Architectural Studies - Minor
Center for Architecture and Environmental Design
The Architectural Studies minor is intended for students outside of the College of Architecture and Environmental Design who desire to understand the history and design process of the built environment. Students with a major or interest in any of the following may benefit from this minor: business management, studio art, English, geography, history, journalism, communication, political science, photojournalism, public health and visual communication design.
Fully Offered At:
- Kent Campus
Admission to a minor is open to students declared in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students declared only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.
|ARCH 10011||GLOBAL ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY I (KFA)||3|
|ARCH 10012||GLOBAL ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY II (KFA)||3|
|Minor Electives, choose from the following:||12|
|20TH CENTURY ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY|
|SPECIAL TOPICS IN ARCHITECTURE|
|MATERIALS AND PROCESS OF MAKING|
|METHODS AND THEORIES OF REPRESENTATION|
|URBAN DESIGN DISCOURSE (ELR)|
|THEORY AND CRITICISM IN ARCHITECTURAL MEDIA (WIC)|
|Minimum Total Credit Hours:||18|
|Minimum Minor GPA|
- Minimum 9 credit hours must be upper-division coursework (30000 and 40000 level).
- Minimum 6 credit hours in the minor must be outside of the course requirements for any major or other minor the student is pursuing.
- Minimum 50 percent of the total credit hours for the minor must be taken at Kent State (in residence).
- Some upper-division courses may have prerequisites that students must satisfy prior to enrollment.