Architecture :: Academics 

Course Structure

Level-1,  Semester-1
Course Code Course Name Pre-Requisite Course Credit Contact Hours
ARCH 101 Design Studio-I 3 6
ARCH 111 Architectural Graphics-I 3 6
ARCH 141 Design Theory 2 2
ENG 191 Fundamental English 2 2
ENG 192 English Language Course (Lab) 1.5 3
BAN 193 Bangle Literature, Art & Culture 1.5 3
Total = 13

 

Level-1,  Semester-2
Course Code Course Name Pre-Requisite Course Credit Contact Hours
ARCH 102 Design Studio-II Design Studio-I 3 6
ARCH 112 Architectural Graphics-II Architectural Graphics-I 3 6
ARCH 142 Aesthetics & Design Design Theory 2 2
PHY 194 Physics for Architects 2 2
MATH 195 Math for Architects 2 3
BAN 196 Bangladesh Studies 2 2
Total = 14

 

Level-2,  Semester-1
Course Code Course Name Pre-Requisite Course Credit Contact Hours
ARCH 201 Design Studio-III Design Studio-III 4.5 9
ARCH 221 Computer Graphics-I Architectural Graphics-I 1.5 3
ARCH 231 Art & Architecture-I 2 2
ARCH 251 Climate & Design 2 2
ARCH 261 Building & Finish Materials 2 3
ARCH 271 Structure-I 2 2
ARCH 291 Photography & Related Media 1.5 3
Total = 15.5

 

Level-2,  Semester-2
RE Course Code Course Name Pre-Requisite Course Credit Contact Hours
ARCH 202 Design Studio-IV Design Studio-III 4.5 9
ARCH 222 Computer Graphics-II Computer Graphics-II 1.5 3
ARCH 232 Art & Architecture-II Art & Architecture-I 2 2
ARCH 252 Visual & Sonic Environment 2 2
ARCH 262 Building Service-I 2 2
ARCH 272 Structure-II Structure-I 2 2
Total = 14

 

Level-3,  Semester-1
RE Course Code Course Name Pre-Requisite Course Credit Contact Hours
ARCH 301 Design Studio-V Design Studio-IV 6 12
ARCH 321 Construction Method & Details 1.5 3
ARCH 331 Art & Architecture-III 2 2
ARCH 361 Building Service-II Building Service-I 2 2
ARCH 371 Structure-III Structure-II 2 2
ARCH 381 Building Code & Building  Safety 2 2
Total = 15.5

 

Level-3,  Semester-2
RE Course Code Course Name Pre-Requisite Course Credit Contact Hours
ARCH 302 Design Studio-VI Design Studio-V 6 12
ARCH 322 Working Drawing Architectural Graphics-II 1.5 3
ARCH 332 Art & Architecture-IV Art & Architecture-III 2 2
ARCH 341 Urban Design 2 2
ARCH 372 Structure-IV Structure-III 2 2
Total = 13.5

 

Level-4,  Semester-1
RE Course Code Course Name Pre-Requisite Course Credit Contact Hours
ARCH 401 Design Studio-VII Design Studio-VI 7.5 15
ARCH 431 Art & Architecture-V Art & Architecture-IV 2 2
ARCH 461 Survey Tech & Analytical Methods 2 2
ARCH 471 Structure-V Structure-IV 2 2
Total = 13

 

Level-4,  Semester-2
RE Course Code Course Name Pre-Requisite Course Credit Contact Hours
ARCH 402 Design Studio-VIII Design Studio-VII 7.5 15
ARCH 441 Housing 2 2
ARCH 481 Cost Estimation & Specification 2 2
Total = 11.5

 

Level-5,  Semester-1
RE Course Code Course Name Pre-Requisite Course Credit Contact Hours
ARCH 501 Design Studio-IX Design Studio-VIII 7.5 15
ARCH 511 Seminar 1.5 3
ARCH 581 Internship Design Studio-VI 0 300
Total = 9

 

Level-5,  Semester-2
RE Course Code Course Name Pre-Requisite Course Credit Contact Hours
ARCH 502 Design Studio-X Design Studio-IX 10.5 21
ARCH 582 Professional Practice & Ethics 2 2
ARCH 591 Dissertation 1.5 3
Total = 14

 

Elective Courses
Course Code Course Name Credit Contact Hours
Group- A (L-1:S-1 S2, L-2: S1 S2,  1 Course per semester within 13 courses)
ARCH 113 Free Hand Drawing 1.5 3
CIS 115 Fundamental of Computing 1.5 3
ARCH 116 Art Appreciation 1.5 3
ARCH 197 Human Psychology & Ethical Aspects 2 2
ARCH 117 Sculpture & Painting 1.5 3
ARCH 118 Music Appreciation 1.5 3
ARCH 143 Vernacular Architecture 2 2
ARCH 211 Video & Related Media 1.5 3
ARCH 212 Fashion Design 1.5 3
ARCH 251 Sustainability & Built Environment 2 2
ARCH 252 Climate Design, Modeling & Simulation 1.5 3
ARCH 213 Interior Design 1.5 3
ARCH 241 Green Architecture 2 2
Group- B (L-3:S-1 S2, L-4: S1 S2, L-5: S1 S2,  Max 2 Course per semester within 14 courses)
ARCH 351 Lighting & Sonic Design 1.5 3
ARCH 352 Optimizing Fa├žade Performance 1.5 3
ARCH 342 Energy Efficient Design 2 2
ARCH 343 Theories of Specialized Building Design 2 2
ARCH 311 Advance Computer Graphics & Visualization -1 1.5 3
ARCH 382 Specialized Building Design-Industry 1.5 3
ARCH 344 Smart City 2 2
ARCH 345 Disaster Management 2 2
ARCH 411 Advance Computer Graphics & Visualization -2 1.5 3
ARCH 48 Specialized Building Design-Hospitality 1.5 3
ARCH 462 Integrative Framework for Advance Building Technology, Environment & Society 2 2
ARCH 442 Emergency Architecture 2 2
ARCH 451 Settlement & Community Architecture 1.5 3
ARCH 483 Specialized Building Design-Health Facilities 1.5 3
ARCH 452 Landscape Design 1.5 3
ARCH 443 Urban Anthropology 2 2
ARCH 444 Climate Change & Architectural Adaptation 2 2
ARCH 561 Advance Building Technology 1.5 3
ARCH 583 Advance BOQ &QS 1.5 3
ARCH 551 Public Projection, A tool for Expression & Communication in Public Space 1.5 3
ARCH 543 Culture, Conservation & Design 2 2
ARCH 584 Economics for Professionals 2 2
ARCH 562 Building Conservation & Renewal 1.5 3
ARCH 585 Real Estate Development 2 2
ARCH 586 Project Management 2 2
Total = 66.5