Drafting

Associate of Applied Science Degree and Certificate

Civil Drafting and Design

The Civil Drafting and Design program provides students with a firm technical foundation in drafting and the opportunity
to gain skills in civil, map, and topographical drafting. Technical courses provide the background, concepts, and skills
needed to succeed and advance on the job. General education courses are included in the curriculum in order to give
students the concepts necessary to have a better understanding of the society in which they work and live.

Note: A student must earn a grade of C or higher in all courses required for the program in order to receive a degree or certificate.

General Education Requirements

ENGL 111 OR ENGL 118 Freshman Composition OR Technical Composition 3
COMM 110 OR COMM 111 Public Speaking OR Interpersonal Communication 3
MATH 115 Intermediate Algebra 4
  Humanities/Fine Arts &Social/Behavioral Science Elective (See Degree Requirements for Associate of General Studies) 3
PHYS 111 OR PHYS 121+L Introduction to Physics OR Introduction to Physics + L 4
  Total General Education Requirements 17
DRFT 110* Technical Drafting I 3
DRFT 150* Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) 4
DRFT 112 Materials and Processes 3
DRFT 114 Materials and Processes Lab 1
DRFT 115 Technical Drafting II 4
DRFT 120 Descriptive Geometry 3
MATH 180 Trigonometry 3
MATH 160 College Algebra 3
DRFT 119 Surveying 4
DRFT 201 Investigations In Civil Drafting 1
DRFT 210 Technical Drafting III 4
DRFT 248 Civil Drafting I 4
DRFT 247 Construction Practices and Estimating 4
DRFT 249 Civil Drafting II 4
DRFT 255 Statics and Strength of Materials 4
  Total Credits 66

*DRFT 110 and DRFT 150 should be taken in the same semester.

Suggested Course Sequence Full-time Students:

Students who for any reason are unable to follow the suggested course sequence should contact an academic advisor
for help with adjustments.

Fall 1 Spring 1 Summer 1 Fall 2 Spring 2 Summer 2
DRFT 110
DRFT 150
MATH 115
PHYS 111
DRFT 112
DRFT 114
DRFT 115
DRFT 120
MATH 180
ENGL 111/118
MATH 160
DRFT 119
DRFT 201
DRFT 210
DRFT 248
Hum/Fine Arts & Soc Beh Sci
DRFT 247
DRFT 249
DRFT 255
COMM 110/111

Suggested Course Sequence Part-time Students:

Fall 1 Spring 1 Summer 1 Fall 2 Spring 2 Summer 2
DRFT 110
DRFT 150
DRFT 112
DRFT 114
DRFT 115
MATH 115
PHYS 111
DRFT 210
DRFT 119
DRFT 120
MATH 180
ENGL 111/118
Fall 3 Spring 3 Summer 3 Fall 4 Spring 4 Summer 4
DRFT 248
DRFT 201
DRFT 247
DRFT 249
Hum/Fine Arts & Soc Beh Sci MATH 160
COMM 110/111
DRFT 255

For more information, please call David Scott at (505) 566-3356. Or send an email to scottd@sanjuancollege.edu.