CAD: Computer Aided Drafting 1 & 2

This is a two year program. First year students learn the fundamentals of computer aided drafting and design techniques with an emphasis on problem solving, planning, and proper order of procedure. Students learn both mechanical and architectural drafting. Learning measurement, basic drafting standards, and creating and reading plans are also stressed. Students will keep a portfolio of all of their work. Basic job skills are also taught in this course, including resume writing, interviewing, etc.

COURSE OVERVIEW: 1ST YEAR
(DOE COURSE: MECHANICAL DRAFTING AND DESIGN I-4836)
  • Introduction to technical / mechanical drafting, architectural drafting, 3D modeling, and 3D printing
  • Learn with the most current versions of AutoCAD, 3dsMax, Revit, Inventor, and AutoCAD Architecture
  • Compete in regional, state, and national drafting competitions
  • Gain real-world experience by working on projects for local companies
COURSE OVERVIEW: 2ND YEAR
(DOE COURSE: MECHANICAL DRAFTING AND DESIGN II 4838)
  • This course progresses from introductory to advanced mechanical and architectural 2-D and 3-D drawing, with an introduction to solid modeling, 3D printing, and basic animation
  • 3D printing
  • Work in class on real-world drafting and design problems for local companies
  • Paid internships available
  • Prerequisite: CAD 1
    (DOE COURSE: MECHANICAL DRAFTING AND DESIGN I-4836)
CAREER FOCUS
  • Students will be prepared for placement as a CAD drafter and/or further education

Earn up to 3 college credits
AutoCAD Certified User (ACU) certification available
Autodesk Certified Professional (ACP) Inventor certification available
Autodesk Certified User (ACU) Revit Architecture certification available
1st year costs = $30
2nd year costs = $30

CAD: Computer Aided Drafting 1 & 2

This is a two year program. First year students learn the fundamentals of computer aided drafting and design techniques with an emphasis on problem solving, planning, and proper order of procedure. Students learn both mechanical and architectural drafting. Learning measurement, basic drafting standards, and creating and reading plans are also stressed. Students will keep a portfolio of all of their work. Basic job skills are also taught in this course, including resume writing, interviewing, etc.

COURSE OVERVIEW: 1ST YEAR
(DOE COURSE: MECHANICAL DRAFTING AND DESIGN I-4836)
  • Introduction to technical / mechanical drafting, architectural drafting, 3D modeling, and 3D printing
  • Learn with the most current versions of AutoCAD, 3dsMax, Revit, Inventor, and AutoCAD Architecture
  • Compete in regional, state, and national drafting competitions
  • Gain real-world experience by working on projects for local companies
COURSE OVERVIEW: 2ND YEAR
(DOE COURSE: MECHANICAL DRAFTING AND DESIGN II 4838)
  • This course progresses from introductory to advanced mechanical and architectural 2-D and 3-D drawing, with an introduction to solid modeling, 3D printing, and basic animation
  • 3D printing
  • Work in class on real-world drafting and design problems for local companies
  • Paid internships available
  • Prerequisite: CAD 1
    (DOE COURSE: MECHANICAL DRAFTING AND DESIGN I-4836)
CAREER FOCUS
  • Students will be prepared for placement as a CAD drafter and/or further education

Earn up to 3 college credits
AutoCAD Certified User (ACU) certification available
Autodesk Certified Professional (ACP) Inventor certification available
Autodesk Certified User (ACU) Revit Architecture certification available
1st year costs = $30
2nd year costs = $30