So here's the deal. I've always had a subconscious interest in architecture that never really boiled to the surface due to the fact that the maximum extent of my drawing ability happens to be stick figures. However, I've always found the profession very interesting and consider myself to be a creatively-oriented person (as in, I prefer hands-on/creative projects over writing research papers any day).
I'm currently a rising high school senior and have devoted much of my interest/passion towards politics/IR. I still love politics/IR a lot, but I'm not sure whether I will in 20 years.
I understand that I've missed everything to do with portfolios and architecture applications.
Therefore, I was considering double majoring in political science and architectural studies. I've looked at several course curriculums at colleges and no application is required for AS majors. However, I have never taken a drawing/art class, I have no formal experience whatsoever in anything related to architecture, and frankly, some people might think I'm crazy.
How would this play out with someone taking their first studio classes and actually going through with the major? If I somehow manage to graduate with a decent GPA, I hope to go to grad school for an actual architecture degree but that's a long ways away.
So, can you still become an architect if you can only draw stick figures?
I know this may be a weird post, but I'm willing to play around with the idea as I'm not sure what exactly I want to major in yet.