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  Jan 17, 2018
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog

Architectural Technology, AAS - CIP Code: 15.0101


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A 40 10 0

Contact: (336) 334-4822, ext. 53023

These curriculums are designed to prepare individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to the fields of architecture, construction, construction management, and other associated professions.

Course work includes instruction in sustainable building and design, print reading, building codes, estimating, construction materials and methods, and other topics related to design and construction occupations.

Graduates of this pathway should qualify for entry-level jobs in architectural, engineering, construction and trades professions as well as positions in industry and government.

A program that prepares individuals to assist architects, engineers, and construction professionals in developing plans and related documentation for residential and commercial projects in both the private and public sectors. Includes instruction in architectural drafting, computer-assisted drafting, construction materials and methods, environmental systems, codes and standards, structural principles, cost estimation, planning, graphics, and presentation.

Program Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of the Architectural Technology program, the graduate should be able to:

  • Demonstrate professional behavior
  • Communicate graphically using hand sketches, AutoCAD, Revit, and Sketchup
  • Select appropriate construction materials and methods of construction
  • Plan, organize, and create to industry standards simplified working drawings for residential and light commercial buildings

Total Credits: 15


Total Credits: 15


Summer Semester I


Total Credits: 6


Fall Semester II


Total Credits: 16


Spring Semester II


Total Credits: 15-18


Total credit hours required for degree: 67-70


Electives


1. Architectural Technology Technical Electives


Choose 1 course from:

3. Humanities/Fine Arts Electives


4. Social/Behavioral Science Electives


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