, design and local general education requirements to utilize in gaining employment in Architecture or any of the related fields in the building industry where they will be involved to produce plans, but may also contribute in the design and construction administration of various building typologies. Individuals completing this degree may also choose to continue their education toward a baccalaureate, or advanced degree in Architecture or related majors.

Semester 1

Course Code Title Units
ARCH 001 Intro to Architectural Professions 3
ARCH 008 Architectural Design Fundamentals I 4
ARCH 011 Architectural Blueprint Reading 3
DRA 001  Technical Drafting I   3
ENG 001A English Composition  4

Semester 2

Course Code Title Units
ARCH 002 Materials of Construction 4
ARCH 003A Architectural Practice I 3
ARCH 009 Architectural Design Fundamentals II 3
DRA 002 AutoCAD 4
MATH 049 Intermediate Algebra or any Math course from Area C4 B. 3 - 4

Semester 3

Course Code Title Units
ARCH 003B Architectural Practice II 3
ARCH 005A Introduction to Drawing & Perspective 3
ARCH 010 Environmental Control Systems 3
DRA 011 Intro to Sketchup & Revit 3
COD GE Area C1 Natural Sciences 3

Semester 4

Course Code Title Units
ARCH 005B Architectural Delineation 3
COD GE Area C2 Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
COD GE Area C3 Arts, Humanities and Culture 3
COD GE Area C5 Personal Growth and Development 3
COD GE Area D Kinesiology Activity Requirement 2

Please see a counselor if you need help selecting GE classes.