Construction & Design

Pathway Information

  • Employees in construction literally build our future! These are the people who build and remodel houses, apartments, industrial buildings, warehouses, office buildings, churches, schools and recreational facilities. This pathway also includes the builders of highways, streets, bridges, tunnels and airports as well as power plants, chemical plants, refineries and mills.

  • Sequence of Courses

    Pathway Course ID Course Title Level Credit
    Construction and Design 7470 Introduction to Industrial Technology Level 1: Introductory 0.5
    Construction and Design 7033, 7034 Residential Carpentry 1A and 1B Level 2: Technical 1
    Construction and Design 7511, 7512 Cabinetmaking & Furniture Design 1A and 1B (Heights and Northwest Only) Level 2: Technical 1
    Construction and Design 7058 Skilled Mechanical Crafts (South Only) Level 2: Technical 0.5
    Construction and Design 7546 Remodeling & Building Maintenance Level 3: Application 0.5
    Construction and Design 7035, 7036 Residential Carpentry 2A and 2B (East and South Only) Level 3: Application 1
    Construction and Design 7521, 7522 Cabinetmaking & Furniture Design 2A and 2B (Heights and Northwest Only) Level 3: Application 1
    Construction and Design 7039, 7040 Advanced Materials Technology (Heights Only) Level 3: Application 1
    Construction and Design 7455 Plumbing Technology (South Only) Level 3: Application 0.5
    Construction and Design 7049, 7050 Sheet Metal & HVACR (South Only) Level 3: Application 1

     

    Courses offered may vary between schools.  To be considered a CTE Completer in the pathway, students must complete 3.0 credits within the course sequence, achieve 80% or greater competency on the course standards or industry proficiency exam, and graduate high school in four years.  At least 2.0 of the required 3.0 required credits must be a combination of technical and application level courses.

     

Career Opportunities

    • General Contractor

    • Project Manager

    • HVAC Mechanic

    • Electrician

    • Building Inspector

    • Carpenter

    • Construction Engineer

    • Cost Estimator