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Civil Engineering & Architecture

Students get an overview of the fields of Civil Engineering and Architecture.

Students get an overview of the fields of Civil Engineering and Architecture, while emphasizing the interrelationship and dependence of both fields on each other.  Students use state-of-the-art software to solve real-world problems and communicate solutions to hands-on projects and activities.  CEA covers project and site planning, building design, and project documentation and presentation.  It meets the UC elective (“g”) credit requirement for admission.

Civil Engineering and Architecture provides an overview of the fields of Civil Engineering and Architecture, while emphasizing the interrelationship and dependence of both fields on each other. Students use state of the art software to solve real world problems and communicate solutions to hands-on projects and activities. This course covers topics such as project planning, site planning, building design, and project documentation and presentation.

Details

  • Industry Sector: Engineering and Architecture
  • Prerequisite: Introduction to Engineering Design, Principles of Engineering
  • Class Hours: 180
  • Work-Based Learning Hours (WBL): 0
  • Level: Capstone
  • Meets UC/CSU A-G Requirement: G - General Elective (1 year required)
  • Certifications: ROP Career Pathway Completion
  • Class Location(s): - Not Currently Offered -
  • Notes:

    Refer to O*NET Online (www.onetonline.org) for a summary report of the detailed job description for this career.

    This course integrates the California Career Technical Education Model Curriculum Standards, which are aligned to the Common Core State Standards. Instruction reinforces core skills in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and mathematics. Course instruction emphasizes career ready behaviors in communication, ethics, interpersonal/team skills, critical thinking and problem solving, safety, technology, and employability skills.