Architectural Technology (ARCH)

ARCH 99  Special Projects in Environmental Design

1-3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lab: 54-162
Prerequisite: Instructor authorization needed prior to enrollment

Extended laboratory experiences pursuing specialized and directed projects in Environmental Design and Architecture. The extended experiences are supplementary to those available in the regular program and allow the student to focus on laboratory projects and experiments of specialized interest. Portfolio pieces will be produced. Students will be able to pursue more advanced and complex laboratory projects and experiments. The content of the course and the methods of study vary from semester to semester and depend on the particular project under consideration. Instructor authorization is needed prior to enrollment. Field trips required.

ARCH 101  Design I - Elements of Design

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 54
Corequisite: ARCH 121

Design and design process including conceptualization, visualization, form making, presentation, expression, and site analysis of physical, contextual, and cultural aspects of design and the urban environment. Portfolio will be produced. Field trips are required.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202022249ARCH:101T12:00pm - 3:10pmI. SardinasONLINE-XXXX
R12:00pm - 3:10pmI. SardinasONLINE-XXXX
Fall 202022250ARCH:101T7:50am - 11:00amI. SardinasONLINE-XXXX
R7:50am - 11:00amI. SardinasONLINE-XXXX
Fall 202022279ARCH:101T12:00pm - 3:10pmN. ItaniONLINE-XXXX
R12:00pm - 3:10pmN. ItaniONLINE-XXXX
Fall 202025949ARCH:101T7:50am - 11:00amONLINE-XXXX
R7:50am - 11:00amONLINE-XXXX

ARCH 102  Design II - Architectural Design

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 54
Corequisite: ARCH 122 or ARCH 23
Advisory: (ARCH 10 and ARCH 11) or (ARCH 101 and ARCH 141)

Second level architectural design studio with a focus on site analysis, design conceptualization, form making, program development and presentation. Emphasis is on critical thinking and problem solving integrated with the artistic design process. Investigations will stress symbolic expression, aesthetics, craftsmanship, technical skills, vocabulary and physical object making through the design of multi-family residential, institutional and cultural buildings. Field trips are required.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202022270ARCH:102M12:00pm - 3:10pmH. KurokiONLINE-XXXX
W12:00pm - 3:10pmH. KurokiONLINE-XXXX
Fall 202025077ARCH:102M12:00pm - 3:10pmN. ItaniONLINE-XXXX
W12:00pm - 3:10pmN. ItaniONLINE-XXXX

ARCH 121  CADD and Digital Design Media Level I

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 54
Corequisite: ARCH 101

CADD (Computer Aided Design and Drafting) Level 1 and computer applications in architecture, engineering, and related fields including spreadsheet, drawing, and presentation application. Field trips required.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202022239ARCH:121T7:50am - 11:00amM. ChinchillaONLINE-XXXX
R7:50am - 11:00amM. ChinchillaONLINE-XXXX
Fall 202022263ARCH:121T12:00pm - 3:10pmH. KurokiONLINE-XXXX
R12:00pm - 3:10pmH. KurokiONLINE-XXXX
Fall 202022280ARCH:121T7:50am - 11:00amN. ItaniONLINE-XXXX
R7:50am - 11:00amN. ItaniONLINE-XXXX
Fall 202025950ARCH:121T12:00pm - 3:10pmONLINE-XXXX
R12:00pm - 3:10pmONLINE-XXXX

ARCH 122  Architectural Presentations

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 54
Corequisite: ARCH 21 or ARCH 102
Advisory: (ARCH 10 and ARCH 11) or (ARCH 101 and ARCH 141)

Analysis and preparation of architectural presentation projects, including schematic and final design, architectural models, oral presentation techniques, board layouts using hand-drawn and computer-aided techniques, and development of project portfolio. Field trips required.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202022348ARCH:122M7:50am - 11:00amH. KurokiONLINE-XXXX
W7:50am - 11:00amH. KurokiONLINE-XXXX
Fall 202025079ARCH:122M7:50am - 11:00amN. ItaniONLINE-XXXX
W7:50am - 11:00amN. ItaniONLINE-XXXX

ARCH 141  Design Drawing and Communication

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 54

Architectural drawing techniques including graphic standards, scales, orthographic, paraline, and perspective projections. Field trips required.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202022248ARCH:141T7:00pm - 10:10pmJ. LenoxONLINE-XXXX
R7:00pm - 10:10pmJ. LenoxONLINE-XXXX

ARCH 142  Architectural Materials and Specifications

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 54
Advisory: Eligibility for MATH 51

Building materials and specifications used in architecture and construction. Includes a lab component of common building material applications. Field trips required.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202022240ARCH:142M7:00pm - 10:10pmA. HernandezONLINE-XXXX
W7:00pm - 10:10pmA. HernandezONLINE-XXXX

ARCH 145  Building and Zoning Codes

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   
Advisory: ARCH 11 or ARCH 141

Building and zoning codes, including code requirements related to architectural design and construction documentation. Process of obtaining design approvals and building permits from proper authorities having jurisdiction.

