The Catholic University of America

Undergraduate Program

Catalog Year 2015 - 2016

Architecture and Engineering Dual Degree Program

 


Freshman Year - 1st Year

Fall Semester Credits   Spring Semester Credits
ARPL 101 Intro to Designed Environment 3   ARRL 102 Design Representation 3
CHEM 107 General Chemistry for Eng. I  3   ENGR 201 Engr. Mechanics I 3
CHEM 113 General Chemistry Lab 2   PHIL 202 Modern Mind LC 3
ENG 101 Rhetoric & Composition LC 101 3   Math 122 Calculus II 4
ENGR 104 Intro to Engineering Lab 1   PHYS 215 University Physics I 4
MATH 121 Calculus I 4   TRS 201  Faith Seeking Under. LC   3 
PHIL 201  Classical Mind LC 3   Summer: APRL 221 Pre-design   
  Credit Hours 19     Credit Hours 20

 


Sophomore Year - 2nd Year

Fall Semester Credits   Spring Semester Credits
ARPL 201 Design Analysis & Synthesis 3   ARPL 202 Intro to Arch Design I 6
ENGR 301 Solid Mechanics 3   ARPL 212 History of Arch. II 3
ARPL 211 History of Architecture I 3   APRL 232 Env. System Design I 3
Math 221 Calculus III 4   ENGR 222 Engr. Math I OR Math 222 4
ARPL 231 Intro. To Sustainability 3   Elective Social Science Elective 3
ENG 102 Lit & Comp. OR HUM 101 3        
PHYS 216 University Physics II 4        

 

 

Credit Hours 19     Credit Hours 19

 

 

Junior Year - 3rd Year

Fall Semester Credits   Spring Semester Credits
ARPL 311 History of Arch. III 3   *APRL  Elective (not needed to graduate) 3
ARPL 301 Architectural Design I 6   APRL 314 Arch. Theory 3
ARPL 333 Construction I 3   APRL 302 Arch. Design II 6
ENGR 331 Fluid Mechanics 3   CE 402 Structural Steel Design 3
CE 312 Theory of Structures 3   CE 101 Surveying   2 
 Elective Liberal Studies (L1 language if broad)   Elective  Liberal Studies (L2 language if board)  3
  Credit Hours 21     Credit Hours 20
             

Summer Internship I - Internship Information


Senior Year - 4th Year

Fall Semester Credits   Spring Semester Credits
ARPL 401 Architectural Design III 6   APRL 432 Comp. Bldg Supplement 3
CE 366 Soil Mechanics and Testing 3   APRL 402 Comp. Building Design Studio 6
ENGR 395 Engienering Material Lab 1   APRL 434 Construction II 3
APRL 421 Digital Constr. Documents 3   CE 372 Hydraulics 3
APRL 331 Environmental Systems Design II 3   ENGR 211 Thermodynamics 3
 MSE 395 Intro Material Sci & Eng.     CE 402  Structural Steel Design (if broad)
  Credit Hours 18     Credit Hours 21

 


Senior Year - 5th Year

Fall Semester Credits   Spring Semester Credits
CE 403 Reinforced Concrete Design 3   CE 302 Civil Engr. System Mgmt. 3
CE 520 Senior Capstone Design I 2   CE 521 Senior Capstone Design II 3
MATH 309 Prob & Stats for Engr. 3   CE 468 Foundation Engineering 3
ENGR 401 Senior Seminar 1   ENGR 402 Sen. Sem. II (FE Exam) 1
Elective Liberal Studies (R2) 200-level 3   ENGR 538 Intro. to Environ. Eng 3
Elective Liberal Studies (R3) 300-level 3   PHIL 362 Professional Ethics 
             
             
  Credit Hours 15     Credit Hours 16

Note: Students are required to take a total of 3 Religion Courses for their Humanities/Social Studies electives.