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CONTACT FOR THIS PROGRAM:

Dr. Cyrus Saghafi

Phone: (619) 660-4243

TOTAL UNITS

ASSOCIATE In SCIENCE DEGREES are awarded when students have completed the General Education Requirements plus CADD Department core classes plus the classes in the area of emphasis.

6 units of CADD Department Core Requirements

• A minimum of 18 units of  Building Design Industry Electives.

OR

• A minimum of 15 units of  Manufacturing Industry Electives.


 

CERTIFICATES OF COMPLETION are awarded when students have completed the CADD Department core classes plus the classes in the area of emphasis.

CADD TECHNOLOGY

REQUIREMENTS for Degree / Certificates

Associate in Science Degree

Occupational preparation in Computer-Aided Drafting and Design is the primary purpose of the CADD Technology degree program.

Students are required to complete two core courses and to select from two potential career paths: Building Design Industry or Manufacturing Industry.

Adherence to industrial practices and standards is stressed with problem solving in a simulated industrial environment.

Lower division requirements for transfer to the Engineering Program at SDSU may also be met.

Review the Cuyamaca catalog class descriptions and the Degrees/Certificates PDFs for additional details.



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Core Curriculum
UNITS
Course Name Units
CADD 115 Engineering Graphics 3
CADD 120 Intro To Computer-aided Drafting & Design 3

 

Emphasis - Building Design Industry
UNITS
Course Name Units
CADD 131 Architectural Computer-aided Drafting And Design 3
CADD 132 Advanced Computer-Aided Drafting And Design 3
CADD 133 Advanced Architectural Computer-Aided Drafting & Design 3

Students who complete only the requirements above qualify for a CADD Certificate for the Building Design Industry.

Emphasis - Manufacturing Industry
UNITS

General Description

Course Name Units
CADD 126 Electronic Drafting 3
CADD 128 Dimensioning And Tolerancing 3
CADD 125 3d Solid Modeling 3
Choose TWO of the following:
Course Name Units
CADD 127 Survey Drafting Technology 3
CADD 131 Architectural Computer-aided Drafting And Design 3
CADD 132 Advanced Computer-Aided Drafting And Design 3
CADD 133 Advanced Architectural Computer-Aided Drafting & Design 3

Students who complete only the requirements above qualify for a CADD Certificate for the Manufacturing Industry.

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General Education Requirements

To earn your AA or AS degree, or to move on to higher education, you must also complete the General Education Requirements.  Because there are occasional updates, check with a counselor for the most current information.

Career Technical Education

This web site is supported by Carl D. Perkins VTEA IC funds through the System. Office, California Community Colleges,
Grant #08-C01-020

Revised  July 28, 2011
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