Structure of the Program

The program has the following components:

Module

Credits

University Requirements

23 Credits

College Requirements

28 Credits

ARCH Program Requirements

78 Credits

Program Electives

9 Credits

TOTAL

138 Credits

University Requirements

REQUIRED COURSES IN ENGLISH
COURSE # TITLE CRS
ENG 101 INTENSIVE ENGLISH WRITING 3
COM 201 COMMUNICATIONS SKILLS 3
PSY 101 INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY 3
SUBTOTAL 9
REQUIRED COURSES IN ARABIC
COURSE # TITLE CRS
ARAB 101 ARAB WRITING I 2
ARAB 103 ARAB WRITING II 2
ARAB 203 ARAB WRITING III 2
ISC 101 ISLAMIC ETHICS 2
ISC 103 ISLAMIC ECONOMIC SYSTEM 2
ISC 105 HOLY QURAN SCIENCES 2
ISC 203 NEW FINANCIAL TRANSACTIONS 2
SUBTOTAL 14

TOTAL

23


College Requirements

COLLEGE REQUIREMENTS
COURSE # TITLE CRS
MATH103 DESCRIPTIVE GEOMETRY 3
PHY 105 PHYSICS I 4
ENG301 ENGLISH TECHNICAL WRITING 3
ARCH 111 BASIC DESIGN I -2D 3
ARCH 112 BASIC DESIGN II -3D 3
ARCH 131 TECHNICAL DRAWING I 2
ARCH 132 TECHNICAL DRAWING II 2
ID 131 FREE HAND DRAWINGS 2
MMGD 231 COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN 3
MMGD 232 COMPUTER VISUALIZATION AND SIMULATION 3
TOTAL 28

ARCHITECTURAL ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT

ARCH CORE COURSES
COURSE # TITLE CRS
ARCH 122 HISTORY AND THEORY OF ARCHITECTURE 3
ARCH 140 HUMAN FACTORS AND THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT 2
ARCH 211 ARCHDESIGNI–RESIDENTIAL INTERIORS|EXTERIORS 4
ARCH 212 ARCH DESIGN II–CULTURAL OR RELIGIOUS 4
ARCH 223 HISTORY AND THEORY OF ISLAMIC ARCHITECTURE 2
ARCH 224 HISTORY AND THEORY OF CONTEMP|MODERN ARCH 3
ARCH 251 CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY I 3
ARCH 252 CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY II 3
ARCH 260 BUILDINGS SURVEYING 2
ARCH 261 STRUCTURES FOR ARCHITECTS I 2
ARCH 262 STRUCTURES FOR ARCHITECTS II 2
ARCH 311 ARCH DESIGN III–SUSTAINABLE SYSTEMS 4
ARCH 341 THEORIES OF HOUSING DESIGN 2
ARCH 343 LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE 2
ARCH 344 THEORIES OF URBAN DESIGN 2
ARCH 346 SAUDI HERITAGE AND CONSERVATION 2
ARCH 353 CONSTRUCTION TECH III–CONSTRUCTION DRAWINGS 3
ARCH 354 SPECIFICATIONS AND QUANTITIES 2
ARCH 364 ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL I–THERMAL DESIGN 2
ARCH 365 ENVIRON CONTROL II–BLDG SYSTEM | ACOUSTICS 2
ARCH 411 ARCH DESIGN IV–INTEGRATIVE SYSTEMS 4
ARCH 412 URBAN DESIGN STUDIO 4
ARCH 451 PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE &DESIGN MANAGEMENT 3
ARCH 492 CO-OP IN ARCHITECTURE 10
ARCH 498 SENIOR PROJECT I 2
ARCH 499 SENIOR PROJECT II 5
TOTAL 78
Program Electives – 3 of the courses below
COURSE # TITLE CRS
ARCH 401 SPECIAL TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE 3
ARCH 431 SHAPE GRAMMAR  3
ARCH 432 IMAGING AND ELECTRONIC AGE 3
ARCH 441 LOW INCOME HOUSING 3
ARCH 442 HOUSING FOR PEOPLE WITH LIMITED ABILITIES 3
ARCH 443 REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT 3
ARCH 444 GIS FOR URBAN DESIGN 3
ARCH 445 SPACE SYNTAX 3
ARCH 455 ARCHITECTURAL PUBLICATIONS 3
ARCH 456 EMERGING BLDG MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES 3
ARCH 456 EMERGING BLDG MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES 3
ARCH 465 SUSTAINABLE AND ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN 3
ID 425 DESIGN THEORY AND CRITICISM 3
ID 435 PORTFOLIO DESIGN 3
MMGD 334 PHOTOGRAPHY 3
XXXXXX ANYCE APPROVED 3 XXOR 4 XX COURSE 3
TOTAL 9

TOTAL

115