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DEGREES AND CERTIFICATES


Associate in Science Degree

To receive an Associate in Science degree from El Camino College, a student must complete at least 60 units in degree applicable college courses which must include general education requirements and course work in an approved transfer major or associate degree program. Course work toward the degree must be completed with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.00 or higher. A minimum of 12 of the required 60 degree applicable units must be successfully completed at El Camino College. A notation of “Graduation with Honors” is earned with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher. Students must file an intent to graduate in the evaluations area located in the Admissions Office by the deadline date published in the schedule of classes.

At least 50% of the major requirements for the Associate in Science Degree must be completed at El Camino College.

Complete the following: 

Architecture 100 An Orientation to Architecture

(1 unit )

Architecture 104 History of Western Architecture

(3 units)

Architecture 120abcd* Computer Aided Architectural Drafting

(3 units)

Architecture 150A Architectural Drafting I

(3 units)

Architecture 150B Architectural Drafting II

(3 units)

Architecture 170 Architectural Graphic Techniques

(3 units)

Architecture 171 Architectural Three-Dimensional Illustration

(3 units)

Architecture 199abcd* Architectural Design Studio

(4 units)

 
* one semester of

 Plus 4 courses from the following:

Architecture 121abcd* Advanced Architectural AutoCAD

(3 units)

Architecture 125abcd* Three-Dimensional Architectural Computer Aided Design

(3 units)

Architecture 158 Structures Analysis - Timber

(3 units)

Architecture 172 Architectural Color Rendering Techniques

(3 units)

Architecture 180abcd Design/Build Studio

(4 units)

* one semester of

Total Units: 35-36


Certificate of Achievement

El Camino College offers a variety of certificate programs. A Certificate of Achievement is recorded on a student's transcript. A Certificate of Accomplishment is not recorded on the transcript. Each of the programs requires completion of courses in a particular field. Unlike degree programs, courses outside the field are not generally required.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 2.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with High Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.5 grade point average or above.


A Certificate of Achievement will be granted upon completion of the certificate's core requirements and the general requirements. At least 50% of the requirements for the Certificate of Achievement must be completed at El Camino College.

Core Requirements:

Architecture 100 An Orientation to Architecture

(1 unit )

Architecture 104 History of Western Architecture

(3 units)

Architecture 120abcd* Computer Aided Architectural Drafting

(3 units)

Architecture 150A Architectural Drafting I

(3 units)

Architecture 150B Architectural Drafting II

(3 units)

Architecture 170 Architectural Graphic Techniques

(3 units)

Architecture 171 Architectural Three-Dimensional Illustration

(3 units)

Architecture 199abcd* Architectural Design Studio

(4 units)

 
* one semester of

 General Requirements: 

English A or qualifying score for English 1A on English Placement Test

(3-4 units)

Total Units: 35-39

Preparation for the Transfer Major

For information on specific university major requirements, please obtain a transfer curriculum guide sheet in the Counseling Services Center, consult with your counselor, or visit the Transfer Center. You may use the transfer major requirements to help you fulfill your associate degree requirements.

 Last Published 3/27/15