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LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

 

CURRICULUM GUIDE

 

Architectural Technology

Associate in Applied Science Degree

 

Curriculum Code: 0233  (Effective Fall 2004 - Summer 2009)

 

The Architectural Studies Program offers students interested in the field of architecture a comprehensive program of study, involving all aspects of the contemporary architectural profession. Graduates of this program are prepared to work as para-professionals in the offices of registered architects, engineers, interior designers, residential designers and builders, component suppliers and manufacturers, assisting those offices with the preparation of drawn documentation, design work, research, and field supervision.  Students within this option area are also prepared to pursue a higher degree in architecture.  Not all courses in this program transfer to all colleges.  Students planning to transfer should see an academic advisor or counselor before enrolling in any course.

 

PREREQUISITES
Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for skills assessment and advising information.

 

INFORMATION
Contact the Construction and Maintenance Technologies Department, West Campus Building, Room M103, telephone number (517) 483-1336.

 

REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  48 CREDITS

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT HOURS

ARCH 100

Intro to Architecture Drawing (See Note 1)

3

ARCH 101

Residential Detailing

4

ARCH 102

Residential Drawing

4

ARCH 121

Visual Communication I

3

ARCH 201

Commercial Design

4

ARCH 202

Commercial Drawing

4

ARCH 211

Design Studio

3

ARCH 271

Structural Theory

4

ARTS 102

Design & Communication

3

BLDT 281

MI Residential & Bldg Codes

3

MATH 119

Investigations with Math

3

OADM 275

Cultural Differences in Business

3

PHYS 120

The Art of Physics

4

WRIT 124

Technical Writing

3

 

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  21-24 CREDITS

Complete the indicated number of credits from EACH CHOICE listed below.

 

CHOICE 1:  General Education Core Areas

0 Credits

(See General Education Core Requirements for information on how to fulfill these requirements.  Core area proficiency exams, where appropriate, are available for each core area.)

 

Communication Core Area (See Note 2)

0

 

Global Perspectives and Diversity Core Area (See Note 2)

0

 

Mathematics Core Area (See Note 2)

0

 

Science Core Area (See Note 2)

0

 

Writing Core Area (See Note 2)

0

 

CHOICE 2:  Computer Graphics

8-10 Credits

ARCH 221

Architectural DataCAD I

4

ARCH 222

Architectural DataCAD II

4

ARCH 225

Arch DataCAD Independent Study

1-4

ARCH 231

Architectural AutoCAD I

4

ARCH 232

Architectural AutoCAD II

4

ARCH 235

Arch AutoCAD Independent Study

1-4

ARCH 237

Arch Computer Rendering

3

 

CHOICE 3:  Materials, Structures and Systems

7-8 Credits

ARCH 273

Environmental Systems

4

ARCH 276

Alternative Structures

3

ARCH 278

Building Science

4

ARCH 283

Materials of Construction

4

BLDT 277

Construction Cost Estimating

4

 

CHOICE 4:  History and Preservation

6 Credits

ARCH 141

Architectural History I

3

ARCH 142

Architectural History II

3

ARCH 146

Preser/Adaptive Reuse Architec

3

 

 

MINIMUM TOTAL

69

 

NOTES:

 

1.

Students having more than one year of high school drafting or equivalent work experience should see an advisor in the Construction and Maintenance Technologies Department to see if ARCH 100 can be waived.

2.

Students completing "REQUIREMENTS" have fulfilled the requirements for this Core area.

 

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

 

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ARCH 100

ARCH 101

ARCH 102

ARCH 201

ARTS 102

ARCH 121

ARCH 211

ARCH 271

WRIT 124

MATH 119

BLDT 281

OADM 275

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PHYS 120

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