Bachelor of Science in Architecture
The Bachelor of Science in Architecture program is designed to guide students in progressively assimilating the technical aspects of Architecture while developing in them the sensitivity to their rich cultural heritage.
The program aims to develop well-rounded individuals prepared to meet the challenges and dynamics of architectural practice. Its training combines theoretical and practical aspects of the practice with emphasis on the optimum development of the students’ analytical and creative skills. It also provides computeraided design and drafting courses, architectural internship, and correlation courses to link the students to the world of practice.
Graduates of this program are primarily trained for professional practice and may engage in the general practice of architecture or may specialize in the fields of interior architecture, construction management, sustainable design, and urban design.
- Architectural Interior Designer
- Landscape Architect
- Urban Planner
- Forensic Architect
- Building Appraiser
- Risk Manager
- Quantity Surveyor
- Space Programmer
- Building Administrator
- Historic and Cultural Heritage Conservationist and Planner
- Specifications writer
- Construction Arbitrator
- Building Systems Designer
- Architectural Researcher
- Project Manager
- Construction Manager
- Architectural Lighting Specialist
- Acoustic Designers
PROGRAM EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES
Perform standard competencies in accordance with the scope of the global and local practice of architecture.
Show traits of professionalism, sense of responsibility, equality and patriotism.
Receptiveness to new ideas and knowledge through scientific research;
Direct and focus the thrust of architecture education to the needs and demands of society and its integration into the social, economic, cultural and environmental aspects of nation building.
Instill understanding of the basic philosophy and fundamental principles of the multi-dimensional aspects of architecture, and the direct relationship between man and his environment.
Keep abreast with the developments in the field of architecture practice.
Effectively communicate orally and in writing using both English and Filipino.
Work effectively and independently in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams.
Take cognizance of professional, social, and ethical responsibility.
Create architectural solutions by applying knowledge in history, theory, human behavior and environmental context.
Produce and present design solutions by applying architectural principles, programing, universal design, planning, building systems and professional practice.
Use of concepts and principles from specialized fields and allied disciplines into various architectural problems.
Use of various information and communication technology (ICT) media for architectural solutions, presentation, and techniques in design and construction.
Prepare contract documents, technical reports and other legal documents used in architectural practice adhering to applicable laws, standards and regulations.
Interpret and apply relevant laws, codes, charters and standards of architecture and the built environment.
Acquire of entrepreneurial and business acumen relevant to architecture practice.
Contribute in the management of the construction works and building administration.
Participate in the generation of new knowledge.
Recognize the need for and engage in life-long learning.