[2014] Reece Przybylski: Architect

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[2014] Reece Przybylski: Architect

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EducationMany architects earn their professional degree through a 5-year bachelor of architecture degree program. Many also earn a Master's degree in architecture (1-5 years depending on the student's previous traning). Architectural history and theory, building and dsign with an emphasison computeradied design and drafting (ADD), structures, technology, construction methods, professional practices, math, phsical sciences, and liberal arts. These are the classes you will need to take in order to become an architect.

Work EnviromentArchitects spend much of their time in offices, where they meet clients, develop reports, drawings, and work with other architects and engineers. They also visit many construction sites to see how the structure looks. Some architects even work in their own home.

What do architects do?A lot of architects typically meet with clients to determine objectives and requirments for structures. Another thing architeccts do is prepare scaled drawings with saoftware including by hand. being an architect also includes preparing contract documents for building contractors. They also manage construction contractors and check up on the work site.to see if things are going as planned. Architects also prepare structure specifications. They also prepare drawings and documents.

Duties1. Seek new work by marketing and giving ptions.2. Prepare structure specifications3. Prepare contract documents for building contractors

Important Qualities1. Analytic skills 2. Communication skills3. Creativity4. Organizational skills5. Technical skills6. Visualization skills

PayMedian pay as of May 2012: $73,090


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