Degrees Offered with a Major in Architecture

  • Master of Science in Architectural Studies
    • without a concentration
    • concentration in Historic Preservation
    • concentration in Sustainable Architecture
    • concentration in Sustainable Design
    • concentration in Themed Environments Integration
  • Master of Architecture
    • without a concentration
    • concentration in Historic Preservation
    • concentration in Sustainable Architecture
    • concentration in Sustainable Design

Requirements for these degrees are given in the Graduate Degrees section of this catalog.

Architecture Program Core Courses

ARC 6512Structural Modeling3
ARC 6116Drawing toward Architecture1-2
ARC 6311CBuilding Information Modeling3
DCP 6218Developing Sustainable Projects3
DCP 6710History and Theory of Historic Preservation3
DCP 6715Built Heritage Documentation II3
DCP 6971Research for Master's Thesis1-9
URP 6272Urban Spatial Analysis3

School of Architecture Courses

ARC 5040Introduction to Themed Environments3
ARC 5041Design and Documentation of Themed Environments3
ARC 5042Fabrication and Execution for Themed Environments3
ARC 5043Integration Practices for Built Environments3
ARC 6044Development and Operations for Themed Environments3
ARC 6045CProject Development Studio for Themed Environments6
ARC 6116Drawing toward Architecture1-2
ARC 6212Topics in Phenomena and Architecture3
ARC 6228Film and Architecture3
ARC 6241Advanced Studio I1-9
ARC 6242Research Methods3
ARC 6281Professional Practice3
ARC 6311CBuilding Information Modeling3
ARC 6355Advanced Studio II6
ARC 6356Advanced Studio III6
ARC 6357Advanced Topics in Architectural Design3
ARC 6399Advanced Topics in Urban Design3
ARC 6505Architectural Structural Systems: Wood, Steel, and Concrete4
ARC 6512Structural Modeling3
ARC 6611Advanced Topics in Architectural Technology3
ARC 6621Graduate Environmental Technology 23
ARC 6642Architectural Acoustic Design Laboratory3
ARC 6643Architectural Acoustics3
ARC 6670Lighting Design Seminar3
ARC 6680Architecture Energy and Ecology3
ARC 6685Life Safety, Sanitation, and Plumbing Systems3
ARC 6686LEED for Sustainable Design and Construction3
ARC 6705Graduate Architectural History 33
ARC 6773Strains of Modernism3
ARC 6793Advanced Topics in Regional Architecture3
ARC 6821Preservation Problems and Processes3
ARC 6883Vernacular Architecture & Sustainablility3
ARC 6911Architectural Research1-6
ARC 6912Architectural Research II1-6
ARC 6913Architectural Research III1-6
ARC 6933Sustainable Site Design3
ARC 6934European Approach to Sustainable Design3
ARC 6940Supervised Teaching1-5
ARC 6971Research for Master's Thesis1-15
ARC 6979Master's Research Project1-10

College of Design, Construction, and Planning Courses

DCP 6205Ecological Issues in Sustainability and the Built Environment3
DCP 6212Sustainable Design Issues: Ecology, Architecture, and Planning4
DCP 6218Developing Sustainable Projects3
DCP 6221Economics of Sustainability in the Built Environment3
DCP 6230Integrated Sustainable Development Studio6
DCP 6301Sustainable Planning and Design Studio6
DCP 6701World Heritage Research and Stewardship3
DCP 6710History and Theory of Historic Preservation3
DCP 6711CBuilt Heritage: History and Materials Conservation I3
DCP 6712CBuilt Heritage: History and Materials Conservation II3
DCP 6714CBuilt Heritage Documentation I3
DCP 6715Built Heritage Documentation II3
DCP 6716Cultural Resource Management3
DCP 6718Current Topics in Historic Preservation3
DCP 6730Preservation Policy3
DCP 6905Independent Study1-3
DCP 6931Special Topics in Design, Construction, and Planning1-4
DCP 6943Cultural Resource Survey3
DCP 6971Research for Master's Thesis1-9
DCP 6979Master's Research Project1-6
DCP 7790Doctoral Core 1: Paradigms and Theories of Inquiry3
DCP 7794Doctoral Core 4: Research Assessment and Professional Preparation1
DCP 7911Doctoral Core 2: Foundations of Research Design and Methodologies3
DCP 7940Supervised Teaching1-3
DCP 7949Professional Internship1-5
DCP 7979Advanced Research1-12
DCP 7980Research for Doctoral Dissertation1-15
DCP 7981Doctoral Core 3: Academic Writing for Publication3

Architecture (MS)           

SLO 1     Knowledge        
Acquire, interpret and analyze information as it relates to the design process. Use critical thinking and specialized knowledge of architectural systems to identify and assess problems. Develop design responses in a competent and ethical manner

SLO 2     Skills           
Develop an area of focus and a self-directed inquiry. Work collaboratively toward integrative proposals

SLO 3     Professional Behavior         
Engage in the advancement of the discipline  
Engage the economic, ethical, and aesthetic aspects of professional practice

Master of Science in Architectural Studies

SLO 1     Knowledge
Acquire, interpret and analyze information as it relates to the design process. Use critical thinking and specialized knowledge of architectural systems to identify and assess problems. Develop design responses in a competent and ethical manner

SLO 2     Skills           
Develop an area of focus and a self-directed inquiry.  Work collaboratively toward integrative proposals

SLO 3     Professional Behavior         
Engage in the advancement of the discipline.  Engage the economic, ethical, and aesthetic aspects of professional practice