Design Technology

Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: A2577)

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Organize and print different types of views used in mechanical design.
  • Evaluate multiple mechanical drawings for correct form and fit.
  • Evaluate and analyze mechanical drawings for errors.

Gainful Employment

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Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.

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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