Architecture and Construction Technology: Architecture (AS) Engineering and Applied Technology Total Units: 47.0

Term Effective: Summer 2007

The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.

Term Inactive: Summer 2010

Associate Degree Requirements:

The major is one of several requirements students need to fulfill in order to be awarded the Associate Degree, the highest level of academic achievement recognized by Santa Rosa Junior College. Please note that all of the following requirements must be met in order for the degree to be conferred:

For all students admitted for the Fall 2009 term or any term thereafter, a grade of "C" or better, or "P" if the course is taken on a pass/no pass basis, is required for each course applied toward the major.

Previous Versions:

Architecture and Construction Technology: Architecture - effective Fall 2004


The Architecture and Construction Technology: Architecture program prepares students for employment as architectural technicians/drafters and to assist the architect (or other design professional) in the preparation of design documentation (working drawings, specifications and regulatory documentation) necessary to receive a permit and build a project.

This program has been approved by the Chancellor's Office for a limited duration, through May 31, 2009.

Students interested in a suggested order for taking classes in this program, can view the recommended course sequence. For students interested in a Certificate of Achievement, see the Architecture and Construction Technology: Architecture certificate site. More information about the Architecture program may be found at the Applied Technology Department website.

Program Requirements:

The requirements for the Architecture and Construction Technology: Architecture program are:

  • Complete 47.0 units from
    • Architecture and Construction Core Requirements
    • Architecture Emphasis Requirements
    • Information Learning Resources Requirement

Architecture and Construction Core Requirements - complete 19.00 units
APTECH 55Basic Drafting Skills1.50
APTECH 90AApplied Mathematics4.00
APTECH 90BQuantitative Reasoning in Applied Technology4.00
ARCH 56Introduction to Architectural Drafting1.50
ARCH 70AArchitectural Process1.00
CONS 70AIntroduction to Project Organization and Management1.50
CONS 71AMaterials and Methods of Construction2.00
CONS 71BMaterials and Methods of Construction 22.00
CONS 75Specifications1.50
Architecture Emphasis Requirements - complete 27.00 units
APTECH 56Introduction to Computer-Aided Drafting2.00
APTECH 57Advanced AutoCAD3.00
APTECH 84Computer Animation for Drafting/Design3.00
APTECH 873D Modeling and Rendering Using CAD2.00
ARCH 80AArchitectural Design Fundamentals 13.00
ARCH 81Residential Working Drawings3.00
ARCH 82Non-Residential Working Drawings3.00
ARCH 83Residential Drafting/Design Using CAD3.00
ARCH 85AArchitectural Sketching1.00
ARCH 85BArchitectural Perspective Sketching1.00
Complete any combination totaling at least 3.00 units from the following:
ARCH 50.1Historic Pueblo Architecture3.00
ARCH 156Using SketchUp Software for 3D Modeling2.00
CONS 72Construction Estimating3.00
CONS 250AIntroduction to Uniform Building Code3.00
Information Learning Resources Requirement - complete 1.00 units
Complete any combination totaling at least 1.00 units from the following:
LIR 10Introduction to Information Literacy1.00
LIR 30Information Literacy for Research Projects1.00
LIR 110Finding and Using Information1.00

Course Prerequisites and Advisories:

Courses in a program of study may have prerequisites or advisories; that is, courses that must or should be completed before taking that course. Please check for prerequisites or advisories by clicking on the course numbers in the Program Requirements section.

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