DESĀ 0040. Managing the Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Environment

Units: 3
Formerly known as EST 40
Prerequisite: Completion of DES 10, 11 or 22 with grade of "C" or better, or equivalent as determined by instructor
Advisory: Completion of DES 3D with grade of "C" or better
Hours: 90 (36 lecture; 54 laboratory which may be scheduled TBA)
Designed for the advanced Drafting and Engineering Support student. Topics include proper CAD management skills and the development of "as built" models used in the manufacturing, architectural and civil disciplines. Focus on utilizing, creating and instituting CAD standards, policies and procedures. Development of prototypes integral to the design process in their chosen area of concentration (mechanical, civil and/or architecture). (CSU)