May 29, 2023  
2023-2024 Catalog 
2023-2024 Catalog

ACH 231 - Professional Practices in Architecture

3 credit hours - One hour lecture and four hours laboratory weekly; one term.
Learn the role of the design professional in the construction industry. Examine the interrelationships, roles, ethics and responsibilities of the various participants in the design and construction process. Analyze business structure, company management, marketing, administration, public and client relations, consultant and contractor relations, standardized contracts, project administration and procedures and compensation. Review internship and licensure requirements for architects. Learn business practices in the architectural profession.

Prerequisite(s): ACH 111  and ACH 121 .

Note: Typically offered MC and OL; spring term.