221-110-VA, Computer Applications in Architecture
This is an elementary course in the use of computer software, which has been designed for students in Architectural Technology. Students will learn the basic principles of these computer applications and the principal characteristics of computer hardware. Attention will also be given to online communication technologies. Assignments are chosen that have relevance to the field of architecture. This course is also the introduction to Computer Aided Drafting (CAD). Students will produce two-dimensional architectural drawings and will compare CAD with manual drafting.