Architecture

Courses

ARCH 101 Studio 1-A 4.5 Credits

2+4 Option architecture majors only. Introduces basic architectural design principles. Elementary concepts of space, surface, and form will be explored in two-and three-dimensional abstract exercises. Incorporates observational analysis and graphic skills.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 131 [Min Grade: D] or ARCH 151 [Min Grade: D] or ARCH 155 [Min Grade: D]

ARCH 102 Studio 1-B 4.5 Credits

2+4 Option architecture majors only. Continues ARCH 101. Makes a transition from abstract principles to simple architectural exercises that add issues of function, scale, and structure to concepts of space, surface, and form.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 101 [Min Grade: C-] and (ARCH 131 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 151 [Min Grade: C-])
Corequisite: ARCH 132

ARCH 103 Studio 2-A 4.5 Credits

2+4 Option architecture majors only. Continues ARCH 102. Introductory architectural design studio in which simple architectural problems develop issues of context and the use of materials with issues of space and human activity.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 102 [Min Grade: C-] and (ARCH 132 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 152 [Min Grade: C-])
Corequisite: ARCH 133

ARCH 104 Studio 2-B 4.5 Credits

2+4 Option architecture majors only. Continues ARCH 103. Introductory architectural design studio in which issues of architectural form are balanced with site and programmatic concerns.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 103 [Min Grade: C-] and (ARCH 133 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 150 [Min Grade: C-])
Corequisite: ARCH 161

ARCH 105 Studio 3-A 4.5 Credits

2+4 Option architecture majors only. Continues ARCH 104. Covers intermediate architectural design problems of increasing complexity that emphasize the nature of function, structure, and material and their impact on the design process.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 104 [Min Grade: C-] and ARCH 161 [Min Grade: C-]
Corequisite: ARCH 134

ARCH 106 Studio 3-B 4.5 Credits

2+4 Option architecture majors only. Continues ARCH 105. Continues exploration of intermediate architectural design problems that present a full range of challenges in the areas of organization, context, and expression.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 105 [Min Grade: C-] and (ARCH 134 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 153 [Min Grade: C-])

ARCH 111 Studio 1-1 3.0 Credits

Investigates basic design principles using three-dimensional abstract and applied projects. Exercises heighten observation and graphic skills while establishing an architectural vocabulary. Fall, Winter.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Corequisite: ARCH 131

ARCH 112 Studio 1-2 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 111. Architectural problems emphasize the nature of function, structure, and material and their impact on the design process, and therefore their solutions to the problems. Winter, Spring.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 111 [Min Grade: C-] and (ARCH 131 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 155 [Min Grade: C-])
Corequisite: ARCH 132

ARCH 113 Studio 1-3 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 112. Simple architectural problems investigate the interrelationships of scale, context, and building elements and the nature of materials and structure and their impact on the process of creating architecture. Spring, Summer.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 112 [Min Grade: C-] and (ARCH 132 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 156 [Min Grade: C-])
Corequisite: ARCH 161

ARCH 121 Studio 2-1 3.0 Credits

Stresses the impact of function, materials, and the issue of building image on the design process. Fall.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 113 [Min Grade: C-] and (ARCH 133 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 150 [Min Grade: C-]) and ARCH 161 [Min Grade: C-]
Corequisite: ARCH 141

ARCH 122 Studio 2-2 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 121. Investigates projects of greater programmatic complexity and more stringent site constraints. Projects begin to deal with buildings in an urban context. Winter.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 121 [Min Grade: C-]
Corequisite: ARCH 142

ARCH 123 Studio 2-3 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 122. Poses design problems of increased complexity to enable students to explore in greater detail the issues presented in the previous term. Spring.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 122 [Min Grade: C-]
Corequisite: ARCH 143

ARCH 131 Architectural Representation I-Drawing Basics 3.0 Credits

Introduces the basic skills of architectural representation through drawing, including drafted and freehand techniques in a variety of media. Also introduces techniques of digital documentation.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 101 [Min Grade: D], ARCH 111 [Min Grade: D] (Can be taken Concurrently)

ARCH 132 Architectural Representation II-Drawing 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 131 Architectural Representation I. Introduces advanced skills of architectural representation through drawing, including drafted and freehand techniques in a variety of media. Also introduces advanced techniques of digital documentation.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 102 [Min Grade: C-], ARCH 112 [Min Grade: C-] (Can be taken Concurrently)(ARCH 101 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 111 [Min Grade: C-]) and (ARCH 131 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 151 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 155 [Min Grade: C-])

ARCH 133 Architectural Representation III-Digital 4.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 132 Architectural Representation II. Introduces basic digital representation skills in 2D and 3D, the creation and manipulation of three-dimensional architectural models and the resultant two-dimensional drawings as well as renderings using various computer techniques and software programs.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: (ARCH 102 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 113 [Min Grade: C-]) and (ARCH 132 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 152 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 156 [Min Grade: C-])

