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Computer Assisted Design and Drafting Technology

Associate of Applied Science Degree

20603

Advisors:
Douglas Griffin
Dee Lauritzen

The Computer Assisted Design and Drafting program prepares students to succeed as a CADD technician. This degree specializes in 3 dimensional design concepts, 3D solids and parametric modeling, residential and commercial architectural design and planning, 3D animation, and cartography (map drawing).

 

Curriculum Requirements

DRF 108 or EGR 120

Technical Drafting or
Engineering Drafting

2 credits

DRF 150

Dimensioning and Tolerancing

1 credit

DRF 160 or
EGR 124

Descriptive Geometry or
Engineering Graphics

3 credits

DRF 170

Residential Architecture

3 credits

DRF 220

Machine Drafting

3 credits

DRF 230

Map Drafting

3 credits

DRF 232

Structural Drafting

2 credits

DRF 261

Introduction to AutoCAD

2 to 3 credits

DRF 271

Advanced AutoCAD

2 to 3 credits

COE 101

Job Seeking Strategies

2 credits

MSP 102

Materials of Industry

3 credits

MSP 104 or
MSP 101 and
MSP 110

Machine Shop or
Fundamentals of Machine Shop and

Welding

4 credits

TEC 260 or
ENG 102

Technical Report Writing or
Written Communications II

3 credits

 

Select one of the following courses:

DRF 214

3D Animation

3 credits

DRF 240

Electronics Drafting

3 credits

DRF 262

Commercial Architecture

2 to 3 credits

 

Select from the following courses to complete a total of 43 curriculum credits:

ART 101

Fundamentals of Design

2 to 3 credits

ART 102

Color and Design

2 to 3 credits

ART 111

Drawing

1 to 3 credits

AUT 105

Automotive Electrical Fundamentals

2 credits

AUT 180

Automotive Shop Service Techniques

2 credits

CMP 113

Operating Systems I

3 credits

CMP 121

Visual Basic Programming I

3 credits

CMP 126

Java Programming I

3 credits

CMP 130

C Programming I

3 credits

CMP 141

Microsoft Networking Essentials

3 credits

CMP 151

Hardware Service Technician

3 credits

COE 111

Cooperative Education I (Occupational)

1 to 4 credits

DRF 214

3D Animation

3 credits

DRF 240

Electronics Drafting

3 credits

DRF 262

Commercial Architecture

2 to 3 credits

DRF 263

Survey of CAD Systems

2 to 3 credits

DRF 284

Advanced Animation

3 credits

DRF 299

Independent Study

1 to 3 credits

EGR 102

Introduction to Engineering

4 credits

EGR 214

Engineering Mechanics I - Statics

3 credits

EGR 215

Engineering Mechanics II - Dynamics

3 credits

EGR 233

Mechanics of Materials

3 credits

EGR 250

Plane Surveying

3 credits

ELT 101

Fundamentals of Electricity and Electronics

3 credits

IAR 101

Woodworking

2 to 3 credits

IAR 110

Upholstery

3 credits

IAR 120

Machine Woodworking

2 to 3 credits

MDC 180

Video Editing I

3 credits

MSP 110

Welding

2 credits

MSP 260

Pattern Making and Foundry

2 credits

MSP 270

Advanced Machine Shop

5 credits

THC 231

Stagecraft

3 credits

THC 236

Introduction to Scene Design

3 credits

 

Total Curriculum Requirements

43 credits with a GPA of 2.00 or higher

 

General Education Requirements

English

ENG 100 Writing Fundamentals or
ENG 101 Written Communications I

3 credits

Computers

CMP 103 Introduction to Computer Based Systems

3 credits

Mathematics

Option #1:
TEC 101 Technical Math I or
MAT 120 Intermediate Algebra and
TEC 102 Technical Math II

8 credits

 

Option #2:
MAT 154 College Algebra and
MAT 181 Plane Trigonometry

6 credits

Select an additional four credits in a category other than Mathematics from the list of General Education courses if you selected Math option #1.

Select an additional six credits in a category other than Mathematics from the list of General Education courses if you selected Math option #2.

You may not exceed two credits in the Health and Physical Education category.

 

Total General Education Requirements

18 credits

 

Courses listed in Curriculum Requirements that qualify for General Education credit (see the General Education section of the catalog) may fulfill both General Education and Curriculum Requirements unless General Education Requirements are specified in the major. Each course taken to satisfy the General Education Requirements of this degree must be completed with a grade of "C" or better.

 

Elective Requirements

You will need to complete three credits of elective courses to complete the 64 credits required for the degree.

 

Total Elective Requirements

3 credits

 

Total Minimum Degree Requirements

64 credits

 

In addition to completing the required courses listed above, you must meet the following general graduation requirements to obtain this degree:

  • Complete at least 16 degree credits at Eastern Arizona College.

  • Attain a cumulative grade point average of 2.00 or higher.

  • Demonstrate a reading competency at the tenth grade level or above by one of the following methods:
    1. EAC COMPASS reading assessment test score of 60 or higher*
    2. EAC ASSET reading assessment test score of 35 or higher*
    3. ACT Assessment Reading score of 14 or higher*
    4. SAT verbal score of 530 or higher*
    5. Completion of ENG 091, Reading Improvement II, with a grade of "C" or better
    6. Grade equivalency score of 10 or higher as demonstrated by the Nelson Denny, TABE, or ABLE tests*

*Your EAC COMPASS reading assessment test score is available on Student Information System terminals or from your advisor. If you took the ASSET test or submitted an ACT, SAT, Nelson Denny, TABE, or ABLE score, a derived EAC Compass score has been placed in your record and is available on Student Information System terminals or from your advisor.

  • File a Graduation Petition at least 60 calendar days prior to the end of the semester in which graduation is anticipated and pay the Graduation Fee of $25.

  • Remove any indebtedness to the College.

  • Complete the Sophomore Qualifying Examination that is administered each semester to students who have petitioned to graduate. The Sophomore Qualifying Examination is used as a measure of EAC's institutional effectiveness, and your score has no effect on your graduation status.