Course Curriculum:  Bachelor of Architecture

Module CodeModule TitleCredit(s)Prerequisite(s)
SEMESTER 1

ECS 1101

English Communication Skills I

1.5

BSS 1101

Bengali Language

2

CSE 1101

Basic Computer

2

PHY1105

Physics

2

ARC 1101

History of Art & Architecture I

2

ARC 1103

Design Theory I

2

ARC 1104

Design Studio I

3.5

ARC 1106

Architectural Graphics I

1.5

Total Credits: 16.5
SEMESTER 2

ECS 1203

English Communication Skills II

1.5

MGT 1201

Principles of Management

2

MAT 1201

Mathematics

2

ARC 1201

History of Art & Architecture II

2

ARC 1101

ARC 1204

Design Studio II

4

ARC 1104

ARC 1206

Architectural Graphics II

1.5

ARC 1106

ARC 1210

Computer Graphics II

1.5

CSE 1101

ARC 1215

Building Materials & Finishes I

2

OPTIONAL COURSE ( Any one )

ARO 1201

Art Appreciation

2

ARO 1203

Music Appreciation

2

ARO 1205

Film Appreciation

2

Total Credits: 18.5
SEMESTER 3

ECS 1305

English Communication Skills III

2

ECS 1203

ARC 2101

History of Art & Architecture III

2

ARC 1201

ARC 2103

Design Theory II

2

ARC 1103

ARC 2104

Design Studio III

4.5

ARC 1204

ARC 2106

Architectural Graphics III

1.5

ARC 1206

ARC 2108

Graphic Art

1.5

ARC 2110

CAD I

1.5

CSE 1101

ARC 2112

Sculpture

2

ARC 2113

Structures I (Mechanics)

2

MAT 1201

Total Credits: 19
SEMESTER 4

BHC 1101

Bangladesh History and Culture

2

ARC 2201

Society & the Architecture of Bengal

2

ARC 2204

Design Studio IV

4.5

ARC 2104

ARC 2205

Environment & Design I (Climate & Design)

2

ARC 2207

Construction Methods & Details

2

ARC 1215

ARC 2210

CAD II

1.5

ARC 2110

ARC 2213

Structures II (Basic Mechanics of Solids)

2

ARC 2113

ARC 2215

Basic Planning

2

Total Credits: 18
SEMESTER 5

ECS3113

Business English1

2

ECS 1305

APH 3106

Photography

2

ARC 3101

History of Art & Architecture IV

2

ARC 2101

ARC 3104

Design Studio V

4.5

ARC 2204

ARC 3105

Environment & Design II (Sonic)

2

ARC 3108

Working Drawing I

1.5

ARS 3111

Architectural Conservation

2

ARC 3113

Structures III (Mechanics of Solids)

2

ARC 2213

ARC 3115

Plumbing - Building Services I

2

OPTIONAL COURSE (Any one)

ARO 3101

Architecture & Society

2

ARO 3103

Geotechnical and Foundation Engineering

2

ARO 3105

Seminar

2

Total Credits: 22
SEMESTER 6

MKT 1201

Principles of Marketing

2

ECS3215

Business English II

2

ECS3113

ARC 3204

Design Studio VI

6

ARC 3104

ARC 3205

Environment & Design III (Visual)

2

ARC 2205, ARC 3105

ARC 3208

Working Drawing II

1.5

ARC 3108

ARC 3211

Urban Design

2

ARC 3213

Structures IV (Reinforced Concrete Design)

2

ARC 3113

ARC 3215

Electrical Equipment - Building Services II

2

ARS 3213

Interior Design I

2

OPTIONAL COURSE (Any one )

ARO 3201

Rural Architecture and Planning

2

ARO 3203

Vernacular Architecture

2

ARO 3205

Tropical Architecture

2

Total Credits: 23.5
SEMESTER 7

ACT 1301

Principles of Accounting

2

ARC 4101

History of Art & Architecture V

2

ARC 3101

ARC 4104

Design Studio VII

8

ARC 3204

ARC 4113

Structures V (Steel & Timber Structures)

2

ARC 3113

ARC 4115

Mechanical Equipment - Building Services III

2

ARS 4107

Landscape I

1.5

ARS 4109

Housing

2

OPTIONAL COURSE (Any one )

ARO 4101

Urban Anthropology

2

ARO 4103

Health Facilities Planning & Design

2

ARO 4105

Theory & Practice of Planning

2

Total Credits: 21.5
SEMESTER 8

Module Code

Module Title

Credits

Prerequisite

ARC 4201

History of Art & Architecture VI

2

ARC 4101

ARC 4204

Design Studio VIII

8

ARC 4104

ARS 4208

Interior Design II

2

ARS 3213

ARC 4211

Survey Techniques & Analytical Methods

2

ARC 4213

Structures VI

(Elements of Bldg. Structures)

2

ARC 3213, ARC 4113

ARS 4206

Landscape II

1.5

ARS 4107

OPTIONAL COURSE (Any one )

AR0 4201

Rural Planning & Design

2

ARO 4203

Contemporary Architectural Theory

2

AR0 4205

Exhibition & Event Management Planning

2

Total Credits: 19.5
SEMESTER 9

ARC 5104

Design Studio IX

8

ARC 4204

ARC 5107

Cost Estimation

2

ARC 3204

ARC 5109

Specification

2

ARC 3204

ARC 5111

Professional Practice

2

ARC 4204

ARC 5117

Fire Safety Measures

1.5

ARC 3204

OPTIONAL COURSE (Any one )

ARO 5101

Industrial Building Planning & Design

2

ARO 5103

Educational Facilities Planning & Design

2

ARO 5105

Commercial Building Planning & Design

2

Total Credits: 17.5
SEMESTER 10

ARC5203

ARC 5204

Dissertation

Design Studio X Thesis

1.5

12

ARC 5104

OR

ARC 5207

ARC 5208

Construction Document

Design Studio X Project

1.5

12

ARC 5107, ARC 5109

ARC 5210

External Placement

3

ARC 3204

Total Credits: 16.5
Total = 78 Modules: 192.5 Credits