Architecture: Building Technology


The Stackable Graduate Certificate in Architecture: Building Technology is designed for students interested in the role of building technology within the design process. Students who pursue this certificate will focus on systems integration, structural design, construction materials and processes, and issues of sustainable design.

The stackable graduate certificate is open to any UT Austin degree-seeking graduate student and requires three classes (nine credit hours).


  • ONLY the ARC graduate sections of the courses listed below may fulfill the Stackable Graduate Certificate requirements.
  • Please do not register for a cross-listing in another discipline or an undergraduate section. It is not possible to count any other section toward this Stackable Graduate Certificate. 

Contact the Graduate Program Coordinator with any course registration questions or for more information. 


ARC 385S Structures II
ARC 386M 9 Designing the Way We Build
ARC 386M 21 Timber Technologies
ARC 388R 7 History of Building Technology
ARC 388R 19 Design Logics: Projection and Proportion in Architecture
*Approved ARC 385T Topics in Building Construction and Conservation course
*Approved ARC 386M Topics in Architectural Theory course
*Approved ARC 388R Topics in the History of Architecture and Historic Preservation course

*In a rare exception, the Graduate Certificate Program Faculty Contact may approve a course related to the certificate topic that is not on this list.