ARCHITECTURAL DRAFTING

Architectural Drafting and Technology Associate in Science

The Architectural Drafting program is designed to prepare students for careers in industry as drafters or related occupations, and/or transfer to a four or five-year architectural program. Drafting technicians are in short supply, affording many employment opportunities for qualified individuals. The program provides students with entry-level skills and knowledge in the fields of computer and architectural drafting. Competencies include knowledge in AutoCAD generated drawings, current practices in architectural drafting and construction technology, 2-D and 3-D drawings, drafting techniques such as clarity, line weight expression and accuracy.

Student Learning Outcome
Demonstrate proficiency in the core knowledge and skills required for employment in architectural computer aided drafting.

Recommended Pathway to Completion:
Architectural Drafting and Technology-AS

 

Architectural Drafting Certificate of Achievement

The Architectural Drafting program is designed to prepare students for careers in industry as drafters or related occupations, and/or transfer to a four or five-year architectural program. Drafting technicians are in short supply, affording many employment opportunities for qualified individuals. The program provides students with entry-level skills and knowledge in the fields of computer and architectural drafting. Competencies include knowledge in AutoCAD generated drawings, current practices in architectural drafting and construction technology, 2-D and 3-D drawings, drafting techniques such as clarity, line weight expression and accuracy to name a few. Upon completion of the program, students will be prepared for entry level drafting positions. An asociate degree and certificate can be earned in architectural drafting.

Student Learning Outcome
Demonstrate proficiency in the core knowledge and skills required for employment in architectural drafting.

 

Architectural Computer Aided Drafting Certificate of Specialization

Students will complete a series of Architectural Drafting Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) courses to become proficient in a high-skilled specialization that is in high demand.

Student Learning Outcome
Demonstrate proficiency in the core knowledge and skills required for employment in architectural computer aided drafting.