This course introduces students to the use of simple and complex graphic tools used to communicate and understand ideas and concepts found in the areas of architecture, manufacturing, engineering, science, and mathematics (STEM). Topics include problem-solving strategies, classical representation methods such as sketching, geometric construction techniques, as well as computer assisted design (CAD), orthographic projection, and 3-D modeling. English language arts, mathematics, and science are reinforced. Work-based learning strategies appropriate for this course include apprenticeship, cooperative education, internship, and job shadowing. SkillsUSA competitive events, community service, and leadership activities provide the opportunity to apply essential standards and workplace readiness skills through authentic experiences.
Listed below are the objectives that will be covered this year. This course is a state-tested course. There are no exemptions from state tests.
- Understand Fundamental Concepts and Trends of Drafting
- Apply sketching skills and techniques (Architectural & Engineering)
- Apply CAD User Skills
Make it Worth your While!
This class is 90 minutes each day, 5 days a week, for 90 days.
Make it count for you!
Find something you like about this course and do your best
Work hard! Be Proactive! Study! Participate! Communicate! Take Responsibility!