Architectural Technology

ASSOCIATE IN APPLIED SCIENCE

Applied Science & Technology Division

This is a two-year program leading to an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Architectural Technology. The curriculum has a 2+2 articulation agreement with Southern Illinois University Carbondale's Architectural Studies program. The curriculum also has transfer options into SIU's Professional Construction Management program, Illinois State University's Construction Management program and Purdue University's Building Construction and Management program. The Architectural Technology program will provide students the necessary skills and abilities to enter the workforce in technical support positions in architectural-or construction-related fields.

Total Hours: 69

First Semester
Credit Hours
ARCH 1101 Intro to Architectural Theory & History 3.00
ARCH 1205 Intro to Architectural Drawing 5.00
CAD 1201 Introduction to Computer-Aided Drafting 2.00
ENGL 1101 Rhetoric and Composition I1 3.00
HEA 1101 Health Education 2.00
Elective Math/Science 3.00
    18
     
Second Semester
ARCH 1209 Architectural Building Technology 3.00
ARCH 2207 Architectural Rendering 4.00
CAD 1203 CAD Applications - Architectural 2.00
CAD 1208 CAD Applications - 3D 3.00
Elective - Math/Science 3.00
    15
     
Summer Term
ARCH 2215 Mechanical / Electrical Systems 3.00
    3
     
Third Semester
ARCH 1202 Architectural Materials & Methods II 5.00
ARCH 2203 Site Surveying 4.00
ARCH 2206 Architectural Drawing/Design 4.00
COMM 1101 Principles of Effective Speaking 3.00
    16
     
Fourth Semester
ARCH 2216 Architectural/Engineering Project 4.00
ARCH 2218 Site Planning 3.00
ARCH 2226 Architectural Docs & Project Estimating 3.00
ARCH 2227 Architectural Building Codes 3.00
ARCH 2230 Portfolio Review 1.00
Elective - General Education 3.00
    17
1 Prerequisite course(s) may be required based on results of test scores.
2 Rhetoric and Composition II (ENGL 1102) will be required for most baccalaureate-transfer programs.
NOTE: Reading course(s) may be required based on results of COMPASS or ASSET scores.