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|Architecture and Construction Technology: Architecture (AS)
||Engineering and Applied Technology
Total Units: 47
This program is currently inactive. Catalog rights may apply, see a counselor for more information.
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.
The requirements for the Architecture and Construction Technology: Architecture (AS) program are:
Complete 47 units from
- Architecture and Construction Core Requirements
- Architecture Emphasis Requirements
- Information Learning Resources Requirement
|Architecture and Construction Core Requirements - complete 19.00 units|
|APTECH 55||Basic Drafting Skills||1.50|
|APTECH 90A||Applied Mathematics||4.00|
|APTECH 90B||Quantitative Reasoning in Applied Technology||4.00|
|ARCH 56||Introduction to Architectural Drafting||1.50|
|ARCH 70A||Architectural Process||1.00|
|CONS 70A||Introduction to Project Organization and Management||1.50|
|CONS 71A||Materials and Methods of Construction||2.00|
|CONS 71B||Materials and Methods of Construction 2||2.00|
|Architecture Emphasis Requirements - complete 27.00 units|
|APTECH 56||Introduction to Computer-Aided Drafting||2.00|
|APTECH 57||Advanced AutoCAD||3.00|
|APTECH 84||Computer Animation for Drafting/Design||3.00|
|APTECH 87||3D Modeling and Rendering Using CAD||2.00|
|ARCH 80A||Architectural Design Fundamentals 1||3.00|
|ARCH 81||Residential Working Drawings||3.00|
|ARCH 82||Non-Residential Working Drawings||3.00|
|ARCH 83||Residential Drafting/Design Using CAD||3.00|
|ARCH 85A||Architectural Sketching||1.00|
|ARCH 85B||Architectural Perspective Sketching||1.00|
|Complete any combination totaling at least 3.00 units from the following:|
|ARCH 50.1||Historic Pueblo Architecture||3.00|
|ARCH 156||Using SketchUp Software for 3D Modeling||2.00|
|CONS 72||Construction Estimating||3.00|
|CONS 250A||Introduction to Uniform Building Code||3.00|
|Information Learning Resources Requirement - complete 1.00 units|
|Complete any combination totaling at least 1.00 units from the following:|
|LIR 10||Introduction to Information Literacy||1.00|
|LIR 30||Information Literacy for Research Projects||1.00|
|LIR 110||Finding and Using Information||1.00|
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.
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.
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.