Courses

ARCH 541
Professional Practice
Introduction to the ethical, legal, and business context of professional practice, including liability, contracts, and contract administration.

ARCH 543
Contemporary Practice
Exploration of case studies on a range of current professional topics.

ARCH 544
Seminar in Architecture
Faculty-initiated graduate seminars on topics related to architecture.

ARCH 545
Directed Studies in Architecture
Directed research and exploration of selected topics in architecture.

ARCH 548
Graduate Project Part I
Preparation of the graduation design project proposal including literature review.

ARCH 549
Graduate Project Part II
Design component, completion, and defense of the graduation design project.

ARCH 551
Communicating Construction
Introduction to the essentials of construction documentation.

ARCH 555
Co-op Work Placement I
A mechanism to earn academic credit for relevant work experience outside the University.

ARCH 556
Co-op Work Placement II
A mechanism to earn academic credit for relevant work experience outside the University.

ARCH 561
Seminar: History and Theory
Faculty-initiated graduate seminars related to topics in architectural history or theory.

ARCH 568
Research Methods
Introduction to contemporary concerns and issues associated with research in architecture and landscape architecture.

ARCH 571
Seminar: Technology
Faculty-initiated graduate seminars across a range of topics related to building materials and construction technologies.

ARCH 572
Seminar: Structures
Faculty-initiated graduate seminars across a range of topics related to structural principles and corresponding mathematical representation.

ARCH 573
Seminar: Environmental Studies
Faculty-initiated graduate seminars on environmental topics concerning theory and the practice of architecture.

ARCH 574
Green building contemporary practice
Environmental issues are an increasingly critical consideration in building design.

ARCH 575
Regenerative development
The relationship between human and natural systems in the context of regenerative design. Provides an understanding of how regenerative approaches differ from green design and how they can offer new insights and directions for design.

ARCH 577
Seminar: Design Media
Faculty-initiated graduate seminars across a range of topics related to design media.

ARCH 597
Seminar: Special Topics
Individual or small group study of special topics.

ARCH 598
Research Thesis
Thesis for the Master of Advanced Studies in Architecture.

ENDS 211
Introduction to Environmental Design
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