These courses prepare the student to make meaningful career decisions in choosing to pursue postsecondary education in a technical school or college in the area of engineering. Students who are in Engineering/Technology classes may further develop their skills through participation in the Technology Student Association (TSA), a student organization.
Introduction to Drafting and Design
This foundational course prepares students for pursuit of any career in the field of construction. The course provides the basic knowledge to function safely on or around a construction site and in industry in general. Students will have the option for an Industry Certification in the Construction Core.
Architecture, Drawing and Design I
Prerequisite – Introduction to Drafting and Design
This course introduces students to the basic terminology, concepts, and principles of architectural design. Emphasis is placed on house designs, floor plans, roof designs, elevations (interior and exterior), schedules, and foundations. Successful students are prepared to take the Drafter Certification Examination from the ADDA.
Architecture, Drawing and Design II
Prerequisite - Architecture, Drawing and Design I
This course builds on the skills developed in Architecture, Drawing, and Design I. Emphasis is placed on schedules, plumbing, heating and air, graphic presentations, plot/site plans, specifications, and building estimations.
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- Architectural Engineer
- Building Contractor
- Civil Engineer
- Industrial Designer
- Urban Planner
- City Manager
- Construction Manager/Worker
- Facilities Manager
- Industrial Engineer
- Landscape Architect