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Program Description

The Engineering Graphics Associate of Applied Science degree and Drafting diploma programs prepares students for employment in a variety of positions in the engineering graphics field, such as drafter or CAD operator based on the specialization area a student chooses to complete. The program provides learning opportunities which introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and technical knowledge, skills and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Additionally, the program provides opportunities to upgrade present knowledge and skills or retrain in drafting practices and software.

 
Degrees
Engineering Graphics Degree (60 hrs)
core courses
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric
3
MATH 1111 College Algebra
3
Select courses from list below for min of 3 cr:
PSYC 1101 Introductory Psychology
(3)
SOCI 1101 Introduction to Sociology
(3)
ECON 1101 Principles of Economics
(3)
Select courses from list below for min of 3 cr:
ENGL 1102 Literature and Composition
(3)
HUMN 1101 Introduction to Humanities
(3)
ARTS 1101 Art Appreciation
(3)
Program specific requirements
MATH 1112 CollegeTrigonometry
3
MATH 1113 Precalculus
3
Occupational Courses
DFTG 1101 CAD Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1103 Technical Drawing I
4
Mechanical Drafting
Specialization Courses
DFTG 1105 3D Mechanical Modeling
4
DFTG 1107 Advanced Dimensioning/Sectional Views
3
DFTG 1109 Auxiliary Views/Surface Development
4
DFTG 1111 Fasteners
4
DFTG 1113 Assembly Drawings
4
Choose minimum of 17 credits from the following courses
DFTG 2010 Engineering Graphics
(4)
DFTG 2110 Blueprint Reading Tech Draw 1
(2)
DFTG 2300 Drafting Tech Practicum 3
(3)
DFTG 2400 Drafting Tech Practicum 4
(4)
DFTG 2500 Drafting Tech Exit Review
(3)
DFTG 2600 Drafting Tech Practicum 6
(6)
DFTG 2020 Visualization & Graphics
(3)
DFTG 2030 Advanced 3D Modeling Architectural
(4)
DFTG 2040 Advanced 3D Modeling Mech
(4)
DFTG 2120 Print Reading for Architecture
(3)
DFTG 2130 Manual Drafting Fundamentals
(2)
DFTG 2210 Blueprint Reading for Techical Drawing II
(2)
Architectural Drafting
Specialization Courses
DFTG 1125 Architectural Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1127 Architectural 3D Modeling
4
DFTG 1129 Residential Drawing I
4
DFTG 1131 Residential Drawing II
4
DFTG 1133 Commercial Drawing I
4
Choose minimum of 17 credits from the following courses
DFTG 2010 Engineering Graphics
(4)
DFTG 1101 CAD Fundamentals
(4)
DFTG 2300 Drafting Tech Practicum 3
(3)
DFTG 2400 Drafting Tech Practicum 4
(4)
DFTG 2500 Drafting Tech Exit Review
(3)
DFTG 2600 Drafting Tech Practicum 6
(6)
DFTG 2020 Visualization & Graphics
(3)
DFTG 2030 Advanced 3D Modeling Architectural
(4)
DFTG 2040 Advanced 3D Modeling Mech
(4)
DFTG 2120 Print Reading for Architecture
(3)
DFTG 2130 Manual Drafting Fundamentals
(2)
DFTG 2210 Blueprint Reading for Techical Drawing II
(2)
Civil Drafting
Specialization Courses
DRFT 2000 Public Works Infrastructure
3
DRFT 2005 Plan Reading
3
DRFT 2010 Construction Materials 4
DRFT 2020 Construction Materials & Cost Estimating 3
DRFT 2040 Highway Design 3
DRFT 2050 Surveying I 2
DRFT 2030 Project Management 3
DRFT 2060 Route Location and Design 5
DRFT 2070 Civil Tech Internship 3
Choose minimum of 8 credits from the following courses


Diplomas
Drafting Diploma (46 hrs)
core courses
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I
3
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development
2
Choose one of the following MATH courses
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics
3
MATH 1013 Algebraic Concepts 3
Occupational Courses
DFTG 1101 CAD Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1103 Technical Drawing I
4
Choose one of the following MATH courses
DFTG 1015 Practical Geometry and Trigonometry for Drafting Technology
(3)
MATH 1015 Geometry and Trigonometry
(3)
MCHT 1013 Machine Tool Math
(3)
Architectural Drafting
Specialization Courses
DFTG 1125 Architectural Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1127 Architectural 3D Modeling
4
DFTG 1129 Residential Drawing I
4
DFTG 1131 Residential Drawing II
4
DFTG 1133 Commercial Drawing I
4
XXXX xxxx Guided Elective (4)
Mechanical Drafting
Specialization Courses
DFTG 1105 3D Mechanical Modeling
4
DFTG 1107 Advanced Dimensioning/Sectional Views
3
DFTG 1109 Auxiliary Views/Surface Development
4
DFTG 1111 Fasteners
4
DFTG 1113 Assembly Drawings
4
XXXX xxxx Guided Elective (4)
Civil Technology
Specialization Courses
DRFT 2000 Public Works Infrastructure
3
DRFT 2005 Plan Reading
3
DRFT 2010 Construction Materials
4
DRFT 2020 Construction Materials and Cost Estimating
3
DRFT 2040 Highway Design
3
DRFT 2050 Surveying I
2
DRFT 2030 Project Management
3
DRFT 2060 Route Location and Design
5
DRFT 2070 Civil Tech Internship 3


TCCs
AutoCAD Refresher: AR11
DFTG 1101 CAD Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1103 Multiview/Basic Dimensioning
4
DFTG 1105 3D Mechanical Modeling
4
3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping: 3PA1
DFTG 1101 CAD Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1103 Multiview/Basic Dimensioning
4
DFTG 1150 Introduction to 3D Printing 3
DFTG 1170 Rapid Prototyping 3
DFTG 1175 Advanced Rapid Prototyping 3
Select one of the following two courses
DFTG 1105 3D Mechanical Modeling
4
DFTG 1127 Architectural 3D Modeling
4
CAD Operator: CP41
DFTG 1101 CAD Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1103 Multiview/Basic Dimensioning
4
Choose one of the following specializations:
Mechanical Drafting
DFTG 1105 3D Mechanical Modeling
4
DFTG 1107 Advanced Dimensioning/Sectional Views
4
DFTG 1109 Technical Drawing III
4
Mechanical Drafting
DFTG 1125 Architectural Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1127 Architectural 3D Modeling
4
DFTG 1129 Residential Drawing I
4
Drafters Assistant: DA31
DFTG 1101 CAD Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1103 Multiview/Basic Dimensioning
4
XXXX xxxx Occupational Elective
(3)




*All program information subject to change without notice.

 

Program Admission Information

High school diploma or GED Required for admission.

ACCUPLACER SCORES

Min. ScoresDegreeDiploma
Sentence Skills 70 60
Reading Comp. 64 55
Arithmetic N/A 34
Algebra 57 23

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