Minor in Architecture and Community Design

The Minor in Architecture and Community Design is designed to provide the non-architecture Major with an appreciation of design, architectural history, urban planning and design, community outreach as it relates to architectural and landscape design projects in underserved communities, and elective technical skills in CAD.

Requirements

20 units

Students require a minimum GPA of "C" (2.0) to be awarded a Minor, which is then reflected in their transcripts.

Required

  • ARCD 100 Intro to Architecture and Community Design
  • ARCD 110 Studio I
  • ARCD 400 Community Design Outreach

2 minimum of the following:

  • ARCD 101 History of Architecture I
  • ARCD 102 History of Architecture II
  • ARCD 203 History of Architecture III
  • ARCD 204 History of Architecture IV

1 minimum of the following:

  • ARCD 120 Architecture Studio II
  • ARCD 320 Sustainable Design
  • ARCD 322 Sustainable and Equitable Architecture

Electives

1 minimum of the following:

  • ARCD 150 Architectonics I
  • ARCD 151 Architectonics II
  • ARCD 220 Landscape Architecture Studio
  • ARCD 250 CADD I
  • ARCD 270 BIM & Applications
  • ARCD 300 CADD II
  • ARCD 310 Intro to Construction Materials
  • ARCD 312 Environmental Control Systems
  • ARCD 325 Intro to Landscape Architecture
  • ARCD 340 International Projects
  • ARCD 360 Intro to Structural Engineering
  • ARCD 370 Construction Innovation Lab
  • ARCD 372 Engineering, Design and Testing
  • ARCD 401 Intro to Architecture Theory and the Written Word

See ARCD Major checklist for additional elective courses.