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Computer-Aided Drafting Technician Certificate

COMPUTER-AIDED DRAFTING TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATE

This certificate is designed to prepare students for entrylevel work in the fields of architecture, urban planning, interior design, electronics design and manufacturing design. Computer Aided Drafting, CAD, is the primary tool used to produce and present work completed in these fields. Students completing this certificate will most likely work for a licensed architect, structural engineer, mechanical engineer or for local, state or federal governmental agencies or urban planning commissions.

REQUIRED COURSES: Units
ARCH120       Introduction to Computer Aided Drafting 4
ARCH146 HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE: RENAISSANCE TO MODERN        
3
ARCH220 Architectural Computer Aided Drafting I 4
ARCH221 Architectural Computer Aided Drafting II 4
ARCH250 Materials and Construction 4
MATH093 Plane Geometry 4
ENGL015 Preparation for College Writing 4
ART132X4 Life Drawing 3

Students are encouraged, but not required, to enroll in the following:

RECOMMENDED COURSES: Units
CS110 Fundamentals of Computer Science 3
INSPEC010B Fundamentals of Construction Inspection I: Soils 3
INSPEC011B Fundamentals of Construction Inspection II: Concrete and Asphalt 3
INSPEC012B Fundamentals of Construction Inspection III: Wood, Steel, Masonry 3
Total Units 30

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