Thursday – August 22, 2019
Downtown Milwaukee Campus
This program prepares students for work in fields related to architecture and construction. Students are introduced to architectural drafting through sketching techniques, and then receive extensive training in computer-aided drafting and Building Information Modeling (BIM) using AutoCAD and Revit (BIM) software. Construction materials and methods, building codes, and mechanical and environmental systems also are studied.
Career Outlook: Architectural technicians are in demand. They work with architects, engineers, contractors and building material suppliers. Job duties may include basic drafting, detailing, building information modeling, estimating, technical report writing and field inspection.
Career Pathway: This program features exploratory courses that count toward a credential. Contact an MATC advisor for information.
Program Code: 10-614-1
Start Date: August
Special Admission Requirements: One year of high school-level algebra and geometry.
Career Cluster: Architecture & Construction
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