Lesson 2: Plat Map



Students will learn how to draw a plat map from a parcel description written in metes and bounds. Students will draw the plat map using a 2D CAD software. Students will print this plat map for submission to a client.

Lesson Time

7 Days
1 day =
60 Minutes

Industries / Subjects / Grades

Industries / Pathways
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    • Architectural Design
    • Engineering Design
    • Environmental Engineering
    • Engineering Technology
Grade Levels
  • 11

Standards and Objectives


California English Common Core Standards (1)
California's 2008 CTE Standards (3)

Related Instructional Objectives (SWBAT...)

  • Student will learn about "metes and bounds" as used in describing a parcel of land.
  • Students will be able to utilize a CAD program to draw a plat map of a parcel.
  • Student will be able to print a plat map to be submitted to a client.

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