May 28, 2020  
Spring 2019 Catalog 
Spring 2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DF 108 - Technical Graphics I & AutoCAD

Credit Hours: 3

The purpose of this course is to provide students with an understanding of the importance of engineering graphic communication to the design process. Students will gain hands-on experience creating freehand sketches, CAD technical drawings using orthographic projections, sections, auxiliary views and isometric drawings. The course presents logical, well-tested, step-by-step instruction on traditional drafting techniques and AutoCAD commands.

Course Outcomes
Upon graduation with an Associate in Applied Science degree in Computer Aided Drafting and Design, the graduate will be able to:

  • draw, dimension and interpret basic mechanical working drawings;
  • prepare accurate and concise technical reports;
  • perform basic engineering calculation; and
  • analyze with explanation the industrial working environment as it relates to management structure, work ethics and safety.

F/S (S)