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Architecture

For students attending: City Colleges of Chicago
Who plan to major in: Architecture

Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding the course equivalenicies below.

  1. GENERAL EDUCATION PROGRAM - Please consult the General Education section of the current IIT Bulletin for complete requirements.
    1. Basic Writing Proficiency - Students must show basic writing proficiency by receiving a satisfactory score on the Writing Proficiency Examination or by passing an English Composition course.
    2. Humanities - Choose one course from the following: COMPARATIVE RELIGION 102, 103, 106, 107; HISTORY 111, 112, 113, 141, 142, 230, 232, 233; HUMANITIES 201, 202, 205, 206, 207, 210, 212; LITERATURE 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 116, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, 126, 127, 150, 211, 220, 221, 223, 299; or PHILOSOPHY 106, 107, 108, 110, 201, 202, 215.
    3. Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following: ANTHROPOLOGY 201, 202, 210;COMPARATIVE RELIGION 108; ECONOMICS 113, 201, 202, 203, 204; GEOGRAPHY 101, 102, 115; POLITCAL SCIENCE 200, 201, 202, 203, 205, 206, 211, 215; PSYCHOLOGY 201, 203, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 210, 211, 213, 214, 215, 222, 223, 224; SOC SCI 101, 102, 103, 105, 106, 221; or SOCIOLOGY 110, 201, 202, 203, 205, 207, 209, 210, 211, 225, 241, 280.
    4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: AFRICANA STUDIES101; ART 103, 130;COMPARTIVE RELIGION 101; FINE ART 103, 104, 105, 107, 108, 110; HISTORY 114, 115, 117, 118, 210, 211, 212, 215, 216, 243, 247, 248; HUMANITIES 105, 107, 123, 141, 203, 208, 215; LITERATURE 115, 124, 125, 130, 131, 133, 137, 155; MUSIC 121, 122, 124, 221, 223, 224; PHILOSOPHY 225; or THR ART 134.
  2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Architecture program at IIT and their direct equivalents at the City Colleges of Chicago:
CCC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATHEMATICS 141 Plane Trigonometry MATH 119
MATHEMATICS 204 Calculus for Business and Social Sciences MATH 122
PHYSICS 221 or Mechanics, Waves, and Heat PHYS 200
PHYSICS 231 General Physics I:Mechanics & Wave Motion PHYS 200
ARCHITECTURE 104 History of Architecture I AAH 119
ARCHITECTURE 105 History of Architecture II AAH 120
ARCHITECTURE 170 Computer-Aided Design I for Architectural Drafting Techniques ARCH 125 (see note below)

Note: The above courses are recommended equivalents to courses in the first year of the Bachelor of Architecture curriculum at IIT. Transfer credit will be granted based on a portfolio review. Contact the Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs - College of Architecture for more information (312) 567-3230.