Study Plan

Study Plan

 ARC Study Plan (172 CR)

First Year (Freshman)

CS

100

Introduction to Computers

1

DES

101

Design Foundation I

3

SKILL

110

Learning Skills

1

DES

102

Descriptive Drawing I

3

MATH

100

Elementary Mathematics

4

DES

103

Digital Photography & Image Processing

2

PE

101

Physical Education 1

1

PE

102

Physical Education 2

1

ENGL

111

Oral Communication I

3

MATH

101

Mathematics I

4

ENGL

112

Grammar

2

ARAB

101

Arabic Language Skills

2

ENGL

113

Reading & Writing I

3

 

 

 

 

 

15

 

15

Second Year (Sophomore)

DES

111

Design Foundation II

4

ARC

211

Architecture Design I

3

DES

112

Descriptive Drawing II

2

ARC

212

Graphic Communication

3

DES

113

Digital Media for Design

3

ARC

213

History of Architecture II

3

ARC

201

History of Architecture I

3

ARC

214

Surveying

2

ARC

202

Building Construction I

3

ARC

215

Theory of structure

2

ARC

216

Statics

3

ENGL

121

Oral Communication II

3

ARAB

102

Arabic Language Writing

2

ENGL

123

Reading & Writing II

3

 

20

 

19

Third Year (Junior)

ARC

301

Intermediate Design Studio I

4

ARC

311

Intermediate Design Studio II

4

ARC

302

Theory of Architecture I

3

ARC

312

Architecture of Arabian Region

3

ARC

303

Building Construction II

3

ARC

313

Theory of Architecture II

3

ARC

304

Landscape & Site Planning

3

ARC

314

Sanitary & Technical Installations

2

ARC

305

Materials & Construction Systems

3

ARC

315

Concrete & Steel Construction

2

ARC

306

Structural Analysis

3

ISLM

101

Introduction to Islamic Doctrine (Fiqh)

3

SKILL

120

Critical Thinking & Problem-solving

2

ENGL

122

IELTS Exam Preparation

2

 

21

 

19

Fourth Year (Senior)

ARC

401

Comprehensive Design Studio I

5

ARC

411

Comprehensive Design Studio II

5

ARC

402

Construction Documents I

3

ARC

412

Construction Documents II

3

ARC

403

Housing & Urban Design

3

ARC

413

Humanities in Architecture

2

ARC

404

Environmental Control

2

ARC

414

Principle of Urban Planning

3

ARC

406

Lighting & Acoustics

3

ARC

415

Soil Mechanics & Foundations

2

 

 

 

 

ARC

417

Architectural Programming

2

 

16

 

17

Fifth Year

ARC

501
Advanced Design Studio

5
ARC

511
Graduation Project

6

ARC

502
Graduation Project Research

3
ARC

512
Professional Practice

2

 

Elective I

3

Elective III

3

 

Elective II

3

Elective IV

3

SKILL

121
Leadership & Teamwork

2

 

 

 

16

 

14

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