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The Department of Architecture continues a long tradition of individualized instruction, offering both degree-granting and non-degree granting programs at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. Its five basic discipline areas are:

Other opportunities for study within the department are available through the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture.

The department's setting within MIT permits particular depth in such technical areas as computation, new modes of design and production, materials, structure and energy, as well as in the arts, humanities and social studies.