SYLLABUS DEPARTMENT OF ARCHITECTURE

The B. Arch program offered by the department is UGC approved and run by a team of competent full time teachers in collaboration with qualified professional advisers. The Department is committed to advance architectural education through different academic and research programs and continuously endeavoring to instill in the students a firm intellectual and professional base. The five year’s course curriculum is designed to bring out the best in students aspiring to enter the profession. Views on architecture, practice and education are regularly exchanged with practicing architects from home and aboard as well as with relate professionals through seminar, open jury and open day session.

ARCHITECTURE COURSE CURRICULUM
TOTAL CREDIT -198

1st Year 1st Semester (L1-T1)

Course codeCourse title Credit
SESSIONALS
ARC-1111Design Studio-I4.5
ARC-1122Architectural Graphics-11.5
DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES
ARC-1133Design Theory2.0
ARC-1143History of Architecture-I2.0
NON-DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES(GED Courses)
ARC-1154Calculus & Solid Geometry2.0
ARC-1164English-I3.0
ARC-1174Physics3.0
Total18.0

 

Core Courses= 10 credit

GED Courses= 08 credit

Total = 18 credit

 

1st Year 2nd Semester (L1-T2)

Course codeCourse title Credit
SESSIONALS
ARC-1211Design Studio-II4.5
ARC-1222Architectural Graphics-II1.5
ARC-1232Computer Graphics-11.5
DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES
ARC-1243Art Appreciation2.0
ARC-1253Environment & Design- I2.0
ARC-1263History of Architecture-II2.0
NON-DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES(GED Courses)
ARC-1274English-II3.0
ARC-1284Psychology3.0
 Total19.5

Core Courses=13.5 credit

GED Courses= 06 credit

Total = 19.5 credit

 

2nd Year 1st Semester (L2-T1)

Course codeCourse title Credit
SESSIONALS
ARC-2111Design Studio-III6.0
ARC-2122Music Appreciation1.5
ARC-2132Computer Graphics-II1.5
DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES
ARC-2193Building & Finish Material2.0
ARC-2163History of Architecture-III2.0
ARC-2143Building Technology2.0
ARC-2153Visual & Sonic Environment ( ED-II)2.0
NON- DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES(GED Courses)
ARC-2184Structure -I2.0
ARC-2174Micro Economics3.0
 Total22.0

Core Courses=17 credit

GED Courses=05 credit

Total = 22 credit

 

2nd Year 2nd Semester (L2-T2)

Course codeCourse title Credit
SESSIONALS
ARC-2211Design Studio-IV6.0
ARC-2242Photography1.5
ARC-2222Graphic Art1.5
DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES
ARC-2263History of Architecture-IV2.0
ARC-2253Construction method2.0
NON –DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES (GED Courses)
ARC-2274Structure -II2.0
ARC-2294Management3.0
ARC-2284Sociology3.0
 Total21

Core Courses=13 credit

GED Courses= 08 credit

Total = 21 credit

 

3rd Year 1st Semester (L3-T1)

Course code Course title Credit
SESSIONALS
ARC-3111Design Studio-V8.0
ARC-3122Working Drawing-I1.5
DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES
ARC-3143Basic Planning2.0
ARC-3163Ecology2.0
ARC-3173History of Architecture-V2.0
ARC-3253Urban Design-I2.0
NON -DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES(GED Courses)
ARC-3184Structure- III2.0
ARC-3194Building Services-I2.0
 Total21.5

Core Courses=17.5 credit

GED Courses=04 credit

Total =21.5 credit

 

3rd Year 2nd Semester (L3-T2)

Course codeCourse title Credit
SESSIONALS
ARC-3211Design Studio-VI8.0
ARC-3222Working Drawing-II1.5
ARC-2232Sculpture1.5
DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES
ARC-3243Interior Design Theory2.0
ARC-3233Society Architecture of Bengal2.0
ARC-4143Urban Design-II2.0
ARC-4153Housing2.0
NON-DEPARTMENTAL COURSES(GED Courses)
ARC-3264Structure -IV2.0
ARC-3274Building Services-II2.0
 Total23

 

Core Courses=19 credit

GED Courses= 04 credit

Total = 23 credit

 

 

4th Year 1st Semester (L4-T1)

Course codeCourse title Credit
SESSIONALS
ARC-4111Design Studio-VII10.0
ARC-4122Interior Design (Studio)1.5
ARC-3132Cost Estimation1.5
DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES
ARC-3153Theory and Practice of Planning2.0
ARC-4133Landscape Design Theory2.0
NON-DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES(GED Courses)
ARC-4174Building Services-III2.0
ARC-4164Structure-V2.0
 Total21

Core Courses=17 credit

GED Courses=04 credit

Total =21 credit

 

4th Year 2nd Semester (L4-T2)

Course codeCourse title Credit
SESSIONALS
ARC-4211Design Studio-VIII10.0
ARC-4222Landscape Design Studio1.5
ARC-5132Professional Training1.5
DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES
ARC-4243Specification2.0
ARC-4233Survey Technique2.0
NON-DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES(GED Courses)
ARC-4254Accounting3.0
ARC-4264Logical Philosophy3.0
 Total23

Core Courses=17 credit

GED Courses= 06 credit

Total = 23 credit

 

 

5th Year 1st Semester (L5-T1)

Course codeCourse title Credit
SESSIONALS
ARC-5111Design Studio-IX12.0
ARC-5122Seminar1.5
ARC-5142Construction DocumentNon-credit
DEPARTMENTAL THEORIES
ARC-5153Professional Practice2.0
 Total15.5

Core Courses=15.5 credit

GED Courses=00 credit

Total =15.5 credit

 

5th Year 2nd Semester (L5-T2)

Course codeCourse title Credit
SESSIONALS
ARC-5211Design Studio-X12.0
ARC-5222Dissertation1.5
 Total13.5

 

Core Courses=13.5 credit

GED Courses=00 credit

Total =13.5 credit

 

 
Course Distribution Summary

Level-TermCore Courses(Credit)GED Courses(Credit)Total (Credit)
L1-T1100818
L1-T213.50619.5
L2-T1170522
L2-T2130821
L3-T117.50421.5
L3-T2190423
L4-T1170421
L4-T2170623
L5-T115.50015.5
L5-T213.50013.5
Total153.045198.0