is an entry-level course in drafting and design created to give
students instruction and practice with a variety of drafting
tools and procedures. Elements of quality, design, technological
problem solving, and planning are emphasized. Students will
acquire the skills and concepts used to draw beginning with basic
drafting tools and will progress into the proficient use of state-of-the-art
computer assisted drawing software.
Specific content will include multi-view
drawing techniques, dimensioning, sectional drawings, pictorial
drawings, development drawings, and architectural concepts. Students
will also be given the opportunity to design and create model
projects throughout the semester. Drawings and projects will
be assessed in respect to accuracy, neatness, completeness of
and compliance to industry drafting standards.
This course prepares students for
college and career opportunities in engineering and technology