B.S.A.E./M.Arch. Curriculum

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First Year
Fall Semester Credits
ARC 121 Architecture & Culture 3
CAE 111 Introduction to Engineering I 3
ENG 105 English Composition I 3
MTH 151 Calculus I for Engineers 5
PSY 205 University Physics I 3
Total Credits 17
Spring Semester Credits
CAE 112 Introduction to Engineering II 2
ENG 107 Writing about Science 3
MTH 162 Calculus II 4
PHY 206 University Physics II 3
PHY 208 University Physics II Lab 1
People and Society Elective* 3
Total Credits 16

Second Year
Fall Semester Credits
ARC 530 Building Technology I: Materials & Methods (ARC 230) 3
ARC 567 History of Architecture I (ARC 294) 3
CAE 210 Mechanics of Solids I 3
MTH 211 Calculus III 3
PHY 207 University Physics III 3
PHY 209 University Physics III Lab 1
Total Credits 16
Spring Semester Credits
CAE 211 Mechanics of Solids II 3
CAE 212 Structural Laboratory 1
CHM 151 Chemistry for Engineers I 3
CHM 153 Chemistry Laboratory for Engineers 1
IEN 311 Applied Probability & Statistics I 3
MAE 303 Thermodynamics I 3
MTH 311 Ordinary Differential Equations 3
Total Credits 17

Third Year
Fall Semester Credits
ARC 501 Architecture Design I (ARC 292) 6
ARC 511 Drawing I 3
CAE 310 Structural Analysis 3
CAE 330 Fluid Mechanics 3
Technical Elective* 3
Total Credits 18
Spring Semester Credits
ARC 502 Architecture Design II (ARC 293) 6
ARC 513 Computing l 3
CAE 321 Steel Structures (ARC 532) 3
CAE 380 Electrical & Illumination Systems (ARC 563) 3
CAE 381 Mechanical Systems for Buildings (ARC 562) 3
Total Credits 18

Summer Semester Credits
ARC 503 Architecture Design III 6
Total Credits 6

Fourth Year
Fall Semester Credits
ARC 504 Architecture Design IV (Comprehensive) 6
CAE 320 Design of Concrete Structures (ARC 533) 3
CAE 470 Foundation Engineering & Earth Retaining Systems 3
CAE 480 Design of Environmental Systems for Buildings 3
People and Society Elective* 3
Total Credits 18
Spring Semester Credits
ARC 531 Building Technology Il 3
ARC 568 History of Architecture II 3
CAE 370 Geotechnical Engineering I 3
CAE 371 Geotechnical Laboratory I 1
CAE 402 Professional Engineering Practice 3
CAE 460 Construction Management (ARC Elective) 3
Total Credits 16

Fifth Year
Fall Semester Credits
ARC 476 History of Architecture 3
ARC 500 Theory of Architecture & the Environment 3
ARC 507 Architecture Design 6
CAE 403 Senior Design Project I 1
Total Credits 13
Spring Semester Credits
ARC 594 GIS in Urban Design 3
ARC 609 Architecture Design 6
Architecture Elective 3
CAE 404 Senior Design Project II 2
Total Credits 14


Sixth Year

Fall Semester  Credits
ARC 517 Construction Documents 3
ARC 652 Management of Professional Practice 3
ARC 699 Architectural Thesis Preparation 3
Architecture Elective 3
Total Credits 12
Spring Semester Credits
Advanced PS/HA Elective 3
AEN Design Elective* 3
ARC 610 Architecture Design Degree Project 6
Architecture Elective 3
Total Credits 15

Total Credits for Degree 196

 

Curriculum Notes: To be selected from approved lists of People and Society/Humanities and Arts, Technical and Design Electives.