College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities

Curriculum

M.L.A. First Professional Degree Curriculum
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M.L.A. Second Professional Degree Curriculum
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Summer Orientation Experience
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
LARC 1520
Basic Design II
3
3

First Year | Fall Semester
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
LARC 4280*
LA Computer-Aided Design*
3
HORT 3030
Plant Materials
3
CRP 8000
Human Settlement
3
LARC 8010
LA Orientation I
6
15

First Year | Spring Semester
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
LARC 2620
Design Implementation I
3
LARC 6530
Key Issues in LA
3
LARC 8300
Graduate Seminar I
3
LARC 8020
LA Orientation II
6
15

Second Year | Fall Semester
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
LARC 3620 Design Implementation II
3
LARC 8210
Research Methods
3
6000 or 8000 Level
Elective in area of focus
3
LARC 8230
Advanced Community Design Studio
6
15

Second Year | Spring Semester
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
LARC 5810*
Professional Practice*
3
6000 or 8000 Level
Elective in Area of Focus
3
LARC 8520 Advanced Urban Design Studio
or
Off-Campus Studio
6
12

Third Year | Fall Semester
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
6000 or 8000 Level
Elective in area of focus
3
LARC 8500
Graduate Colloquium
3
LARC 8430
Interdisciplinary Design and Research
6
12

Third Year | Spring Semester
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
6000 or 8000 Level
Elective in area of focus
3
LARC 8530
or
LARC 8910
Advanced Interdisciplinary Design and Research
or
Thesis
6
9

Total Credit Hours (63 graduate + 18 undergraduate credits)

81

*Corresponding graduate course numbers are forthcoming

 MLA Second Professional Degree Curriculum

First Year | Fall Semester
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
LARC 8130
Advanced Regional Design and Ecology
6
LARC 8210 Research Methods 3
6000 or 8000 Level
Elective in area of focus
3
12

First Year | Spring Semester  
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
LARC 8520
Advanced Urban Design Studio
6
6000 or 8000 Level
Elective in area of focus
3
6000 or 8000 Level
Elective in area of focus
3
12

Second Year | Fall Semester
Course No.
Course Title
Credits

LARC 8430
or
Varies

Interdisciplinary Design and Research
or
Off-Campus Studio
6
LARC 8500
Graduate Colloqium
3
9

Second Year | Spring Semester
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
LARC 8530
or
LARC 8910
Advanced Interdisciplinary Design
or
Thesis Project
6
6000 or 8000 Level
Elective in area of focus
3
9

Total Credit Hours
42