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Course Descriptions


CAD 101: Introduction to AutoCAD

Prerequisite(s):
- There are no formal prerequisites or placement testing requirements for this course

Introduction to AutoCAD provides an overview of AutoCAD software use. You will learn basic AutoCAD commands and techniques for mechanical, architectural, and other applications. 3 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

CAD 110: CAD Software Applications

Prerequisite(s):
-Completion of or concurrent enrollment in CAD 101
(no placement testing required)

CAD Software Applications covers the basic use of a variety of software packages such as AutoCAD Revit, Google Sketchup, and/or other packages as the industry dictates. You will learn about the 3D coordinate system, element constraints, advanced template design, interaction between CAD programs, basic 3D drawings, assembly drawings, and creation of presentations and animations. 3 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

CAD 235: CAD for Construction

Prerequisite(s):
-Completion of CAD 101, or concurrent enrollment in, CAD 101
(no placement testing required)

CAD for Construction introduces the principles and practices used in the construction industry to create working drawings for residential and commercial construction projects. You will learn how to use the most current software tools to create plans to the latest building codes and standards; development of sketching and problem solving techniques will be emphasized. 3 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

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