Minor in Architectural Studies

A Minor in Architectural Studies is comprised of 15 credit hours, including ARCHST 1600W Fundamentals of Environmental Design - Writing Intensive or ARCHST 2620 People, Places and Design and selection of additional coursework from the list below.  

ARCHST 1600WFundamentals of Environmental Design - Writing Intensive3
or ARCHST 2620 People, Places and Design
Select from the following:
ARCHST 1100Visual Design3
ARCHST 1200Architectural Drafting and Working Drawings3
ARCHST 2100Understanding Architecture and the American City3
ARCHST 2220Introduction to CAD3
ARCHST 2310Building Systems3
ARCHST 2315Introduction to Building Systems Laboratory1
ARCHST 2316Advanced Building Systems Lab2
ARCHST 2323Sustainable Building Design Fundamentals3
ARCHST 2620People, Places and Design3
ARCHST 3100Color and Light3
ARCHST 4320Materials, Methods and Products3
ARCHST 4323Sustainable Technologies and Systems3
ARCHST 4411Study Abroad in Architectural History1-3
ARCHST 4430Guiding Design with Historic Preservation3
ARCHST 4435History of the Designed Environment to 17503
ARCHST 4440Design Precedents: Architecture, Interiors and Furniture since the Industrial Revolution3
ARCHST 4630Shaping Human Settlements3
ARCHST 4700Place-Making in Community Design3
ARCHST 4961Design Research and Service Design3
ARCHST 4962Information Visualization and Visual Analytics3
ARCHST 4964Design Thinking and Creative Process3

For exceptional students, with consent of instructor and department approval, additional course work in the department may be selected.

Online Minor in Architectural Studies

Complete the Apply for HES Minor form. See Online Study and Degrees in Architectural Studies for a listing of online courses currently open for registration.

Online and Resident General Education Courses

Courses meeting MU General Education requirements (e.g., Humanities, Behavioral Science, and Social Science) are indicated.