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Architectural Technology

The Architectural Technology curriculum prepares individuals with knowledge and skills that can lead to employment in the field of architecture or one of the associated professions.

Students receive instruction in construction document preparation, materials, and methods, environmental and structural systems, building codes and specifications, and computer applications as well as complete a design project. Optional course may be provided to suit specific career needs.

Upon completion, graduates have career opportunities within the architectural, engineering, and construction professions as well as positions in industry and government. At participating universities, graduates may continue their education toward a bachelor’s degree in related fields.

 

Courses

ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGY COURSES Credits Contact
Hours
Fall I
ARC 111 Introduction to Architectural Technology 3 7
ARC 112 Construction Materials and Methods 4 5
ENG 111 Expos. Writing 3 3
MAT 121 Alg/Trig I 3 4
13 19
Spring I
ARC 113 Residential Architectural Technology 3 7
ARC 114 Architectural CAD 2 4
ARC 114A Architectural CAD Lab 1 3
SST 140 Green Building and Design ConceCodes 3 4
COM 110 Intro to Communication 3 3
MAT 122 Alg/Trig II 3 4
15 25
Summer 
ARC 220 Advanced Architect CAD 2 4
ARC 230 Environmental Systems 4 6
ARC 214 Architectural Statics 3 3
9 13
Fall II
ARC 211 Light Construction Technology 3 7
ARC 221 Architectural 3-D CAD 3 5
ARC 231 Architectural Presentations 4 6
Social / Behavioral Science Elective 3 ~3
13 ~21
Spring II
ARC 213 Design Project 4 8
ARC 235 Architectural Portfolio 3 5
CST 241 Planning/Estimating I 4 3
ARC 132 Specifications and Contracts 2 2
ARC 264 Digital Architecture 2 4
Humanities / Fine Arts Electives 3 ~3
18 ~25


Wilmington Campus
411 North Front Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

North Campus
4500 Blue Clay Road
Castle Hayne, NC 28429

Burgaw Center
100 East Industrial Drive
Burgaw, NC 28425

Hours of Operation
Monday-Thursday: 7:30am to 5:30pm
Friday: 8:00am to 12:00pm

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Cape Fear Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, political affiliation or age.