Students will investigate all areas of home design They will produce 3-D models and develop plans for a dream house. The concepts explored will be roofing, siding, finish materials, heating systems, insulation, and laundry and bathroom equipment. These concepts will be explored through model building, Auto CAD, and Architectural Desktop. Students will build physical models and also develop plans using CAD. This course is recommended for students with a “hobby” or consumer interest in house planning, students who may enter the labor construction field upon graduation, or students intending to further their education in computer-aided drafting or in the architectural design field.