Architectural Design and Drafting - Course Suggestions

Sylvania ST 208 | Department Chair: Elizabeth A. Metcalf | 971-722-4163 | Program Advisor: Arlene McCashew | sydesign@pcc.edu

Getting Started in the Architectural Design and Drafting Program

Please refer to the online schedule at: http://www.pcc.edu/schedule/ for class times and course recognition (CRN) numbers.

First Term Class Suggestions:

  • ARCH 110 (2 CR) - Introduction to Architectural Drawing
  • ARCH 126 (3 CR) - Introduction to AutoCAD
  • ARCH 161 (2 CR) - Residential Print Reading
  • ARCH 124 (3 CR) - Introduction to Building Systems
  • ID 131 (3 CR) - Introduction to Interiors ( if you intend to pursue the Residential Degree )
  • ART 215 (3 CR) - Introduction to American Residential Architecture
  • General Education classes - Math and/or Writing depending upon COMPASS placement scores.

Second Term Class Suggestions:

  • ARCH 121 (2 CR) - Structures I ( prerequisite or concurrent is ARCH 124)
  • ARCH 136 (3 CR) - Intermediate AutoCAD
  • ARCH 132 (2 CR) - Residential Building Codes
  • ARCH 127 (3 CR) - Google Sketchup
  • ARCH 100 (3 CR) - Graphic Communication ( Perspective Drawing; if you are planning to pursue the Residential Degree)
  • ARCH 162 (2 CR) - Commercial Print Reading (if you are planning to pursue the Base Degree)
  • General Education classes