Architectural Technology & Building Sciences

Curriculum Requirements

As a student in this program, you are required to complete a minimum of 64 semester hours with a grade point average of no lower than C (2.0). All technology students take a common core of courses during the first semester along with an introductory course in their chosen degree program. After the first semester, it is possible for the student to transfer from one degree program to another without loss of credit. For this degree program, you must successfully complete the following:

Program Core

  • ARC 105 Architectural Drawing
  • ARC 106 Architectural Drawing in Digital Media
  • ARC 120 Architectural History: 1880 – Present
  • ARC 130 Construction Materials
  • ARC 242 Construction Management
  • ARC 244 Residential Design
  • ARC 246 Commercial Design
  • ARC 248 Structural Design
  • ARC 249 Building Mechanical Systems
  • MET 216 Statics and Strength of Materials

General Education

  • ENG 101 Composition I
  • ENG 103 Composition II
  • COM 110 Public Speaking
  • PHY 118 College Physics I or PHY 151 General Physics I
  • 3 credit hours of SUNY General Education approved course in The Arts or Social Sciences
  • 3 credit hours of General Electives
  • 2 credit hours of Health/Physical Education (HPE) Electives

Students must take two (2) courses (based on their level of math competency) from the following:

  • MAT 145 College Algebra
  • MAT 152 Pre-Calculus
  • MAT 271 Calculus I
  • MAT 272 Calculus II

Approved Electives

Choose six (6) credits from the following:

  • ARC 110 Architecture History: Prehistory – 1880
  • ART 102 Foundation Drawing I
  • ART 103 Foundation Drawing II
  • ART 104 Design I
  • ART 105 Design II
  • ART 106 Ceramics I
  • ART 110 Digital Photography
  • ART 115 Computer Imagining
  • ART 200 Figure Drawing
  • ART 205 Modeling and Sculpture I
  • ART 220 Graphic Illustration
  • CON 103 Environmental Science
  • HIS 100 Western Civilization I
  • HIS 101 Western Civilization II
  • HRT 110 Introduction to Horticulture
  • HRT 111 Tree Culture & Maintenance
  • HRT 151 Plant Materials
  • HRT 201 Landscape Design I
  • HRT 202 Landscape Construction and Maintenance
  • MAT 271 Calculus I
  • MAT 272 Calculus II
  • MET 101 Material Sciences
  • MET 104 Manufacturing Processes
  • MET 205 Engineering Drawing III
  • PHY 119 College Physics II
  • POL 100 American Government
  • SOC 100 Introduction to Sociology
  • TECH 122 Electronic Theory
  • TECH 250 Technology Co-op
SUNY General Education Electives

For information on which courses fulfill SUNY General Education Electives and for information on transferring to a four-year school, visit http://flcc.edu/academics/transfer-guidelines/index.cfm.

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