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Drafting Technology

Program Description

The Drafting Technology Associate of Applied Science degree and diploma programs prepare students for employment in a variety of positions in the drafting field, such as drafter, CAD operator or Civil Tech based on the specialization area a student chooses to complete. 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 retrain in drafting practices and software. 


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Drafting Degree (96 hrs)
core courses
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric
3
Select courses from list below for min of 3 cr:
PSYC 1101 Introductory Psychology
(3)
SOCI 1101 Introduction to Sociology
(3)
ECON 1101 Principles of Economics
(3)
MATH 1111 College Algebra
3
Select courses from list below for min of 3 cr:
ENGL 1102 Literature and Composition
(3)
HUMN 1101 Introduction to Humanities
(3)
ARTS 1101 Art Appreciation
(3)
Choose one of the following two courses
MATH 1112 CollegeTrigonometry
(3)
MATH 1113 Precalculus
(3)
DFTG 1101 CAD Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1103 Multiview/Basic Dimensioning
4
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
Completion of one of three specialization areas required. See your advisor for a tracking sheet with course selections for each area.
 
Mechanical Drafting
occupational courses
DFTG 1105 3D Mechanical Modeling
4
DFTG 1107 Technical Drawing II
3
DFTG 1109 Technical Drawing III
4
DFTG 1111 Technical Drawing IV
4
DFTG 1113 Technical Drawing V
4
Choose minimum of 15 credits from the following courses
DFTG 2010 Engineering Graphics
(4)
DFTG 2110 Blueprint Reading Tech Draw 1
(2)
DFTG 2300 Drafting Tech Practicum 3
(3)
DFTG 2400 Drafting Tech Practicum 4
(4)
DFTG 2500 Drafting Tech Exit Review
(3)
DFTG 2600 Drafting Tech Practicum 6
(6)
DFTG 2020 Visualization & Graphics
(3)
DFTG 2030 Advanced 3D Modeling Architectural
(4)
DFTG 2040 Advanced 3D Modeling Mech
(4)
DFTG 2120 Print Reading for Architecture
(3)
DFTG 2130 Manual Drafting Fundamentals
(2)
DFTG 2210 Blueprint Reading for Techical Drawing II
(2)
 
Architectural Drafting
occupational courses
DFTG 1125 Architectural Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1127 Architectural 3D Modeling
4
DFTG 1129 Residential Drawing I
4
DFTG 1131 Residential Drawing II
4
DFTG 1133 Commercial Drawing I
4
Choose minimum of 14 credits from the following courses
DFTG 2010 Engineering Graphics
(4)
DFTG 1101 CAD Fundamentals
(4)
DFTG 2300 Drafting Tech Practicum 3
(3)
DFTG 2400 Drafting Tech Practicum 4
(4)
DFTG 2500 Drafting Tech Exit Review
(3)
DFTG 2600 Drafting Tech Practicum 6
(6)
DFTG 2020 Visualization & Graphics
(3)
DFTG 2030 Advanced 3D Modeling Architectural
(4)
DFTG 2040 Advanced 3D Modeling Mech
(4)
DFTG 2120 Print Reading for Architecture
(3)
DFTG 2130 Manual Drafting Fundamentals
(2)
DFTG 2210 Blueprint Reading for Techical Drawing II
(2)
 


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Drafting Diploma (50 hrs)
core courses
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I
3
MATH 1013 Algebraic Concepts
3
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development
2
Choose one of the following two courses
DFTG 1015 Practical Geometry andTrigonometry for Drafting Technology
(3)
MATH 1015 Geometry and Trigonometry
(3)
DFTG 1101 CAD Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1103 Multiview/Basic Dimensioning
4
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
Completion of one of three specialization areas required.
 
Architectural Drafting
occupational courses
DFTG 1125 Architectural Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1127 Architectural 3D Modeling
4
DFTG 1129 Residential Drawing I
4
DFTG 1131 Residential Drawing II
4
DFTG 1133 Commercial Drawing I
4
Choose minimum of 8 credits from the following courses
DFTG 2010 Engineering Graphics
(4)
DFTG 2110 Blueprint Reading Tech Draw 1
(2)
DFTG 2300 Drafting Tech Practicum 3
(3)
DFTG 2400 Drafting Tech Practicum 4
(4)
DFTG 2500 Drafting Tech Exit Review
(3)
DFTG 2600 Drafting Tech Practicum 6
(6)
DFTG 2010 Engineering Graphics
(4)
 
Mechanical Drafting
occupational courses
DFTG 1105 3D Mechanical Modeling
4
DFTG 1107 Technical Drawing II
3
DFTG 1109 Technical Drawing III
4
DFTG 1111 Technical Drawing IV
4
DFTG 1111 Technical Drawing IV
4
Choose minimum of 9 credits from the following courses
DFTG 2010 Engineering Graphics
(4)
DFTG 2110 Blueprint Reading Tech Draw 1
(2)
DFTG 2300 Drafting Tech Practicum 3
(3)
DFTG 2400 Drafting Tech Practicum 4
(4)
DFTG 2500 Drafting Tech Exit Review
(3)
DFTG 2600 Drafting Tech Practicum 6
(6)
DFTG 2020 Visualization & Graphics
(3)
DFTG 2030 Advanced 3D Modeling Architectural
(4)
DFTG 2040 Advanced 3D Modeling Mech
(4)
DFTG 2120 Print Reading for Architecture
(3)
DFTG 2130 Manual Drafting Fundamentals
(2)
DFTG 2210 Blueprint Reading for Techical Drawing II
(2)
 
Civil Technology
occupational courses
DFTG 2000 Public Works Infrastructure
3
DFTG 2005 Plan Reading
3
DFTG 2010 Engineering Graphics
4
DFTG 2020 Visualization & Graphics
3
DFTG 2040 Advanced 3D Modeling Mech
4
DFTG 2050 Surveying I
2
DFTG 2030 Advanced 3D Modeling Architectural
4
DFTG 2060 Route Location and Design
5
Choose one of the following two courses
DFTG 2070 Civil Technology Internship
(3)
DFTG 2300 Drafting Tech Practicum 3
(3)
 


View Available TCCs
AutoCAD Refresher: AR11
DFTG 1101 CAD Fundamentals
4
DFTG 1103 Multiview/Basic Dimensioning
4
DFTG 1105 3D Mechanical Modeling
4
 




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Program Admission Information

High school diploma or GED Required for admission.

COMPASS SCORES
Min. Scores
Writing
Reading
Pre-Algebra
Algebra
Degree
62
81
N/A
37
Diploma
32
70
26
N/A



Instructors & Faculty

Ochie, Chinelo