The purpose of this course is to provide basic instruction in preparing architectural working drawings for design and construction principles and methods. It is intended to help the student develop the necessary technical skills which will enable them to communicate and express their architectural ideas in an understanding, efficient and accurate manner.
Draw common single view architectural drawings using manual drafting tools and techniques.
Accurately layout and measure sizes and locations
Produce basic single view architectural drawing including floor plans, basic wall sections and elevations.
Demonstrate basic manual drafting skills.
Create basic architectural drawings including floor plans, wall sections, and elevations.
Use an architect scale
Lay out interior and exterior walls correctly
Create floor plan
Create wall sections
Create Site Plan
Draw single view Architectural drawings using basic AutoCAD
Demonstrate basic CAD skills
Create building elevations
Use skills from previous quarters to build a project.