Course Descriptions

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsDescriptionCompetencies
ARC110Intro to Architectural CAD3Practical application of the basic skills of architectural CAD involving the mechanics and necessary thought process. Projects will revolve around Architectural Drafting I projects. Corequisite: ARC-113 with a C or better or Instructor ApprovalLoading...
ARC111Intermediate Arch. 2D CAD2This course will teach the more advanced level commands and skills used in computer Aided Drafting for architectural documents, including industry standards and the industry thought process. Prerequisite or Corequisite: ARC 110 with a C or better or Instructor ApprovalLoading...
ARC113Architectural Drafting I4This course focuses on fundamental drafting skills and how they are applied to the architectural drafting profession. The course presents current drafting standards and trends in the architectural industry. It emphasizes standardization and the necessary foundation of drafting training as well as implementation of a common approach to drafting. Corequisite: ARC-110 with a C or better or Instructor Approval.Loading...
ARC114Architectural Drafting I5Practical application of the basic skills of drafting involving the necessary thought processes. A complete set of residential drawings will be developed by hand--involving plans, elevations, sections and details.Loading...
ARC115Arch 3D Computer Modeling2This course will teach the introductory skills used in 3D modeling for architectural visualization and communication. Prerequisite: ARC-111 with a C or better or Instructor Approval.Loading...
ARC116Construction Estimating2An orderly process of accounting for the items involved in a construction project.Loading...
ARC123Arch. Residential Drafting I3This course will apply practical application of the basic skills of drafting involving the mechanics and the necessary thought process in the development of residential construction documents. Prerequisite or Corequisite: ARC-110 with a C or better and ARC-113 with a C or better or Instructor ApprovalLoading...
ARC124Arch Residential Drafting II3This course will apply practical application of the basic skills of drafting involving the mechanics and the necessary thought process in the development of residential construction documents. Prerequisite: ARC-123 with a C or better. Prerequisite or Corequisite: SDV-108 or Instructor ApprovalLoading...
ARC127Architectural Drafting II5This course will apply practical application of the basic skills of drafting involving the mechanics and the necessary thought processes. Prerequisite: ARC 114 and CAD 119Loading...
ARC128Architectural Drafting III5Students will develop drawing of a small commercial building using Building Information Modeling software. Prerequisite: ARC 127Loading...
ARC133Commercial Architecture/BIM I3The Building Information Modeling process is used to develop a small commercial building. Prerequisite or Corequisite: ARC-124 with a C better and ARC-115 with a C or better or Instructor ApprovalLoading...
ARC134Commercial Architecture/BIM II3Using the Building Information Modeling process to complete the development of a small commercial building. Prerequisite: ARC-133 with a C or better or Instructor ApprovalLoading...
ARC160Materials and Assemblies I2An introduction to building materials and assemblies through the Construction Specifications Institute's MasterFormat accounting and management system. Loading...
ARC165Materials and Assemblies I3An introduction to building materials and assemblies through the Construction Specifications Institute's MasterFormat accounting and management system.Loading...
ARC167Materials and Assemblies II3An introduction to building materials and assemblies through the Construction Specifications Institute's MasterFormat accounting and management system. Prerequisite: ARC 165Loading...
ARC169Materials and Assemblies III3An introduction to building materials and assemblies through the Construction Specifications Institute's MasterFormat accounting and management system. Prerequisite: ARC 167Loading...
ARC170Materials and Assemblies II2A deeper investigation into building materials and assemblies through the Construction Specification Institute’s MasterFormat accounting and management system. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ARC-160 with a C or better or Instructor ApprovalLoading...
ARC172Materials and Assemblies III2A deeper investigation into building materials and assemblies through the Construction Specification Institute’s MasterFormat accounting and management system. Prerequisite: ARC-170 with a C or better or Instructor ApprovalLoading...
ARC173Materials and Assemblies IV2A deeper investigation into building materials and assemblies through the Construction Specification Institute’s MasterFormat accounting and management system. Prerequisite or Corequisite: ARC-172 with a C or better or Instructor Approval.Loading...
ARC180Building Codes2A look into building codes and their interpretation.Loading...
ARC181Construction Documents Tech2An investigation into the Construction Specification Institute's Construction Documents Technologist certification material and examination.Loading...
ARC183Materials and Assemblies V2A conclusion to the investigation into building materials and assemblies through the Construction Specification Institute’s MasterFormat accounting and management system. Prerequisite: ARC-173 with a C or better or Instructor ApprovalLoading...
ARC187Contract Doc Tech I2A beginning investigation into the Construction Specification Institute’s “Contract Documents Technologist” certification material and examination. Loading...
ARC188Contract Doc Tech II2Concluding the investigation into the Construction Specification Institute’s “Contract Documents Technologist” certification material and examination. Prerequisite: ARC-187 with a C or better or Instructor ApprovalLoading...
ARC190Presentation Graphics3Exploration into architectural presentation graphics, schematics and finish presentation styles. Students will have an option of media to produce presentation graphics for their portfolios. Prerequisite: ARC 115 with a C or better or instructor permissionLoading...
ARC273Architectural Design3Students design, develop, and document a residential project from initial conception to final design and documentation. Prerequisite: ARC-115 with a C or better or Instructor ApprovalLoading...
ARC932Internship2Provides practical experience in an architectural, engineering, or construction related environment. Includes employer/supervisor evaluations and instructor visits/interview. Prerequisite: Must be in program major and either ARC 124 with a C or better, or instructor approval.Loading...