• Architects
  • Architecture and Construction
  • Architects plan and design houses, office buildings, and other structures.

    What do they typically do

    • Meet with clients to determine their goals and requirements for structures
    • Estimate the amount of required materials, equipment, and construction time
    • Prepare structure specifications
    • Direct workers who prepare drawings and documents
    • Prepare scaled drawings with computer software and by hand
    • Prepare contract documents for building contractors
    • Manage construction contracts
    • Visit worksites to ensure that construction matches the architectural plans

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