ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION
PLTW - Civil Engineering and Architecture
Grades 11- 12 (both semesters required)
Weighted Dual Credit - Ivy Tech
Prerequisites: C or better Introduction to Engineering Design (IED) 1-2 and C or better in Principles of Engineering (POE) 1-2 or concurrent enrollment in Principles of Engineering (POE) 1-2 or Department Chair recommendation
Do you ever think about why buildings are designed the way they are? Have you ever wondered how it was constructed? Civil Engineering and Architecture (CEA) 1-2 is a one hour course that introduces students to the interdependent fields of civil engineering, structural engineering and architecture. This is a course students will want to enroll in if they are interested in residential architecture, urban planning, historical preservation, community planning and light commercial development. Students who take this course will have the opportunity to earn dual college credits from various post-secondary schools.