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Architecture Studies Minor - ARCHIVE

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Begin Date: Fall Semester 2001
End Date: Spring Semester 2006

Architecture Studies Minor - ARCHIVE

University Park, College of Arts and Architecture (ARCST)

PROFESSOR DANIEL E. WILLIS, Head, Department of Architecture

The Architecture Studies Minor will permit students in other majors the opportunity to gain insight into the discipline of Architecture. In addition, the Architecture Studies Minor will give students transferring out of the Architecture major the opportunity to receive recognition for their efforts and time spent while in the major. Combined with a degree in another major, it will allow students to work in allied design fields. They may not pursue licensure to practice Architecture. Coursework includes a design studio, art history, and architecture theory as well as courses from interest areas in digital design and community design.

A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 21 credits

PRESCRIBED COURSES: (6 credits)
ARCH 110(3) and ARCH 111(3) or ARCH 210(3) and ARCH 211(3) (Sem: 1-2)

ADDITIONAL COURSES: (9 credits)
Select 3 credits from ARCH 101(3)[4], ARCH 130A(3-6)[2], ARCH 131(3)[3], ARCH 132(3)[3], ARCH 231(5)[3], ARCH 232(5)[3], ARCH 441(4)[2], ARCH 442(4)[2] (Sem: 1-8)
Select 6 credits from 400 level (or above) ARCH courses: ARCH 443(1), ARCH 481(3), ARCH 482(3), ARCH 496(1-18), ARCH 497(1-9), ARCH 499C(3), but excluding ARCH 441 and ARCH 442 (Sem: 7-8)

SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS: (6 credits)
Select 6 credits within Architecture, Art History, Landscape Architecture or Architecture Engineering in consultation with an adviser and the discretion of the Architecture Department Head (Sem: 7-8)

[2]Courses available to Architectural Engineering majors only.
[3]Courses available to Architecture majors only.
[4]Students will not be permitted to take ARCH 101 after a 6-credit studio experience in order to increase credits contributing to fulfilling the minor.

Last Revised by the Department: Fall Semester 2001

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