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Architecture

For students attending: Harper College
Who plan to major in: Architecture

Please contact the Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding the course equivalencies 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: HST 105, 111, 112, 141, 142, 151, 152, 212, 245, 261; HUM 101, 102, 104, 105, 120, 125; LIT 105, 110, 112, 115, 206, 207, 210, 215, 216, 217, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 231, 232, 241; or PHI 105, 115, 120, 150, 160, 170, 180, 190, 205, 210, 220, 231, 232.
    3. Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following: ANT 101, 202, 203, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 210; ECO 200, 210, 211, 212; GEG 100, 101, 103, 104, 210; PSC 101, 220, 250, 260, 270, 280; PSY 101, 210, 216, 217, 218, 220, 225, 228, 230, 235, 245; or SOC 101, 120, 205, 210, 215, 230, 235.
    4. Choose one course from section B or section C or from the following: ART 114, 130, 131, 132; HST 121, 153, 210, 214, 219, 231, 232, 241, 242, 243; HUM 103, 110; LIT 208, 219; LNG 105, 205; or MUS 103, 104, 120; PHI 101, 102.
  2. EQUIVALENCIES - Following is a list of courses that will transfer into the Architecture program at IIT and their direct equivalents at Harper College:
HARPER COURSE
MTH 104
MTH 134
PHY 121
ATE 105 and 106
ART 110
ART 111
TITLE
Plane Trigonometry
Calculus for Social Scientists
Introductory Physics I
Architectural CAD I and II
Drawing I
Drawing II
IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 119
MATH 122
PHYS 200
ARCH 225 (see note 1)
ARCH 109 (see note 1)
ARCH 110 (see note 1)

Note 1. 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.