• This course introduces students to architecture and civil, structural and environmental engineering. These concepts are studied through research, design project development, and assessment. Activities are structured to integrate physical and social sciences, mathematics, language and fine arts. Work-based learning strategies appropriate for this course include school-based enterprise, job shadowing, and service-learning projects. This course and TSA technical and leadership activities develop skills essential for students interested in pursuing careers in building trades, city planning, architecture, or civil engineering.