This work, tied with the research line Education of Architecture, has as objective to reflect on the use of the computer in the education of architecture design in Brazil from the literature review of articles related to the subject published by Brazilian authors in the annals of the seminars SIGraDI and PROJETAR, in the period from 2000 to 2006. The analysis focuses on two issues: (a) the theoretical foundations and practices related to the processes and ways of rapprochement between the computer and the teaching of design, (b) the use of terminology and concepts related to the theme,