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Architecture Courses


The following are the courses for Fall 2021 and Winter 2022



Please note that courses start Sept 7th. Last day to drop a course and remain in good academic standing is TBA (no refund). Last day of classes is TBA. Exam period is TBA.

Course Status
Instructor Date/Time

AR8101 Studio in Critical Practice

Core (1st Yr) Paul Floerke and Carlo Parente

Mo and Thu

9:00am - 12:00pm, 2:00pm - 5:00pm


AR8102 Seminar in Critical Practice

Core (1st Yr) Marco Polo Fr: 10:00am - 1:00pm

AR8106 Current Topics in Architectural Praxis

Core (2nd Yr)

Leila Farah and

Celeste Alvaro

We: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

AR8109 Contemporary Architectural Theory

Core (1st Yr) Colin Ripley We: 1:00pm - 4:00pm

AR8201 Advanced Construction Case Studies

Elective Ed Wojs We: 8:00am - 11:00am

AR8214 Heritage Conservation Theory and Practice

Elective Joey Giamo Tu: 8:00am-11:00am

AR8219 The Small Building

Elective Baruch Zone We: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

AR8221 Architectural Representation

Elective Albert Smith Tu: 11:00am - 2:00pm


Classes start Jan 15th. 

Course Status
Instructor Date/Time

AR8103 Studio in Collaborative Practice

Core Cheryl Atkinson and Carol Philips

Mo: 9:00am to 12:00pm,  2:00pm-5:00pm
Th: 9:00am to 12:00pm, 2:00pm to 5:00pm

AR8104 Seminar in Contemporary and Future Practice

Core Yew-Thong Leong
Ivan Martinovic
Fan Zhang

Fr: 2:00pm to 5:00pm

AR8110 Thesis and Design Research

Core John Cirka We: 12:00pm to 3:00pm

AR8205 The Architecture of Urban Housing

Elective Allison Evans Mo: 6:30pm to 9:30pm

AR8225 Globalisation and Construction

Elective Paul Poh We: 8:00am to 11:00am

AR8203 Architectural Writing

Elective Elsa Lam Tu 9:00am to 12:00pm

To Be Decided

Course Status
Instructor Date/Time



Disclaimer: Above times/days are subject to change. Course space availability cannot be guaranteed upon registration.


  1. Open enrollment for Winter 2022 starts December 3rd 2021 .  All significant dates and deadlines can be found on the Yeates School of Graduate Studies website.
  2. For registration in any non-CE (Continuing Education) Ryerson graduate course, a PDF filecourse substitution form must be completed and submitted to the graduate program administrator. Depending on the program, registration permission must be granted by the hosting program’s program director and/or the course instructor.

Full Course Listing

Descriptions for each of the following courses, as well as a full program curriculum, can be found on Ryerson's Yeates School of Graduate Studies Architecture webpage.

  • AR8201 Advanced Construction Case Studies
  • AR8202 Architectural Theory Since 1968
  • AR8203 Architectural Writing
  • AR8204 Architecture in Public Policy
  • AR8205 The Architecture of Urban Housing
  • AR8206 Canadian Architecture Since 1945
  • AR8207 Contemporary Theories of Urbanism
  • AR8208 Creating Space Simulation
  • AR8209 Advanced Design Methods
  • AR8210 Digital Tools
  • AR8211 Ecology
  • AR8212 Fire Safety in the Built Environment
  • AR8213 Glass in Architecture
  • AR8214 Heritage Conservation Theory and Practice
  • AR8215 How Buildings Work
  • AR8216 Landscape and Ecological Design
  • AR8217 Landscape Design, Theory, and Application
  • AR8218 Performance Modeling
  • AR8219 The Small Building
  • AR8220 Sustainable Ratings Systems
  • AR8221 Architectural Representation
  • AR8222 Sustainable Housing Design
  • AR8223 Building Management System
  • AR8224 Designing the Productive City
  • AR8225 Globalization and Construction
  • AR8226 Directed Studies in Canadian Construction
  • AR8227 Minimal Housing
  • AR8228 Research Seminar: Global Communities
  • AR8229 Research Seminar: Emerging Technologies
  • AR8230 Research Seminar: Sustainable Design