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Drafting and Design Technology (CAD), A.S. Degree

Program Information

A.S. Degree - Code 2220 - Catalog 2017/2018

Anindya Paul, Chair, 386-506-4155, paula@DaytonaState.edu

Linda Sullivan, 386-506-4154, Linda.Sullivan@daytonastate.edu

Program Mission, Description, and Outcomes

Mission:

The mission of the Drafting and Design Technology program is to provide the knowledge and skills necessary to secure entry-level employment as a designer and drafter in any application. The program, which uses the latest technology and innovative teaching methods, also transitions into baccalaureate programs.

Description:

This program offers a sequence of courses that provides coherent and rigorous content aligned with the challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for careers in the architecture, construction, engineering, and manufacturing disciplines. Instruction covers the various aspects of engineering and architectural drawings with specific instruction in 2D and 3D computer aided drafting. Solid modeling is emphasized to provide a variety of modes for communicating designs.

AS Certificates That Lead To This Degree:

The following AS Certificates are embedded within this degree: AutoCAD Foundations (Architectural) - 092700 ; AutoCAD Foundations (Engineering) - 092800; Drafting and Design Technology - 092900. You may pursue the AS degree and also earn the AS certificates while completing the requirements for the degree, or pursue the AS certificates to develop or upgrade your skills. Contact your faculty or academic advisor for details and course options.

Outcomes:

Graduates of the program will be able to:

  1. Apply basic drafting skills.
  2. Prepare mechanical and architectural drawings.
  3. Prepare computer aided drawings.
  4. Prepare civil drafting drawings.
  5. Execute analytical, practical, and creative tasks as they apply to drafting and design projects.
  6. Communicate effectively through written and verbal means.
  7. Demonstrate an understanding of entrepreneurship and employability skills

Note: This program is eligible for federal financial aid and state bright futures.

General Education Courses

General Education Core - 15 Credits

Communication Core (6 credits)

ENC1101Introduction to Composition

3

SPC2608Oral Communications/Research/Presentation Skills

3

Mathematics Core (3 credits)

MGF2106Survey in Mathematics

3

OR

MAC1105College Algebra

3

OR

STA2023Elementary Statistics

3

MAC1105: Students seeking to transfer to Bachelor's program are recommended to complete MAC1105 to satisfy their Mathematics core requirement.

Social Sciences Core (3 credits)

Choose One Course

DEP2004Developmental Psychology

3

PSY1012General Psychology

3

SYG2000Introduction to Sociology

3

Humanities Core (3 credits)

Choose One Course

AML2050Modern American Literature

3

AML2060Contemporary American Literature

3

AML2600Introduction to African American Literature

3

ARH1000Art Appreciation

3

DAN1100Dance Appreciation

3

HUM2210Prehistory to Medieval Humanities

3

HUM2230Renaissance to Postmodern Humanities

3

LIT2040Dramatic Literature

3

LIT2110Masterpieces of World Literature I

3

LIT2120Masterpieces of World Literature II

3

LIT2380Literature By Women

3

MUH2110Introduction to Music History and Literature

3

MUL1010Music Appreciation

3

MUL2380Popular Music in America

3

THE1000Theatre Appreciation

3

Note: Prior to enrollment in college-level English or math courses, some students may be advised to complete college preparatory/developmental course work. See an Academic Advisor to determine developmental course requirements.

Program Specific Courses

BCN1251CArchitectural Drawing I and Lab

3

IND2501Practices of Interior Design

3

ETD2368CSolidWorks II and Lab

3

ETD2377C3D Computer Animation (3D Studio) and Lab

3

EGN1111CEngineering Drawing and Lab

3

ETD2320CComputer Aided Drafting I (AutoCAD) and Lab

3

ETD2340CComputer Aided Drafting II (AutoCAD) and Lab

3

ETD2364CSolidWorks Solid Modeling and Lab

3

ETD2357CInventor Solid Modeling and Lab

3

ETD2390CIntroduction to Revit Architecture and Lab

3

ETD2465CTool Design and Lab

3

ETD2540CCivil Drafting and Surveying (CAD) and Lab

3

ETG2520Statics and Strength of Materials

3

ETG2949Cooperative Education Experience in Engineering

1

Program Elective (6 credits)

Choose Two Course

BCN1210Materials and Processes

3

CGS2100Microcomputer Applications

3

ETC2245Construction Methods

3

ETC2207CConstruction Planning and Estimating and Lab

3

IND1211History of Architecture and Interiors I

3

IND2608Sustainable Design

3

DIG1109Digital Imaging Fundamentals

3

BCN1253CArchitectural Drawing II and Lab

3

GIS2040CGeographic Information Systems and Lab

3

IND1935Building and Barrier Free Codes

3

ETD2805CTechnical Illustration and Lab

3

Sample Program of Study

Year 1

1st Semester

ENC1101Introduction to Composition

3

BCN1251CArchitectural Drawing I and Lab

3

ETD2357CInventor Solid Modeling and Lab

3

EGN1111CEngineering Drawing and Lab

3

ETD2320CComputer Aided Drafting I (AutoCAD) and Lab

3

2nd Semester

Mathematics Core

3

ETD2390CIntroduction to Revit Architecture and Lab

3

SPC2608Oral Communications/Research/Presentation Skills

3

Elective

3

ETD2364CSolidWorks Solid Modeling and Lab

3

Summer Semester

Social Sciences Core

3

ETD2368CSolidWorks II and Lab

3

Year 2

1st Semester

ETD2340CComputer Aided Drafting II (AutoCAD) and Lab

3

Humanities Core

3

ETD2540CCivil Drafting and Surveying (CAD) and Lab

3

ETG2520Statics and Strength of Materials

3

Elective

3

2nd Semester

ETD2465CTool Design and Lab

3

ETD2377C3D Computer Animation (3D Studio) and Lab

3

ETG2949Cooperative Education Experience in Engineering

1

IND2501Practices of Interior Design

3

Note: Sequence of courses may vary. Check catalog course descriptions for requisite requirements.

Total Credit Hours: 62

Notes

Any AS degree at Daytona State College will articulate into and allow admission into the BS programs offered at Daytona State College.