Students in Architecture

Course Description

This course is designed to prepare students for entry-level architectural drafting positions or advanced studies.  Students use current industry AutoCad (2D Computer Aided Drafting), Revit (Building Information Modeling), and SketchUp (Surface Modeling) to design homes and create construction documents, presentation drawings and models.

Program LengthProgram TimesHigh School Credits
Four SemestersAM: 8:20-10:50
PM: 1:15-3:50
15 Elective Credits
College Credit
Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3Semester 4

AEC 1100

Intro to Design Theory (3 credits)

CAD 1110


(3 credits)

AEC 1220

Architectural Drawing (4 credits)

CAD 2220

Revit Architecture

(3 credits)

CAD 2204

at CCD – AutoCAD Architecture

CEC Architecture & AutoDesk CAD Certification

Or Internship

Capstone Completion

Capstone completion can be achieved in 4 semesters (either completion of all college coursework or pass industry certification).

Industry Certifications
Related Careers
  • Solar Installer
  • Project Manager
  • Urban Planner
  • Landscape Designer
  • Green Building Design
Architecture Faculty
Name Title Department Email
Margarita Gonzalez Teacher Architecture

Students at other schools, talk to your school counselor about attending CEC part-time for career classes or our CEC Part-time Counselor, Zachary Williams.