Computer Aided Design (CAD)-Architectural Certificate of Accomplishment - Historical
Department: Engineering & Technology
Approval: December 2012
This certificate includes instruction in technical drawing and the use of software tools to create 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional models for use in architecture, building science, and building information models. Students will gain significant practice in creating models through extensive lab work using industry standard software tools. This certificate program provides skills valuable to architects, construction trades, and engineers in industries where high quality building drawings are needed.
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

Students must complete each course with a grade of "C" or higher.

The minimum time for completion of this certificate is 2 semesters. Completion time will vary based on student preparation and number of classes completed per semester.

Courses Required for the Certificate of Accomplishment in Computer Aided Design (CAD)-Architectural
Course Units
Required courses:
ARCH 20 - Architectural Graphics I 3.00
ARCH 214 - AutoCAD I 3.00
BIM 120 - Revit Architecture I 3.00
Total: 9.00
Choose 6 units from the following elective courses:
CAD 184 - Structural Building Information Modeling (BIM) in Revit 2.50
CAD 187 - Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) Building Information Modeling (BIM) in Revit 2.50
CAD 190 - Part Modeling in SolidWorks 2.50
Total: 6.00
Total: 15.00