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Architecture

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

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENGLISH 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: History, Humanities, Literature, or Philosophy (NOT 101, 102). 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: Anthropology (NOT 215), Economics (NOT 115), Geography (NOT 112), Political Science, Psychology (NOT 210), or Sociology. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.

II. Required courses for the Architecture degree:

HARPER COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MTH 134 Calculus for Social Scientist MATH 122
MTH 140 Precalculus MATH 119
PHY 121 Introductory Physics I PHYS 200
ARC 106 and ARC 125 Introduction to Architecture and Chicago's Architectural History ARCH 100*
ARC 223 History of Architecture AAH 119
ARC 110 and ARC 201 and ARC 202 Architectural Design Principles and Architectural Design I and Architectural Design II ARCH 113 and ARCH 114*
ARC 105 and ARC 116 and ARC 117 Presentation and Communication Tools and Architectural CAD I and Architectural CAD II ARCH Elective*
ARC 113 and ARC 213 Building Materials I and Building Materials II ARCH Elective*

*Transfer credit can be granted for Architecture courses based on portfolio review after admission.

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018