CAD TECHNICIAN - MECHANICAL DESIGN AND MANUFACTURING (11 Units) ( Archived )
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Program Type: Occupational Skills Certificate

Division: Engineering & Technology

Program Description:
The curriculum prepares students to read and create engineering drawings for the design of mechanical components within a manufacturing process. Technologies utilized in the program include parametric solid modeling CAD systems to generate 3D models, drawings and analysis. Interpretation of engineering drawings is based on American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Y14 standards.

An Occupational Skills Certificate is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Effective: Summer 2009

Required Units in the Major:    11

Required Courses
  Semester I (7 units)
EDT 008A - ENGINEERING GRAPHICS (3.0 units)
  DT 150 - READING ENGINEERING DRAWINGS (1.0 units)
  TECH 107A - TECHNICAL CALCULATIONS (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester II (4 units)
EDT 008B - MECHANICAL DESIGN (3.0 units)
  DT 240 - GEOMETRIC DIMENSIONING AND TOLERANCING (1.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives

None