Design Technology

Associate in Science
Career/Technical (Major Code: A2572)

Designed to provide the student with a sound background in CADD and design elements related to the field of mechanical engineering. The program trains the student in use of CADD software and stresses the fundamentals of design and related topics. Design and presentation software are available to enrolled students. Additional engineering options allow students to acquire, develop, and enhance skills in areas of special interest.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Modify drawings through evaluation of written instructions.
  • Use technical documentation analyze drawings and modify to meet industry required standards.
Program Requirements
ENGR 101INTRODUCTION TO ENGINEERING CAREERS1
ENGR 110ENGINEERING DESIGN AND GRAPHICS3
ARCH 200INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN3
or CAD 220 INTRO TO CAD/CAM SYSTEMS
MATH 104TRIGONOMETRY3
ARCH 205ADVANCED ARCHITECTURAL CAD3
or CAD 222 CAD MECHANICAL DESIGN I
Electives
Select 6 units of the following:6
CAD DETAILING AND DIMENSIONING
CAD MECHANICAL DESIGN II
SOLID MODELING II
TECHNICAL COMPUTER IMAGING AND ANIMATION I
Total Units19

To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.