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2016-2017 Online Catalog 
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Architecture, A.S.

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Program Description

Option offered through the Engineering Program

This program is designed to prepare students who plan for a career in architecture to transfer to a baccalaureate program.

Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates will be able to:

  • Arrange and manage a collaborative design Charrette for/with local communities;
  • Demonstrate computer literacy in 3D programming and use word processing, and other software applications;
  • Compare materials and methods of building construction, analyze basic structural principles, collect and measure relevant data, and evaluate information as a member of a team;
  • Employ critical thinking skills in science, mathematics, and the fundamentals of architecture;
  • Communicate architectural information effectively in visual, written, verbal and oral formats to a diverse multicultural audience;
  • Use technology and library resources to conduct research related to architecture, mathematics, engineering, sustainability, the humanities and social science.

After Union County College

Graduates of the Architecture program who plan for a career in Architecture transfer to a baccalaureate program.

Recommended Sequence

First Year

Semester Total: 15

Semester Total: 15

Second Year

Semester Total: 16

Spring Semester

Semester Total: 15

Total Program Credits: 61

*Consult with the STEM Dean’s office for courses recommended for transferring to a baccalaureate program.

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