2018-2019 Catalog 
    
    Dec 08, 2021  
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Architectural Drafting Associate in Science


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This occupational program is a two-year sequence of courses designed for students who wish to train for employment in architecture or a field related to the construction industry.

Program Student Learning Outcomes


Students who complete this program will be able to:

  • Communicate designs in the 3 languages of architectural visualization: Board Drafting, AutoCAD, and Revit.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of at least 7 of the major periods of architectural history: Ancient Egyptian, Ancient Greek, Ancient Roman, Byzantine, Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Neoclassical, Craftsman, Art Noveau, Art Deco, Modern, and Contemporary Architecture.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of current construction materials and techniques for residential and commercial construction.
  • Write contract documents used in the architecture, engineering and construction industry.

Total Units for the Major: 49-52


Restricted Electives


Associate in Science Degree


Completion of the certificate program and a minimum of 60 units including the general education requirements with an overall GPA of 2.0 qualifies the student for the Associate in Science degree. A minimum of 12 units must be completed at Saddleback College.

General Education Requirements for Associate Degrees


Refer to the Graduation Requirements  or to the CSU-GE and IGETC patterns in this catalog for specific courses which meet general education requirements. Refer to ASSIST.org and to the transfer institution’s catalog for transfer requirements.

Suggested coursework not required for the major: ARCH 44 , ARCH 136 ; ART 40 , ART 41 , ART 80  

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