Architectural Technology

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Architectural Technology

The Architectural Technology curriculum provides individuals with knowledge and skills that can lead to employment in the field of architecture or one of the associated professions.

Architecture students receive instruction in construction document preparation, materials and methods, environmental and structural systems, building codes and specifications, and computer applications as well as complete a design project. Optional courses may be provided to suit specific career needs.

Upon completion, graduates have career opportunities within the architectural, engineering, and construction professions as well as positions in industry and government.

Program Information

Graduates of the WCC Architectural Technology Program will: 

  • Demonstrate skill and proficiency in computer-aided drafting and design by showing technical mastery in the use of industry-relevant computer technology and software. Graduates will have the opportunity to become a certified Autodesk User.
  • Use drafting conventions including symbols, line types, line weights and dimensions styles as applicable to the design profession.
  • Understand the construction process from the transformation of an idea or need into a completed project.
  • Understand the role, duties, and responsibilities of the members of the design team, including the working relationship between technicians and professionals.
  • Describe the impact the site has on the design and construction of buildings.

Contact Information

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Daniel Triplett
Instructor - Architectural
Phone: 336-838-6406
dltriplett327@wilkescc.edu
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