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  Oct 17, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook

Drafting Technology, AAS


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DT13

Program Description

The Drafting Technology degree prepares students for employment in a variety of positions in the drafting field. 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 to retrain in drafting. Graduates of the program receive an associate of applied science degree. (Program Length: Approximately 4 Semesters minimum)

View the Drafting Technology AAS Degree Program Fact Sheet for additional information.

Note: Students must verify degree level proficiency in math before program admission.

Employment Opportunities

CAD operator, drafter, detailer, equipment and supplies salesperson, reproduction technician

Curriculum


Essential General Education Core Courses (15 Credits)


Area I - Language Arts/Communication


Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences


(Choose ONE of the following)

Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics


(Successful completion of MATH 1111  is required)

Choose ONE of the following

Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts


(Choose ONE of the Following)

Essential Technical Courses (10 Credits)


Concentrations


(Completion of ONE concentration is required for graduation)

Mechanical Drafting Concentration (37 Credits)


8MD3

Suggested First Semester classes:

Architectural Drafting Concentration (37 Credits)


8AD3

Total Hours: 62


Suggested First Semester classes:


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