ARCH 146  Architectural Drawings and Fabrications

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 53   Lab: 53
Advisory: ARCH 141 or ARCH 11

Architectural working drawings and construction documents for light frame construction. Field trips required.

ARCH 147  Architectural CAD and BIM

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 36   Lab: 71
Advisory: (ARCH 141 or ARCH 11) or (ARCH 121 or ARCH 16)

3-D Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CAD) and Building Information Modeling (BIM) for architectural design and design development. Portfolio of 3-D building models and extracted 2-D drawings will be produced. Field trips required.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202022243ARCH:147MW7:00pm - 8:05pmP. NetsawangONLINE-XXXX
MW8:15pm - 10:20pmP. NetsawangONLINE-XXXX

ARCH 180  Science Concepts for Sustainable Design and Environmental Control

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 54   

Simplified and contextualized science concepts focused on sustainable design and environmental control. Applicable elements from several disciplines will be brought together and investigated in a non-mathematical and experiential format. Topics such as human thermal comfort, thermal energy, solar geometry, insolation, and energy conservation will be examined in the context of the built environment.

ARCH 201  Design III - Environmental Design

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 54
Corequisite: ARCH 221
Advisory: ARCH 102

Theory and principles of environmental design as applied to architecture, landscape architecture, urban design, urban planning, and civil engineering. Portfolio will be produced. Field trips required.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202022251ARCH:201T3:30pm - 6:40pmI. SardinasONLINE-XXXX
R3:30pm - 6:40pmI. SardinasONLINE-XXXX
Fall 202022298ARCH:201T3:30pm - 6:40pmONLINE-XXXX
R3:30pm - 6:40pmONLINE-XXXX

ARCH 202  Design IV - Sustainable Design Advanced Project

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 54
Corequisite: ARCH 222
Advisory: ARCH 201

Fourth level architectural design studio focusing on sustainability, energy efficiency, and environmental conservation. Emphasis is on critical thinking and problem solving involving material selection, envelope design, advanced space planning, and the development of designs from complex building programs. Investigations will stress logical organization, craftsmanship, technical skills, vocabulary, and physical object making through the design complex building types. Field trips are required.

ARCH 221  Architectural Rendering and Illustration

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 36   Lab: 71
Corequisite: ARCH 201
Advisory: ARCH 122

Architectural and interior illustration including perspective drawing, sketching, shades and shadows, entourage, and color application utilizing various media and development of project portfolio. Field trips required.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202022241ARCH:221TR7:00pm - 8:05pmM. SardinasONLINE-XXXX
TR8:15pm - 10:20pmM. SardinasONLINE-XXXX
Fall 202022299ARCH:221TR7:00pm - 8:05pmJ. MeroONLINE-XXXX
TR8:15pm - 10:20pmJ. MeroONLINE-XXXX

ARCH 222  Advanced Digital Media, Generative, and Algorithmic Design and Illustration

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 36   Lab: 71
Corequisite: ARCH 202

Architectural computational and algorithmic design. Course focuses on design mathematics, visual interface coding, and the development of digital models from computational definitions. Computer Aided Design (CAD), 3 dimensional (3-D) illustration and modeling. Development of interior and exterior 3-D models and how they interact with solar lighting.

ARCH 247  Architectural CAD Working Drawings

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 36   Lab: 71
Advisory: (ARCH 15 or ARCH 146) or (ARCH 147 or ARCH 18)

Architectural Computer Aided Design (CAD) for design development and working drawings. Portfolio of working drawings using Building Information Modeling (BIM) and CAD applications of integrated 3-D and 2-D BIM/CAD models will be produced. Field trips required.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202022244ARCH:247MW7:00pm - 8:05pmP. NetsawangONLINE-XXXX
MW8:15pm - 10:20pmP. NetsawangONLINE-XXXX

ARCH 250  World Architecture: Prehistory to the Middle Ages

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 45   Lab: 27

Development of world architecture from pre-history to the Middle Ages. Influence of geography, religion, and socio-economic background on architecture from ancient Egypt, Europe through the Middle Ages, and classic civilizations of Asia and the Americas. Field trips required.

ARCH 251  World Architecture: Renaissance through the Contemporary Era

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 45   Lab: 27

Development of world architecture from the Renaissance to the present. Influence of environment, religion, and socio-economic movements on modern architecture. Field trips required.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202022242ARCH:251F12:15pm - 2:45pmONLINE-XXXX
F2:55pm - 4:20pmONLINE-XXXX

ARCH 280  Structural Design Level I

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   
Advisory: Eligibility for MATH 71

Theories of structural design and the relationship of structure to form, function, and economics. Analysis of structural systems including statics, strength of materials, and structural properties as well as the demonstration of forces and stresses.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 202022347ARCH:280W7:00pm - 10:10pmY. IshidaONLINE-XXXX

ARCH 290  Architectural Work Experience

1-2 Units (Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lab: 60-150
Prerequisite: Compliance with work experience regulations as designated in the College Catalog

Provide work experience in architecture at an approved work site related to classroom instruction. A minimum of 75 paid or 60 non-paid)clock hours per semester of supervised work is required for each unit of credit. Field trips are required

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