When designing a space for a client you must have an understanding of the objectives of the space. You will need to research and prepare before starting to design the space.
Read this article on Makerspaces:
Here is a link to the Stewart Media Center Makerspace that you can check out as they begin the design process.
There are links to the librarian's Instagram and Flickr accounts which show lots of pictures. Take a look at this site:
There is another site in New Milford New Jersey with a Makerspace that is another great resource for your students to check out.
Here are the links to that site:
Check out these pictures of Makerspaces:
Introduction to Architecture
This full year course for grades 10-12 is an overview of architecture.