Crutcher Studio Architects



Architecture 4HS

Exploration Program
Spring 2011


This program is designed to introduce high school students to careers in the Architecture, Design and Creative Industries. Students will engage in a real world architectural design problem and utilize the current technological tools used by industry to develop high demand, high wage, 21st Century Skills. 

The program will support and reinforce the math, language, history, problem solving and other academic skills that students are currently learning.

Students will meet and have an opportunity to interact with Architecture college students and real design professionals.


Lawrence Technological University UTLC

Session Topics per week:

1) INTRODUCTION - Program Goals Expectations
2) Introduce the Design problem / Develop Teams
3) Programming and Schematic Design
4) Materials & Methods of Construction
5) Drawing the Elevation
6) Writing a Design Narrative- Writing about your design Ideas
7) The Perspective- Showing what matters Presentation in Graphics
8) Developing Final Presentation- Power Point/ Display Board/ Narrative
9) Developing Final Presentation- Power Point/ Display Board/ Narrative
10) Culminating Activity Projects displayed/ Judged

Application Deadline: (January 2011)

Students must:
Have a minimum 3.0 GPA
(students with a 2.8 may be considered if they have outstanding recommendations and are showing academic improvement)
Have a good attendance record
A completed application, educator recommendation

Fee $50 per student


Kenneth Crutcher, M Arch, CDT, RA

David Robinson NBCT, Engineer/Certified CAD teacher

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