Texas Tech University

Curriculum

Third Year

Fall – Building Systems Credit Hours
ARCH 3501* Architectural Design Studio IV 5
ARCH 3373 Environmental Analysis – Site Planning 3
ARCH 3350 Architectural Construction II 3
ARCH 3341 Digital Media II 3
ARCH 3313 Hist. of World Arch III 3
  17
Spring – Building Enclosure Credit Hours
ARCH 3502* Architectural Design Studio V 5
ARCH 2355 Architectural Environmental Systems 3
ARCH 3355 Architectural Construction III 3
ARCH 3352* Building Information Technology 3
ARCH 3314 Contemporary Issues in Architecture 3
  17
Year Total 34
Summer Credit Hours
General Elective*** 3
Summer Total 3

Fourth Year

Fall – Urbanism Credit Hours
ARCH 4000 Research in Architecture & Urban Studies (also offered in Spring) 1
ARCH 4601 */** Architectural Design Studio VI 6
ARCH 4324 History and Theory of Historic Preservation 3
ARCH 4341 Media Elective 3
  General Elective*** 3
  16
Spring Credit Hours
ARCH 4602* Architectural Design Studio VII 6
  Architecture Elective** | Exhibiting Architecture 3
  Architecture Elective** | Cultural Tourism 3
  12
Year Total 28
Hours Required for Graduation: 65

* Open only to architecture majors or to students with the dean's permission.

** Students who complete a TTU Study Abroad summer program can fulfill an Architecture Elective & ARCH 4601.

*** Online Texas Tech University courses must be taken to fulfill the General Elective.

Please consult the online catalog for complete course descriptions.

B.S. in Architecture, El Paso