Drafting

Associate of Applied Science Degree

Mechanical Drafting and Design

The Mechanical Drafting and Design degree program is intended to provide the students with a firm mathematical and scientific foundation on which to build a high degree of technological expertise in manufacturing and engineering technology. These are skills associated with mechanical related positions in industry, engineering technology, and with the government. A strong background in general education courses enhances the student’s understanding of society and to make progress in his/her field of choice more accessible.

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

General Education Requirements
MATH 115 Intermediate Algebra 4
ENGL 111 OR ENGL 118 Freshman Composition OR Technical Composition 3
COMM 110 OR COMM 111 Public Speaking OR Interpersonal Communication 3
ENGL 218 Advanced Technical Composition 3
  Humanities/Arts & Social/Behavioral Science (See Degree Requirements for Associate of General Studies) 3
  Total General Education Requirements 16
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 210 Technical Drafting III 4
  Lab Science Elective 4
PHYS 211 General Physics I 3
PHYS 211L General Physics I Lab 1
  Approved Drafting Elective ** 4
DRFT 255 Statics and Strength of Materials 4
DRFT 260 Advanced AutoCAD 4
  Total Credits 64

* DRFT 110 and DRFT 150 should be taken in the same semester.
** Approved Drafting Electives: DMAD 170, DMAD 172, DMAD 241, DRFT 195, DRFT 225, DRFT 248, DRFT 295 or GIST 151
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.

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
ENGL 111/118
DRFT 112
DRFT 114
DRFT 115
DRFT 120
Lab Science Elec.
MATH 160
MATH 180
DRFT 210
PHYS 211+L
DRFT Elective
Hum/FineArts & Soc Beh Sci
DRFT 255
DRFT 260
ENGL 218
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
Hum/FineArts & Soc Beh Sci
DRFT 210
DRFT Elective
DRFT 120
MATH 180
ENGL 111/118
Fall 3 Spring 3 Summer 3 Fall 4 Spring 4 Summer 4
MATH 160 DRFT 255
DRFT 260
COMM 111/118 PHYS 211+L ENGL 218
Lab Science Elec
 

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