Graduate of Architecture Catalog - Academic Policy - Architecture Graduate Requirements | Judson University Christian College

Master of Architecture Program

IMPORTANT NOTES:

  1. No grade lower than C is accepted.
  2. Students may take a maximum of 6 credit hours of graduate electives while completing their preceptorship, but only one course per term.
  3. Students may take a maximum of 6 credit hours of ARC688 Directed Research in lieu of graduate electives.
  4. Graduate credit awarded by outside institutions may not be counted towards this degree.
  5. Students may choose one of the following concentrations to add to their core requirements:
    Traditional Architecture and Urbanism
    Sustainable Design

Core Requirements

Preceptorship Requirements

Required = 0 Hours

Preceptorship requirement of 1600 hours of NCARB-IDP equivalent practicum

Worldview/Outreach Requirements

Required = 7 Hours

  • ARC575 Community Outreach Studio
  • ARC691 Christian Worldview and Architecture

Practice Requirements

Required = 9 Hours

  • ARC556 Architecture Practice, Leadership and Ethics
  • ARC656 Architecture Practice, Law and Management
  • ARC580 Programming and Research Methods in Architecture

Elective Requirements

Required = 6 Hours

  • ARC6** 600-Level Architecture Electives

Concentrations

No Concentration

Required = 20 Hours

Design Elective:
Choose Option A or Option B

  • Option A:
    • ARC651 Advanced Architecture and Urbanism Studio
    • ARC652 Advanced Architecture Studio
  • Option B:
    • ARC681 Architecture Thesis Project I
    • ARC682 Architecture Thesis Project II

Open Elective:

  • ARC5**/6** 500- or 600-level Architecture Electives

 

Traditional Architecture and Urbanism Concentration

Required = 20 Hours

Design Elective (must register in T section):
Choose Option A or Option B

  • Option A:
    • ARC651 Advanced Architecture and Urbanism Studio
    • ARC652 Advanced Architecture Studio
  • Option B:
    • ARC681 Architecture Thesis Project I
    • ARC682 Architecture Thesis Project II

Traditional/Urbanism Elective:
Choose two courses:

  • ARC600T Topics in Traditional Arch and Urbanism
  • ARC610 Advanced Digital Design
  • ARC616 Arch Rendering in Watercolor
  • ARC625 Adv Architectural Acoustics
  • ARC626 Daylighting in Architecture
  • ARC642 Advanced Architectural Drawing
  • ARC688T Directed Research in Tradtional Arch & Urbanism

Sustainable Design Concentration

Required 20 Hours

Design Elective (must register in S section):
Choose Option A or B

  • Option A:
    • ARC651 Advanced Architecture and Urbanism Studio
    • ARC652 Advanced Architecture Studio
  • Or Option B:
    • ARC681 Architecture Thesis Project I
    • ARC682 Architecture Thesis Project II

Sustainability Elective:
Choose two courses

  • ARC600S Topics in Sustainable Design
  • ARC625 Adv Architectural Acoustics
  • ARC626 Daylighting in Architecture
  • ARC627 Arch for Conviviality
  • ARC629 Multiculturalism in Architecture
  • ARC671 Advanced Case Studies in Sustainable Design
  • ARC688S Directed Research in Sustainable Design

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University Registrar

 

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Academic Advisor - Adult Professional (BA) and Graduate

 

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Transfer Student Director

 

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