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Athabasca University

Bachelor of Science
Architecture Minor

New Minor, effective September 1, 2017.

The BSC minor in Architecture provides undergraduates with an opportunity to explore the discipline of Architecture. Students will experience design studios along with history, theory, and building science courses—all with an emphasis on sustainability.

Architecture Minor – Specific Requirements

In addition to the BSc program general requirements and the specific requirements of the major, a minor in Architecture involves the completion of 24 credits of core courses.

Core Courses

24 credits
ARCH 200 History of Ideas in Architecture I (3)
ADST 200 Foundations of Design I (3)
APST 215 Introduction to Graphic Representation (3)
ADST 205 Foundations of Design II (3)
APST 230 Materials, Properties, and Applications (3)
APST 240 Introduction to Structures (3)
APST 470 Building Envelope and Assemblies (3)
APST 480 Mechanical Equipment of Buildings (3)
Please note: students interested in a major in Architecture should review the program regulations for the Bachelor of Science in Architecture program.


Information effective Sept. 1, 2017 to Aug. 31, 2018.

Updated August 17 2017 by laurab

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