Architecture courses are articulated with Mt. San Antonio College and can earn college credit. Articulation is based on portfolio approval by Mt Sac. All courses are year long. Students must complete three courses for academy recognition on at graduation.
Architecture I & II
10 Credits | UC/CSU: No | Grade level: 11-12
-Arch I will design and manually draw a four bedroom house, and then, if time permits, build a framing model to scale with balsa wood. Students will also gain experience in general vocational skills such as resume writing, public presentation, and other industry related activities. Arch II students will enter a national drafting competition sponsored by NAWIC, The National Association for Women in Construction. These students will be creating their drawings using the computer program AutoCad. It is advisable that students take these courses as a two period block for a full year, however, arrangements can be made to take them as a single period. All students will be enrolled through Baldy View ROP and will receive certificates for the competencies they achieve. These Architecture courses are advanced courses within the Academy of Engineering and Architecture, and similar to an AP course, these courses are articulated with local community colleges.. Senior students will apply for an academic