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Construction Design and Management

Program Description
This program is a six course CTE Program of Study. Students will develop an understanding of the built world through the design and construction process. Each course uses a project-based learning approach to advance students’ understanding of the design-build-maintain process. Advanced architectural drafting and design skills are developed through lab-based instruction using Autodesk software tools (AutoCAD and Revit Architecture). Throughout the program, students will develop a portfolio to demonstrate knowledge of each phase of the design and construction management process.

Available Certifications  Available College Credits
Autodesk: AutoCAD Certification
Autodesk: Revit Certification

Morgan State University (3 credits)


Course Sequence
Computer Assisted Drafting and Design (CADD)
Revit: 3-D Architectural Drafting
Introduction to Construction Design and Management
Principles of Construction Design
Advanced Design and 3-D Modeling
Advanced Construction Management
Advanced Construction Application and Certification

Sample High School Schedule

   9th Grade  10th Grade  11th Grade  12th Grade
 1 Computer Assisted Drafting & Design (CADD) Introduction to Construction Design & Management  Principles of Construction Design Advanced Construction Management
 2 Health/Fitness For Life Requirement Revit: 3-D Architectural Drafting Advance Design and 3-D Modeling Advanced Construction Application and Certification
 3 Fine Arts Requirement  Financial Literacy  Elective Elective
 4 Science Requirement Science Requirement  Science Requirement Elective
 5 History Requirement History Requirement  History Requirement Elective
 6 English Requirement English Requirement  English Requirement English Requirement
 7 Math Requirement Math Requirement  Math Requirement Math Requirement
 8 Technology Education Requirement Elective Elective Elective

  *Note: The schedule above is a sample only. Students should always review course selections with school counselors and refer to the current Charles County Public Schools High School Program of Studies.*

High Schools that Offer the Program
North Point High School- Students apply in 8th grade