Course descriptions for Construction, Architecture, and Project Lead the Way. 

Available courses

Construction 1

Students will prepare for employment or continued education in the occupations of Carpentry, Electrical Wiring, Masonry, or Plumbing. The course includes the fundamentals of safety, tools, math, basic carpentry, electrical, HVAC, plumbing, and materials estimation for a Ranch style house. The major…

Construction 2

Students will prepare for employment or continued education in the occupations of Carpentry, Electrical Wiring, Masonry, or Plumbing. The course includes the fundamentals of safety, tools, math, basic carpentry, electrical wiring and sizing, HVAC sizing, plumbing supply and drain sizing, and materi…

Architecture

Students will study the design processes and documentation of schematics for residential and commercial building projects. Students will be introduced to many of the varied factors involved in building design including building components and systems, technical drawings, structural design, site des…

PLTW Civil Engineering and Architecture

Students will study the design and construction of residential and commercial building projects. The course includes an introduction to many of the varied factors involved in building design and construction including building components and systems, structural design, stormwater management, site d…

PLTW Introduction to Engineering Design

Students will study the design protocols and processes used to develop and innovate products. The course includes an introduction to the factors involved in engineering design, schematic creation, 3D modeling and rendering, design elements and principles, and material properties.  The major fo…

PLTW Principles of Engineering

Students will study the basic principles and disciplines of engineering. The course exposes students to some of the major concepts that they will encounter in a post secondary engineering course of study. Students have an opportunity to investigate engineering and high-tech careers. The course incl…