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Undergraduate Architecture Program

Explore the built environment and its role in how people live, work + play while gaining practical experience in architectural thinking and making.

Overview

Course Work

1st Year

Fall | 16 credits
Design Process, Communication & The Built Environment
and additional core requirements

Spring | 15 credits
Architectural Graphics, Drawing as Design Thinking
and additional core requirements

2nd Year

Fall | 14 credits
Architecture Design 1, Materials and Methods, Global History of Architecture 1, General Physics 1
General Ed requirements

Spring | 16 credits
Architectural Design 2, Media in Architecture, Global History of Architecture 2
General Ed requirements

3rd Year

Fall | 15 credits
Architecture Design 3, Structural Systems 1, Principles of Site Design, General Physics 1 LAB
Elective

Spring | 16 credits
Architectural Design 4, Structural Systems 2, Introduction to Theory, Great Issues
General Ed requirements

4th Year

Fall | 15 credits
Vertical Studio, ECS 1 + Lab, Urban Theory & Issues
Elective

Spring | 16 credits
Vertical Studio, ECS 2 + Lab, Building Assemblies
Elective

Fall | 15 credits
Vertical Studio, Professional Practice
Graduate Elective

Spring | 16 credits
Integrated Design, Graduate Architecture Elective, Technical Integration Design

Fall | 15 credits
Vertical Studio, Professional Practice
Graduate Elective

Spring | 16 credits
Integrated Design, Technical Integration Design
Graduate Elective

Learn More

Melissa Adams
Academic Advisor 
(208) 885-5082

Dwaine Carver

Associate Professor of Architecture 
(208) 631-8833

CONTACT US

Physical Address:

322 E. Front Street

Suite 390
Boise, ID 83702
udc@uidaho.edu

Phone: 208-364-4540

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