ARCH 134 Architectural Representation IV-3D Modeling 4.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 133. Further investigates and demonstrates the computer's capabilities in architectural design, 3D modeling and representation using various computer techniques and software programs. May also introduce digital fabrication techniques.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: (ARCH 104 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 113 [Min Grade: C-]) and (ARCH 133 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 150 [Min Grade: C-])

ARCH 135 Architectural Representation V-Advanced Methods 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 134. Examines advanced techniques of architectural representation and visual communications for use in the architectural design process. Emphasizes presentation methods to describe design concepts. Content may vary. Contact Architecture program for details. Professional elective.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: (ARCH 106 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 233 [Min Grade: C-]) and (ARCH 134 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 153 [Min Grade: C-])

ARCH 141 Architecture and Society I 3.0 Credits

Examines the evolution of Western architectural thought, form, space, and structures in light of changing human values and institutions. Covers Western architecture from the prehistoric era through the Romanesque, and contemporary architecture in Asia and Central America as well as Islamic architecture in the Middle East and Spain.

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

ARCH 142 Architecture and Society II 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 141. Covers the evolution of Western architecture from Gothic to Baroque, as well as developments in Central and South America, the Middle East, and Japan.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 141 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 143 Architecture and Society III 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 142. Covers the evolution of Western architecture from the 18th century to the mid-20th century.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 142 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 161 Architectural Construction 3.0 Credits

Architecture majors only. Covers basic construction principles and the use of materials in developing architectural assemblies, providing a conceptual framework to integrate construction and design.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: (ARCH 103 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 112 [Min Grade: C-]) and (ARCH 132 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 152 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 156 [Min Grade: C-])

ARCH 171 Design Build 3.0 Credits

Provides an opportunity for students to experience the entire building process of design, construction documentation, cost estimating, and construction of a simple structure. Professional Elective. Spring.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 105 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 232 [Min Grade: C-]
Corequisite: CIVE 262

ARCH 191 Studio 1-1 3.0 Credits

Architectural engineering majors only. Covers basic design principles using three-dimensional abstract and applied projects. Exercises heighten observation skills.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is AE.

ARCH 192 Studio 1-2 3.0 Credits

Architectural engineering majors only. Continues ARCH 191. Uses design exercises to emphasize the nature of function, structure, and material and their impact on the design process.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is AE.
Prerequisites: ARCH 191 [Min Grade: D] or (ARCH 111 [Min Grade: D] and ARCH 131 [Min Grade: C-])

ARCH 231 Studio 3-1 3.0 Credits

Investigates specific building types to help students reach a basic level of competence in the language of architecture, problem-solving, and the means of communicating design solutions. Fall.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 123 [Min Grade: C-] and ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-] and ARCH 161 [Min Grade: C-] and (ARCH 134 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 153 [Min Grade: C-])

ARCH 232 Studio 3-2 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 231. Design projects expand students' vocabulary and understanding of the process of creating solutions to the problems of architecture. Winter.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 231 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 233 Studio 3-3 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 232. Addresses the interaction and coordination between the language of architecture and the languages of the other disciplines that influence the process of design. More complex programs are assigned. Spring.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 232 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 241 Studio 4-1 4.0 Credits

Investigates the design relationship between the man-made and the natural environment in a study of large-scale site design and building development in relation to natural forces. Fall.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: (ARCH 106 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 233 [Min Grade: C-]) and (PHYS 104 [Min Grade: C-] or PHYS 184 [Min Grade: C-])

ARCH 242 Studio 4-2 4.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 241. Studies the relationship between building and site. A series of smaller-scale problems in site design investigates the architecture of the exterior. Winter.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 241 [Min Grade: D] and CIVE 261 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 243 Studio 4-3 4.0 Credits

Addresses architectural problems with specific environmental and site restraints and criteria. Issues of sustainable design will also be explored. Spring.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 242 [Min Grade: D] and CIVE 262 [Min Grade: C-]
Corequisite: CIVE 263

ARCH 261 Environmental Systems I 3.0 Credits

Introduces heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems and site utility planning. Fall.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: PHYS 104 [Min Grade: C-] or PHYS 184 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 262 Environmental Systems II 3.0 Credits

Introduces plumbing systems, including site distribution, water distribution, and waste systems. Fire protection is also covered. Winter.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: PHYS 104 [Min Grade: C-] or PHYS 184 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 263 Environmental Systems III 3.0 Credits

Covers application of electrical systems and lighting to architectural design and construction. Spring.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: PHYS 104 [Min Grade: C-] or PHYS 184 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 271 Materials & Structural Behavior I 3.0 Credits

