Architecture and Construction
Architecture and Construction career fields include thecreative and detailed drafting of architectural designs with a focus on anenvironmentally friendly outcome. Students learn how to create architecturaldesigns using board methods prior to learning the same methods using the AutoCAD computer program. For the more active and outdoor-oriented student, theconstruction fields that include the execution of blueprints into a finishedproject or home becomes the focus. Students entering into these fields must beable to ensure well and do math functions with relative ease. Student organizations for this area include Technology Student Association (TSA) or Skills USA, which provide opportunities for leadership development andcompetitions to enhance the learning experience.