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Curriculum

Admissions Requirements:

  • an undergraduate degree in a design field
  • two years of professional practice, skill level 6* (a minimum of 2500 hours)
  • submission of portfolio that shows design thinking [concept, structure, site, analysis] from academic studies and practice
  • 45 credits of Liberal Studies from prior studies [including Math and Physics]
  • interview using Skype or its equivalent
  • TOEFL score of 90
  • All Segments
  • Segment 2: Integration
  • Segment 3: Synthesis

Semester1

  • ARC3307 Architecture Studio 2
  • HTC as determined by School Head
  • TSM2018 Professional Practice
  • TSM2004 Structural Systems 1

 

Practice Assessment: week five

Semester 2

  • ARC3308 Architecture Studio 3 and Sitework
  • HTC2003 Contemporary Architecture
  • FND2011 Sustainable Material Assemblies
  • TSM2001 Sustainable Systems 1

Semester 3

  • ARC3309 Architecture Studio 4: Comprehensive Project
  • TSM2005 Structural Systems 2
  • TSM2006 Detailing and Construction
  • Gateway or Practice
  • PRV0002 Portfolio Review
  • Semester Total of Practice Hours: 500

 

Practice Assessment: Progress Review 3500 hours required

Semester 4

  • XDS3001 Interdisciplinary Studio
  • XDS3002 Thesis Research Strategies
  • TSM2002 Sustainable Systems 2
  • Semester Total of Practice Hours: 500

Semester 5

  • ARC3310 Thesis Seminar and Studio
  • DME3100 Representation: Spatial Thinking
  • TSM2019 Human Factors, Programming and Codes
  • Semester Total of Practice Hours: 500

Semester 6

  • ARC3311 Thesis
  • DME2100 Representation/ Workshop
  • History and Theory Elective
  • Semester Total of Practice Hours: 500

 

Total Practice Hours:5000

Semester1

  • ARC3003 Architecture Studio 3
  • HTC as determined by School Head
  • TSM2018 Professional Practice
  • TSM2004 Structural Systems 1

Practice Assessment: week five

Semester 2

  • ARC3004 Architecture Studio 4 and Sitework
  • HTC2003 Contemporary Architecture
  • FND2011 Sustainable Material Assemblies
  • TSM2001 Sustainable Systems 1

Semester 3

  • ARC3005 Architecture Studio 5: Comprehensive Project
  • TSM2005 Structural Systems 2
  • TSM2006 Detailing and Construction
  • Gateway or Practice
  • PRV0002 Portfolio Review
  • Semester Total of Practice Hours: 500

 

Practice Assessment: Progress Review 3500 hours required

 Semester 4

  • XDS3001 Interdisciplinary Studio 6
  • XDS3002 Thesis Research Strategies
  • TSM2002 Sustainable Systems 2
  • Semester Total of Practice Hours: 500

Semester 5

  • ARC3310 Thesis Seminar and Studio
  • DME3100 Representation: Spatial Thinking
  • TSM2019 Human Factors, Programming and Codes
  • Semester Total of Practice Hours: 500

Semester 6

  • ARC3311 Thesis
  • DME2100 Representation/ Workshop
  • History and Theory Elective
  • Semester Total of Practice Hours: 500

 

Total Practice Hours:5000