Architecture Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals for the independent professional practice of architecture and to conduct research in various aspects of the field. Includes instruction in architectural design, history, and theory; building structures and environmental systems; project and site planning; construction; professional responsibilities and standards; and related cultural, social, economic, and environmental issues. Is Architecture the right major for you?
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Architecture Major

What Courses Do Architecture Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Architecture majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • 3D modeling
  • Drafting
  • Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Working Drawings

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