Introduces the basics of construction (timber, masonry, steel, and concrete). Covers their behavior as ingredients of the structural system.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: (PHYS 182 [Min Grade: D] and PHYS 184 [Min Grade: D]) or (PHYS 103 [Min Grade: D] and PHYS 104 [Min Grade: D])

ARCH 272 Materials & Structural Behavior II 3.0 Credits

Second part of a three course sequence that introduces students to building structures and materials. The course will introduce structural design methodologies and students will learn how to design wood floor systems, beams, columns, steel beams and tension elements.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 271 [Min Grade: C-] or CIVE 261 [Min Grade: D]

ARCH 273 Materials & Structural Behavior III 3.0 Credits

Third part of a three course sequence that introduces students to building structures and materials. The course will introduce masonry and foundation design. Students will learn how to design concrete beams and columns.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 272 [Min Grade: C-] or CIVE 262 [Min Grade: D]

ARCH 315 Sustainable Built Environment I 3.0 Credits

Provides an overview of contemporary sustainable design principles and systems involved to posit novel solutions to various design challenges. Combining theoretical knowledge, field trips and case studies enabling students to critically assess sustainability as it relates to the built environment through five key subsystems: materials, air, water, energy and life.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman

ARCH 320 Sustainable Built Environment II 3.0 Credits

Students will examine the work of scientists, designers, authors, artists, architects, engineers, planners, etc to gain a deeper conceptual understanding of current and emerging strategies in sustainability and the complex and integrated systems approach to the built environment in the present and near future.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: ARCH 315 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 321 General Lecture Series I 3.0 Credits

This course sequence examines areas of intellectual concern from disciplines other than architecture. Guest lecturers discuss significant aspects of the humanities, the sciences, and the arts. Addresses questions of knowledge. Fall. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 322 General Lecture Series II 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 321. Addresses questions of creativity in art. Winter. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 335 Professional Practice I 3.0 Credits

This seminar is the first of a two-course sequence that introduces students to varying topics related to architectural practice in today's society. It addresses the following issues: Community and Social Responsibility, Leadership, Ethics & Professional Judgment, Client Role in Architecture, Basic Principles of Architectural Practice.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH or major is INTR.
Prerequisites: ARCH 243 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 336 Professional Practice II 3.0 Credits

This seminar is the second of a two-course sequence that introduces students to varying topics related to architectural practice in today’s society. It addresses the following issues: Practice Management, Project Management, Financial Considerations, Legal Responsibilities, Ethics & Professional Judgment.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH or major is INTR.
Prerequisites: ARCH 335 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 341 [WI] Theories of Architecture I 3.0 Credits

Seminar that examines theories and principles of Western architecture before 1700. History/theory elective. Fall. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 342 [WI] Theories of Architecture II 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 341. Seminar that examines theories and principles of Western architecture from the Baroque era of the 17th century to the beginning of Modernism in the 20th century. History/theory elective. Winter. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 343 Theories of Architecture III 3.0 Credits

Seminar that examines 20th-century theories of architecture, including analysis and discussion of current theoretical positions. History/theory elective. Spring.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 344 [WI] History of Modern Architecture I 3.0 Credits

Surveys the crucial buildings and thematic development of modern architecture and urbanism beginning in the late nineteenth Century continuing through the mid-20th Century. History/theory elective.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 345 [WI] History of Modern Architecture II 3.0 Credits

Continuation of ARCH 344. Surveys the crucial buildings and thematic development of modern architecture and urbanism from the mid-20th Century to the present. History/theory elective. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 346 [WI] History of Philadelphia Architecture 3.0 Credits

Covers the architecture of the city of Philadelphia from 1682, examining its architects, styles, and sources through lectures, walking tours, and student reports. History/theory elective. Fall. Alternate years. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 347 [WI] Summer Study Tour Abroad 6.0 Credits

An intensive three-week study tour in a major European city. Combines site visits, sketching, and analysis with lectures by local experts. The travel portion of the course is preceded by lectures and reading assignments and is followed by preparation of analytical reports. History/theory elective. Summer. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 348 Studies in Vernacular Architecture 3.0 Credits

A topical survey of world traditions of vernacular architecture, with emphasis on houses and dwelling environments. The survey topics include basics of shelter, construction methods, response to climate, patterns of settlement, social and economic organization, cultural expression, and methods of research and analysis.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 351 Studio 5-1 4.0 Credits

Poses problems that address the relationship of form, site, program, and theory within the constraints of the basic systems (structural, mechanical, etc.). Fall.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: CIVE 263 [Min Grade: C-] and ARCH 243 [Min Grade: D]
Corequisite: ARCH 261

ARCH 352 Studio 5-2 4.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 351. Emphasizes the strengthening of students' ability to solve complex problems in architecture. Expects students to demonstrate understanding and control of basic architectural systems. Winter.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 351 [Min Grade: D] and ARCH 261 [Min Grade: C-]
Corequisite: ARCH 262

