Ideal for college-bound students or anyone thinking about making a career change
Careers in Architecture offers all the information career seekers need to explore and choose a profession and then narrow it down to a job that suits them. The book provides an overview of architecture, outlines job options, and shows how to plan and prepare for a career.
Blythe Camenson is a full-time writer with more than four dozen books to her credit, most on the subject of various careers. She is also coauthor of Your Novel Proposal: From Creation to Contract and director of Fiction Writer's Connection, a membership organization for new writers.
Architecture is one of the oldest career choices known to us and is a field in which your work can last more than a lifetime. The buildings and structures that surround us in our everyday lives tell the tales of our culture and values for generations to come. Perhaps you want to leave your own mark on our ever-changing landscape!
In Careers in Architecture, you will find out about the variety of jobs within the architecture field—residential, commercial, and institutional architecture; historic preservation; landscape architecture; engineering; urban and regional planning; and more.
Up-to-date salary statistics and descriptions of the work culture will give you a comprehensive look at what to expect on the job. Careers in Architecture also includes advice on where and how to fulfill educational requirements as well as professional organizations for further information—everything you need to enter the exciting field of architecture!