Architecture and Construction

COME AND SEE THE PROJECTS BEING BUILT BY STUDENTS

Principles of Construction

Principles of Construction

Principles of Construction is intended to provide an introduction and lay a solid foundation for those students entering the construction or craft skilled areas. The course provides a strong knowledge of construction safety, construction mathematics, and common hand and power tools. For safety and liability considerations, limiting course enrollment to 15 students is recommended. This course also provides communication and occupation skills to assist the student in obtaining and maintaining employment.

Construction Management I & II

In Construction Management I, students will gain knowledge and skills needed to enter the workforce as apprentice carpenters or building maintenance supervisors' assistants or to build a foundation toward a postsecondary degree in architecture, construction science, drafting, or engineering. Construction Management I include the knowledge of design techniques and tools related to the management of architectural and engineering projects.


In Construction Management II, students will gain knowledge and skills needed to enter the workforce as apprentice carpenters or building maintenance supervisors' assistants or to build a foundation toward a postsecondary degree in architecture, construction science, drafting, or engineering. Construction Management II includes knowledge of the design, techniques, and tools related to the management of architectural and engineering projects.

Practicum in Construction Management

Practicum in Construction Management is an occupationally specific course designed to provide classroom technical instruction or on-the-job training experiences. Safety and career opportunities are included in addition to work ethics and job-related study in the classroom.

5 Drawer Dresser Competition

Monday, Feb. 11th, 8:30am to Friday, Feb. 15th, 10:30am

Uvalde High School Library

Come to the Uvalde High School Library.

Our students will be showcasing their 5 drawer dressers built in our class. The dressers will be judged and voted for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place by staff. We hope to have the dressers on display for 2-3 days for voting. The 11th through the 15th of February Dressers will be on display. The 15th is results day and the winners will be announced. The students are willing to sell the projects and are open for offers.