2016-2017 College Catalog 
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2016-2017 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Drafting Technology, A.S.

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The Drafting Technology program includes courses designed to provide a general background and specialized skills to help the student find employment in government and private enterprise, especially where drafting skills are required.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Students who complete this program will be able to:

  • Communicate designs in 2 languages of mechanical drafting: AutoCAD and Solidworks.
  • Demonstrate proficient drafting skills in 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional drawings.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of annotation and dimensioning techniques used in producing drawings in the engineering and manufacturing fields.

Total Units for the Major: 36

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 124A ; CIM 1 ; CS 1A ; GEOL 23 /ENV 23 ; MATH 124 , MATH 251, MATH 253 , 255; PHYS 20 .

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