Curriculum for Bachelor of Fine Arts in Architecture

University Requirements
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
Arab 201Introduction to Arab Language3
Comp 201Computer Applications3
Eng 201Academic English3
CS 201Culture Studies3
GHN 201General Health & Nutrition3
Subtotal15
Faculty Requirements (Art & Des. Foundation)
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
ADF 100Basic Design I4
ADF 101Basic Design II4
ADF 111Drawing I3
ADF 112Drawing II3
ADF 113Color in Design3
ADF 121History of Art3
ADF 214Photography I3
ADF 331Portfolio Presentation2
Subtotal25
Free Electives
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
Four 3cr. approved courses from any major in the Faculty of Architecture & Design (FAD)
Free Elective3
Free Elective3
2 courses6
Subtotal6
Major Electives
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
ARC 011Presentation Techniques3
ARC 021The Architecture of Tripoli3
ARC 022Islamic Architecture3
ARC 023The Islamic City3
ARC 031Digital Modeling3
ARC 032AEC Packages3
ARC 033GIS Technology3
ARC 041Smart Buildings3
ARC 051Housing Issues3
ARC 052Elements of Urban Planning3
4 course from the above12
Subtotal12
No Minors: 18 credits of Free Electives plus Major Electives can be taken towards a Minor
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
Minor in Computer Aided Design18
Minor in Islamic Design18
Minor in Furniture Design18
Minor in Photography18
Minor in Studio Arts`18
Subtotal18
Major Requirements
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
INT 202Space-Form Design4
ARC 203Architecture Design I4
ARC 304Architecture Design II4
ARC 306Final Project Design5
ARC 417Architecture Execution Drawings3
ARC 222Principles of Design2
ARC 223Ancient and Medieval Art & Archit.3
ARC 224Renais. and Modern Art & Archit.3
ARD 231Intro. to Computer Aided Design3
ARC 332Architecture Internship I1
ARC 241Building Systems I3
ARC 242Building Systems II3
ARC 243Building Technology I3
ARC 244Building Technology II3
ARC 345Environmental Systems I3
Subtotal47


Total Credits 105