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Bachelor of Architecture

Sample Five Year Study Plan

Freshman Year, Semester 1 (Fall)
Course
Title
CR
ARCH 121
Basic Design I
4
MATH 113
Calculus I
4
ARCH 113 Free Hand Sketching
1
ARCH 114
Technical Graphics
2
ENGL 101
Composition
3
UNIV 100
University First-Year Transition
1
 TOTAL  15
Sophomore Year, Semester 1 (Fall)
Course
Title
CR
ARCH 221
Architectural Design Studio 1
4
ARCH 231
Building Construction 1
3
ARCH 241
History and Theory of Architecture 1
3
CIEN 213
Engineering Mechanics
3
ARCH 223
Computer Architectural Drawing
2
TOTAL

15

Junior Year, Semester 1 (Fall)
Course
Title
CR
ARCH 321
Architectural Design Studio 3
4
ARCH 331
Building Construction 3
3
ARCH 341
History and Theory of Architecture 3
3
CIEN 322
Structural Design
3
ENVS 102
Sustainability and Human-Environment Relations
3
TOTAL  16
Junior Year, Semester 2 (Spring)
Course
Title
CR
ARCH 322
Architectural Design Studio 4
4
ARCH 336
Construction Drawings
3
ARCH 342
History and Theory of Contemporary Architecture
3
ARCH 472
Sustainable Architecture
3
ARCH 000
Technical Elective 1
3
 TOTAL  16
Senior Year, Semester 1 (Fall)
Course
Title
CR
ARCH 421
Architectural Design Studio 5
4
ARCH 463
Landscape Architecture
3
MENG 468 Building Utilities I: HVAC and Mechanical Building Services
3
MEST 100
Introduction to Islam in World Culture 
3
ARCH 000
Technical Elective 2
3
TOTAL  16
Senior Year, Semester 2 (Spring)
Course
Title
CR
ARCH 422
Architectural Design Studio 6
4
PSYC 100 Introduction to Psychology
3
ARCH 454 Urban Planning
3
MENG 422
Building Utilities II: Illumination, Acoustics, and Electrical Building Services
3
UAES 200 Survey of United Arab Emirates Studies 3
CIEN 261 Surveying  1
 TOTAL
17
Summer Semester 
Course
Title
CR
ENGR 390
Internship
3
TOTAL
3
Fifth Year, Semester 1 (Fall)
Course
Title
CR
ARCH 521
Architectural Design Studio 7
4
ARCH 591
Graduation Project Thesis Research
2
ENGL 200 or
PHIL 100
Advanced Composition or
Critical Thinking and Reasoning 
3
ARCH 457
Urban Design
3
ARCH 487 Project Management 3
TOTAL 15
Fifth Year, Semester 2 (Spring)
Course
Title
CR
ARCH 592
Graduation Project Design
6
IENG 321 Engineering Economy
3
ARCH 485 Professional Practice
3
 UNIV 200 Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Sustainability 3
TOTAL 15
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