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Department of Architecture
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Vision


Our vision is to be among the best architecture schools, where students and teachers find their identity as professional architects of all times and situations, where they explore, discover and build culture artistically with creativity and difference.

Mission


At department of architecture we are committed to train students through in depth study and research in social, cultural, political and historic context; and to provide a comprehensive architectural design solution for the region in general and for Baluchistan in particular with emphasis on its spatial needs.

Objective


1. To train students to deal with integrated design, construction and operation of an environment that is both built and un-built.

2. To introduce students to architectural fundamentals, spatial strategies and aspects of natural environment, climatology, heritage conservation and an understanding of structures.

3.  To develop innovative strategies.

4. To practices research and teach architectural discipline to make sure that our students are provided with a theoretical and practical foundation in the principal areas of architecture and urbanism.

5.  To find innovation in the context of local and regional architectural and apparatus.

6.  To provide students with a fundamental understanding of elements and principal of design.

7.  To formulate a basic conception of aspects of spatial organizations, circulation and architectural standards.

8.  To enable students to functionally group small spaces.

9.  To develop analytical and technical skills for perceiving understanding and manipulating special definitions and relationships under appropriate concepts and intellectual knowledge center to humanistic study.

10. To explore architecture through urban to the urban and rural scene; responding to social, cultural, political and historic context.

Course Contents

First Semester
S.No. Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Theory + LAB
1 ARCH-101 Basic Design-I 3+3
2 ARCH-126 Visual Communication Skills-I 1+1
3 CIVIL-101 Intro. to Building Material & Construction 2+0
4 HUM-164 English-I (Functional English) 3+0
5 HUM-102 Pakistan Studies 2+0
6 MATHA-111ARCH Applied Mathematics 2+0
Total  13+7 = 17
Second Semester
S.No. Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Theory + LAB
1 ARCH-301 Basic Design-II 1+5
2 ARCH-111 History of Archtecture-I 2+0
3 ARCH-226 Visual Communication Skills-II 0+2
4 ARCH-102 Introduction to Physical Environment 2+1
5 HUM-261 English-II (Verbal Communication Skills) 2+0
6 HUM-101 Islamic Studies 2+0
Total  9+8 = 17
Third Semester
S.No. Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Theory + LAB
1 ARCH-265 Architectural Design-I 1+5
2 ARCH-212 History of Architecture-II 2+0
3 ARCH-227 Visual Communication Skills-III 0+2
4 CIVILE-204 Material & Construction-I 2+1
5 CIVILE-201 Surveying & leveling 1+2
6 ARCH-141 Climatology 2+0
Total  8+10 = 18
Fourth Semester
S.No. Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Theory + LAB
1 ARCH-266 Architectural Design-II 1+5
2 ARCH-313 History of Architecture-III 2+0
3 CE-164L Computer applications in Architecture-I 0+2
4 CIVILE-205 Material & Construction-II 2+1
5 ARCH--364 Interior Design 1+2
6 ARCH-388 Heritage conservation 1+1
Total  7+11 = 18
Fifth Semester
S.No. Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Theory + LAB
1 ARCH-363 Architectural Design-III 1+7
2 ARCH-314 History of Architecture-IV 2+0
3 CE-261 Computer applications in Architecture-II 0+2
4 ARCH-302 Sustainable & Green Architecture-I 2+0
5 ARCH-151 Structure for Architects-I 2+0
6 ARCH-341 Landscape Architecture 1+2
Total  8+11 =19
Sixth Semester
S.No. Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Theory + LAB
1 ARCH-365 Architectural Design-IV 1+7
2 CE-361 Computer applications in Architecture-III 0+2
3 ARCH-112 Urban & Regional Planning-I 2+0
4 ARCH-377 Building Services & System 3+0
5 ARCH-401 Sustainable & Green Architecture-II 2+0
5 ARCH-251 Structure for Architects-II 2+0
Total  10+9 = 19
Seventh Semester
S.No. Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Theory + LAB
1 ARCH-366 Architectural Design-V 1+7
2 ARCH-402 Working Drawing s & Details-I 0+2
3 ARCH-297 Urban & Regional Planning-II 2+1
4 ARCH-351 Structure for Architects-III 2+0
5 ARCH-362 English-III (Technical Report Writing) 3+0
Total  8+10 + 18
Eighth Semester
S.No. Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Theory + LAB
1 ARCH-461 Architectural Design-VI 1+7
2 ARCH-503 Working Drawing s & Details-II 0+2
3 ARCH-390 Urban & Regional Planning-III 2+1
4 ARCH-387 Thoery of Architecture & Criticism 2+0
5 METHOD-302 Research Methodology 2+0
Total  7+10 = 17
Nineth Semester
S.No. Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Theory + LAB
1 ARCH-504 Thesis Design-I 0+10
2 CIVILE-304 Quantity Surveying & Estimation 03+0
Total  03+10 = 13
Tenth Semester
S.No. Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
Theory + LAB
1 ARCH-602 Thesis Design-II 0+10
2 ARCH-505 Professional Practices 2+0
Total  2+10 = 12