ARC 101 Introduction to Architectural Graphics and Design Communication

The emphasis of this course is the development of traditional graphic equipment usage and presentation skills necessary to communicate future architectural designs. Course work will cover 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional graphic construction and presentation techniques including axonometric and oblique drawings, 1- and 2-point perspectives, shades and shadows, and an introduction to model making.Prerequisites:ENG 5, REA 8 and MAT 9.Co-requisite:ARC 112 or permission of the coordinator.

Augusta
24480 MTH 01:00PM-04:00PM Hinkley 4

ARC 111 History of Art And Architecture I

(This course is cross listed with ARH 105.) Techniques and trends in architecture, sculpture, and painting as related to the history of art from prehistoric times through the Gothic period. Lectures, text, slides, and discussion. Possible museum trip.

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
25477 TH 01:00PM-03:45PM Stoddard 3

Bangor
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
25479 TH 01:00PM-03:45PM Stoddard 3

ITV
(ITV Receive Class, Delayed Viewing OK, Instructor Permission Required)
TH 01:00PM-03:45PM Stoddard 3

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27101 Farmington
27102 Fort Kent
27103 Greenville
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27105 Island Falls - Delayed Viewing
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ARC 203 Architectural Design II

The basic architectural design components of space, scale, and light will be covered through exercises stressing each of these design elements in turn.The student will discover 3-dimensional solid/void relationships, the infinite potential of spatial expression, the connection of the designed environment to the occupant, and the power of light as an emotive force in design and structure.The curriculum introduces the design and use of architectural structure as support and space definer. Prerequisite: ARC 102 and ARC 123.Co-requisite:ARC 261

Augusta
24476 MTH 09:00AM-12:00PM Stark 0

 

ARC 221 Concepts of Structure

The course offers an introduction to the study, analysis, and mathematical solutions to architectural structures and the forces acting upon them.Topics covered include for vectors, moment and shear calculations, and the general stresses and strains on structure through an exploration of mechanical design principles and the mathematics related to the.Students will become aware of the deforming forces of tension, compression, shear, flexure, and torsion and their potential physical effects on building systems.Prerequisites:MAT 112.Co-requisite:PHY 115 and lab, or permission of coordinator.3 credits.

Augusta
24503 T 09:00AM-11:45AM Staff 3

 

ARC 261 Computer Aided Design and Drafting

This course is an introduction to multiple software platforms used in computer-aided design and drafting related to architectural practice.The course will give the student tools to produce digital architectural and architecturally related drawings, images and models.Prerequisite:ARC 102 orpermission of instructor. 3 credits.

Augusta
24506 W 01:00PM-03:45PM Stark 3

ARC 305 Architectural Design IV

Through design projects of increasing complexity and public utilization, students will continue to develop skills in creative conceptual design and graphic/model presentations.Design analysis, awareness, and expression through a deeper understanding and exploration of architectural space, scale, and light and their combined effects upon human environmental behavior and experience will be explored.Emphasis on service learning will be explored through community-based projects and partnering.Prerequisite: ARC 204 and ARC 241.Co-requisites:ARC 221 and ARC 231.4 credits.

Augusta
24477 MTH 09:00AM-12:00PM Staff 4

 

ARC 509 Architecural Design VIII, Pre-Thesis

The course covers the selection, research, analysis, programming and planning of an individual capstone design project continued in the spring semester-long ARC 510 Architectural Thesis.Students will produce a program notebook covering site, program, code, structural and space research and requirements for their proposed thesis project.Prerequisites:ARC 408, ARC 421 and ARC 431.4 credits.

Augusta
28445 MTH 09:00AM-12:00PM Staff 4