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Architecture BS - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 02.02 ARCHITECTURE, CIP: 04.0201 Architecture (BArch, BA/BS, MArch, MA/MS, PhD))

School of Architecture and Planning

126 Hayes Hall
South Campus
Buffalo, NY 14214-8030

Korydon Smith
Professor and Chair

Erkin Özay
Director of Undergraduate Studies

R. J. Multari
Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Education

Christy Krawczyk
Academic Advisor

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
AED 199SEM UB Seminar UBS 1
ARC 101LAB Architecture Design Studio 1 M 5
ARC 111LEC Architecture Media 1 M 1
ARC 121LEC Introduction to Architecture M/P 3
END 120LEC Intro to Urban Environment (NAAB Non-ARC Liberal Arts) M/P 3
MTH 121LR Surv Calculus & Appl 1 or MTH 131LR Math Analysis for Managemt M/MQR or M/MQR 4 or 4
Total Credits: 17
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ARC 102LAB Architecture Design Studio 2 M 5
ARC 112LEC Architecture Media 2 M 1
ARC 211LLB American Diversity & Design (NAAB non-ARC Liberal Arts) (Approved Diversity in the United States course if not already completed through approved major, elective, or UBC course.) M/DIV 3
PHY 101LR College Physics or AED 101LR College Physics (NAAB non-ARC Liberal Arts) M or SLI1 4 or 4
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric (NAAB non-ARC Liberal Arts) CL1 4
Total Credits: 17

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ARC 201LAB Architecture Design Studio 3 M 6
ARC 311LEC Architecture Media 3 M 1
ARC 241LEC Intro to Environmental Systems M 3
ARC 231LR Arch History: Ancient - 1450 M 4
Pathway (NAAB non-ARC Liberal Arts) P 3
Total Credits: 17
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ARC 202LAB Architecture Design Studio 4 M 6
ARC 312LEC Architecture Media 4 M 1
ARC 234LR Arch History: 1450 - Present M 4
Pathway (NAAP Non-ARC Liberal Arts) P 3
ARC 352LEC Structures 1 M/SLI2 3
Total Credits: 17

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ARC 301LAB Architecture Design Studio 5 M 6
ARC 411LEC Architecture Media 5 M 1
ARC 453LLB Structures 2 M 3
Pathway (NAAB non-ARC Liberal Arts) P 3
ARC 473LEC Environmental Systems 2 M 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ARC 302LAB Architecture Design Studio 6 M 6
ARC 412LEC Architecture Media 6 M 1
ARC 442LLB Construction Tech M 4
Communication Literacy (NAAB non-ARC Liberal Arts) CL2 3
Total Credits: 14

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ARC 403LAB Architecture Design Studio 7 M 6
ARC 362LLB Architectural Theory M 2
ARC Elective M 3
UB Elective (NAAB non-ARC Liberal Arts) M/E 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ARC 404LAB Architecture Design Practicum M 3
ARC 404SEM Architecture Proseminar M 3
UB Elective (NAAB non-ARC Liberal Arts) M/E 3
UB Elective (NAAB non-ARC Liberal Arts) M 3
UB Elective (NAAB non-ARC Liberal Arts) M/E 3
Total Credits: 15
Total Credits Required for Degree:
128
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Oct 19, 2021 16:00:21