Drafting & Design Engineering Technology - Computer-Aided-Drafting - Pipe Design Drafting Specialization - AAS

The Drafting and Design Engineering Technology program offers the technical training necessary for students choosing a drafting/design career in the fields of architecture, construction, manufacturing, and engineering. This program provides a strong academic and technical base, giving the graduate the needed skills and knowledge for immediate employment and the foundation for professional growth.

YEAR 1

Semester 1
EDUC 1300 Learning Framework 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
DFTG 1305 Technical Drafting 3
DFTG 1309 Basic Computer-Aided Drafting 3
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
15
Semester 2
DFTG 2319 Intermediate Computer-Aided Drafting 3
Elective Elective Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
DFTG 2323 Pipe Drafting 3
DFTG 1333 Mechanical Drafting 3
DFTG 2317 Descriptive Geometry 3
15
Semester 3

YEAR 2

Semester 1
DFTG 1395 Special Topics in Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD 3
DFTG 2308 Instrumentation Drafting 3
DFTG Elective Drafting Related Elective 3
MATH 1316 Plane Trigonometry 3
Elective Elective Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective 3
15
Semester 2
ENGL 2311 Technical & Business Writing OR
ENGL 1302 Composition II 3
DFTG 2340 Solid Modeling/Design 3
DFTG 2345 Advanced Pipe Drafting (# Capstone Course) 3
DFTG 2373 Piping Design Management Systems (PDMS) 3
ARCE 1352 Structural Drafting 3
15
Semester 3

YEAR 3

Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3

**Capstone Statement
A capstone course is a course designed to provide opportunities for students to integrate knowledge from their core and concentration courses, to gain insight into the meanings of professionalism and professional practice, and to reflect on the norms of a discipline or profession.