General Catalog

2015-2016

Minor in Architectural Engineering

The Minor in Architectural Engineering provides an interdisciplinary overview of engineering topics associated with building design and the study and practice of engineering. The Minor consists of technically challenging courses that rely on a series of prerequisites, as well as experiment-based and skill-development courses that can be taken without prerequisites.

Requirements

24 credits

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Required (16 credits)

  • MATH 109 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I
  • PHYS 110 General Physics I
  • ARCD 310 Introduction to Construction Materials
  • ARCD 360 Introduction to Structural Engineering

Electives (8 credits)

2 minimum of the following:

Students responsible for prerequisites.

  • ARCD 250 Computer Aided Design and Drawing
  • ARCD 370 Construction Innovation Lab
  • ENVS 212 Air and Water w/Lab
  • ENVS 250 Environmental Data Analysis
  • ENVS 350 Energy and Environment
  • ENVS 410 Methods of Environmental Monitoring w/Lab
  • PHYS 310 Analytical Mechanics
  • PHYS 312 Statistical and Thermal Physics
  • PHYS 320 Electromagnetism

recommended if continuing to engineering programs:

  • ARCD 300 Computer Aided Design and Drawing 2
  • CHEM 111 General Chemistry I
  • PHYS 210 General Physics II
  • PHYS 240 Modern Physics