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Student Learning Outcomes

Discipline: Architecture Certificate: Architectural Technology Concentration Level I - L0388
Course Name Course Number Objectives
Architectural CAD and BIM ARCH 147 (VOC)
  • Students will be able to use architectural software for building virtual models for design and Design Development drawings.
  • Students will successfully plot 2D and 3D projections of virtual building model according to industry standards.
Architectural Materials and Specifications ARCH 142
  • Students will identify key elements of contract documents
  • Students will be able to describe the relationship of the various construction trades in their application of construction specifications.
  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of basic materials and methods of construction
  • Students will construct both full- and scale-models of construction assemblies.
  • Students will be able to identify the primary CSI divisions by name and correlated number
  • Students will be able to measure, cut and nail lumber of various length to frame a floor joist system
CADD and Digital Design Media Level I ARCH 121 (VOC)
  • Students will be able to utilize common software for word processing for basic report/specification writing.
  • Students will produce architectural or engineering CADD drawings to the appropriate scale using industry standard conventions
Design Drawing and Communication ARCH 141 (VOC)
  • Students will use basic architectural nomenclature related to the design of structures.
  • Students will be able to perform the various drawing standards and conventions used in architecture.
  • Students will execute orthographic and 3D drawing projections
Design I - Elements of Design ARCH 101
  • Students will complete three-dimensional drawings and physical models.
  • Students will be able to use design tools and equipment of the profession.
  • Students will be able to apply graphic principles/standards and conventions used in 2D/3D architectural design.
  • Students will apply subtractive process as a design methodology
  • Upon completion of this course, 70% of students will pass a test with a grade of C or better.
  • Visit and synthesize actual site, program and concept to produce small buildings for a specific location.
Elements of Construction Management ECT 70
  • Students will apply a CPM scheduling technique to a simple construction project.
  • Students will be able to describe the process of a building construction project from planning, design, contracting, construction to facility management.