ARCH 353 Studio 5-3 4.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 352. Stresses the coordination of all architectural criteria in a large-scale and complex architectural problem. Spring.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 352 [Min Grade: D] and ARCH 262 [Min Grade: C-]
Corequisite: ARCH 263

ARCH 361 Studio 6-1 4.0 Credits

Introduces problems of urban design. Case studies demonstrate the relationship between the manmade environment and the natural environment as well as the relationship between many buildings and other manmade environments and the natural environment. Fall.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 353 [Min Grade: D] and ARCH 263 [Min Grade: C-]
Corequisite: ARCH 335

ARCH 362 Studio 6-2 4.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 361. A large urban-design project is undertaken to learn the design process required to solve problems of such magnitude. Winter.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 361 [Min Grade: D]
Corequisite: ARCH 336

ARCH 363 Studio 6-3 4.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 362. Requires students to develop architectural solutions for a portion of the problem addressed in Studio 6-2, demonstrating an understanding of the relationship between buildings and the exterior environment established in the previous course. Spring.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 362 [Min Grade: D]
Corequisite: PHIL 317

ARCH 399 Independent Study in Architecture 0.5-12.0 Credits

Independent study on a topic selected by the student. Independent study is supervised by a faculty member and guided by a plan of study.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman

ARCH 421 [WI] Environmental Psychology and Design Theory 3.0 Credits

Examines the relationship between human behavior and architecture from the perspective of environmental psychology. Topics include aesthetics, environmental experience, social interaction, social organization, and culture. Seminar. Professional elective. Summer. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 233 [Min Grade: D]

ARCH 431 Architectural Programming 3.0 Credits

Introduces current techniques of building programming and their relationship to building design. Recommended for students who will attempt their thesis projects in the following academic year. Professional elective. Spring.

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

ARCH 432 The Development Process 3.0 Credits

Introduces the process of land development. Explores traditional and emerging development models (the architect as the equity participant and developer) in relation to new construction and rehabilitation. Covers various methods of initiating building projects and financing and tax issues. Professional elective. Spring.

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

ARCH 441 Urban Design Seminar I 3.0 Credits

Expands the concept of architecture to urban design scale and presents the principles of city planning through a series of case studies. History/Theory elective. Fall. Alternate years.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 353 [Min Grade: D]

ARCH 442 Urban Design Seminar II 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 441. History/Theory elective. Winter.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 353 [Min Grade: D]

ARCH 451 Advanced Drawing 3.0 Credits

Covers advanced architectural rendering, concentrating on the effects of light, shade, and color using the techniques of water-color rendering. Professional elective. Spring.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 131 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 156 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 455 Computer Applications in Architecture I 3.0 Credits

Covers two-dimensional and three-dimensional computer representations and applications. Professional elective.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 134 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 153 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 456 Computer Applications in Architecture II 3.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 455. Further investigates and demonstrates the computer's capabilities in architectural design and representation. Professional elective.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 134 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 153 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 463 Emerging Architectural Technology 3.0 Credits

A holistic study of design and construction technology of significant buildings by leading architects.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 464 Building Enclosure Design 3.0 Credits

Examines the integrations of aesthetics, building science, and technology in the design of building enclosures. Professional Elective. Summer.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-] and ARCH 161 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 465 Energy and Architecture 3.0 Credits

Creates an awareness of the availability of energy resources and their effect on the built environment. Discusses alternative sources of energy. Professional elective. Summer.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 261 [Min Grade: C-] and ARCH 262 [Min Grade: C-] and ARCH 263 [Min Grade: C-] and ARCH 161 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 491 Advanced Topics in Architecture 3.0 Credits

Covers advanced topics in architectural design, practice, technology or history and theory that satisfy professional or historical/theory elective requirements. Course may be repeated for credit when different topics are offered. Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 496 Thesis I 8.0 Credits

An individually structured year-long design problem that enables students to work independently and explore complex issues in depth. Periodic individual review sessions are scheduled with faculty adviser. Fall.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if major is ARCH.
Prerequisites: ARCH 363 [Min Grade: D] and ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-] and (ARCH 134 [Min Grade: C-] or ARCH 153 [Min Grade: C-]) and ARCH 263 [Min Grade: C-] and CIVE 263 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 497 Thesis II 8.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 496. Winter.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 496 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 498 Thesis III 8.0 Credits

Continues ARCH 497. Spring.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 497 [Min Grade: C-]

ARCH 499 [WI] Special Topics in Architecture 3.0 Credits

Covers special topics in architectural history, theory, or technology that satisfy history/theory or professional elective requirements and university writing intensive requirements. Course may be repeated for credit when different topics are offered. Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit
Prerequisites: ARCH 143 [Min Grade: C-]

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