Architecture

Courses

ARCH 701 Contemporary Issues Studio 6.0 Credits

Investigates theoretical issues concerning human responses to the making of place. Design projects would include building types that are not of the ordinary such as monastery, civil buildings, or cultural facilities. Specific topics will be announced a year in advance so that students can plan their programs. May be repeated for credit if topic varies.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

ARCH 702 Urban Design Studio I 6.0 Credits

This course introduces urban design through case studies that demonstrate the relationships among buildings, the man-made environment, and natural environment. An urban design analysis is undertaken to learn the design process that solves problems at the urban scale and develops architectural solutions within the urban context.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

ARCH 703 Urban Design Studio II 6.0 Credits

This course continues ARCH 702. Architectural and urban design studies are undertaken to develop the project begun in the previous term. It requires developing a normative position of urban design and producing a design that responds to critical urban concerns. Specific topics will be announced a year in advance so students can plan their programs. May be repeated if topic varies.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 702 [Min Grade: C]

ARCH 704 Traditional Architecture Studio I 6.0 Credits

This course focuses on developing designs based on historical precedents such as classical, vernacular and other styles of architecture. Requires research into the principles of traditional architecture, proportional systems and compositional schemes. Investigates techniques of representation and introduces design through small design projects.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

ARCH 705 Traditional Architecture Studio II 6.0 Credits

This course continues ARCH 704 by increasing the scale of projects to large residential and civic buildings. Specific topics will be announced a year in advance so that students can plan their programs. May be repeated for credit if topic varies.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 704 [Min Grade: C]

ARCH 706 Design Research Studio 6.0 Credits

This course investigates social issues facing contemporary architectural design. It includes a student research project and literature analysis to develop design guidelines and design concepts. Problems may include housing, health care, social institutions, or community design. Requires developing a publishable document. May be repeated for credit if topic varies.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

ARCH 707 Architecture and Technology Studio 6.0 Credits

This course addresses the relationship of form, program, and theory within the constraints of building systems. It investigates new technologies to strengthen the student's ability to solve complex problems in architecture. It stresses the coordination of architectural criteria in the design of complex architectural problems. May be repeated for credit if topic varies.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

ARCH 730 Topics in Architecture and Management 3.0 Credits

this course covers selected advanced topics in the principles and practices of administering and managing architectural activities. Special topics will be announced a year or so in advance so that students can plan their programs. May be repeated for credit when different topics are offered.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH 740 Topics in Architecture History and Theory 3.0 Credits

Covers selected advanced topics in architectural history and theory. Special topics will be announced a year in advance so that students can plan their programs. May be repeated for credit when different topics are offered.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH 747 Summer Study Abroad 3.0 Credits

This is an intense three week study of Rome or Paris and its environment. Study combines site visits, sketching, and analysis. The travel portion of the course is preceded by lectures and reading assignments and is followed by preparation of analytical reports.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH 760 Topics in Architecture and Technology 3.0 Credits

Covers selected advanced topics in architecture and technology. Special topics will be announced a year in advance so that students can plan their programs. May be repeated for credit when different topics are offered.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH 780 Special Topics in Architecture 3.0 Credits

this course provides advanced courses in topics of current interest to faculty and students. May be repeated for credit if topics vary.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH 798 Independent Study in Architecture 3.0 Credits

This course requires individual investigations in special areas of architecture not regularly covered in courses offered. Topics for study must be approved in advance by the department. May be repeated for credit if topic varies.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH I599 Independent Study in Architecture 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH I699 Independent Study in Architecture 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH I799 Independent Study in Architecture 3.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH I899 Independent Study in Architecture 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH I999 Independent Study in Architecture 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH T580 Special Topics in Architecture 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH T680 Special Topics in Architecture 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH T780 Special Topics in Architecture 3.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH T880 Special Topics in Architecture 3.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

ARCH T980 Special Topics in Architecture 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

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