DEGREE CONFERRED

Bachelor of Architecture (Architecture)

B.Arch. (Architecture)

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

Assumption University confers the degree of Bachelor of Architecture in Architecture upon students who meet all of the following requirements:

  • Have completed of the total number of credits of the curriculum
  • Have obtained a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.00
  • Have participated in 16 sessions of the Professional Ethics Seminar
  • Have obtained library and financial clearance from the University
  • Have demonstrated good behavior and discipline
  • Have to meet the minimum English Proficiency requirement specified in one of the following criteria

Test Instruments

Required Passing Scores

AU English Proficiency Assessment

or

70%*

TOEFL (iBT)

or

90

TOEFL (P)

or

575

IELTS

6.5

*70% = Level B2 in Common European Framework of Reference for Language (CEFR)

OBJECTIVES

To produce graduates who have the characteristics, knowledge and skills as follows:

  • Possess professional ethics that will lead to architectural enhancement and approval of the society.
  • Possess architectural knowledge and skills sufficient to assume architectural leadership position in developing the society and the country, with professional responsibility.
  • Initiate research, analyze and critically evaluate solutions to formulate conclusions relating to architectural design.
  • To nurture a spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship in design-related field.
  • Able to take their leading roles in rendering architectural services and work constructively and productively within an interdisciplinary environment.
  • Effectively communicate by using a variety of oral, written and IT skills.
  • Equip with broader knowledge of built environment.

COURSES

General Education Courses  30 Credits

Language

Language Courses 15 Credits

BG 1001

English I

3

BG 1002

English II

3

BG 2000

English III

3

BG 2001

English IV

3

GE 1403

Communication in Thai (for Thai students)

3

or

 

 

GE 1405

Thai Language and Culture (For non-Thai Students)

3

Specialized Courses  135 Credits

Core Courses

Core Courses  30 Credits

AR 1102

Visual Studies and Communication

3

AR 1104

Fundamental of Architectural Design

3

AR 1106

Architectural Drawing

3

AR 1108

History of Art and Architecture

3

AR 2109

Building Technology and Construction I

3

AR 2110

Building Technology and Construction II  

3

AR 2111

Introduction to Computer – Aided Design

3

AR 3108

Building Equipment and Systems

3

AR 3109

History of Thai Architecture

3

AR 4106

Methods of Research and Data Processing

3

Free Elective Course 6 Credits

Students can take free elective courses of 6 credits from any faculty in Assumption University upon completion of the prerequisites (if any).

STUDY PLAN

FIRST YEAR

First Semester

Code

Subjects

Credits

AR 1102

Visual Studies and Communication

3

AR 1106

Architectural Drawing

3

AR 1300

Preparation for Architectural and Design Studies

Non-Credit

BG 1001

English I

3

GE 1403

Communication in Thai (for Thai students)

3

or

 

 

GE 1405

Thai Language and Culture (For non-Thai Students)

3

GS 1004

Arts of Delineation

3

GS 1008

Applied Mathematics

3

 

Total

18

Second Semester

Code

Subjects

Credits

AR 1104

Fundamental of Architectural Design

3

AR 1108

History of Art and Architecture

3

BG 1002

English II

3

GE 1301

Environmental Science

3

GS 1005

Graphic Presentation

3

MGT 1101

Introduction to Business

3

 

Total

18