Date of Award
Master of Science (MS)
STEM and Professional Studies
Ritz, John M.
The following questions guided this research design: 1. Determine the use of traditional and computer aided drafting tools and skills in architectural and engineering firms; 2. Determine whether architects and engineers feel that it is important to continue to teach traditional drafting skills in high school technology education classes; 3. Determine whether architects and engineers feel that it is important to teach CAD skills in high school technology education classes; 4. Determine what type(s) of CAD programs are currently in use in architectural and engineering firms.
Peters, James M., "A Survey of Architects and Engineers in the State of Virginia to Determine if Traditional Drafting Skills Should Continue to be Taught in Virginia's High Schools" (1997). OTS Master's Level Projects & Papers. 316.