Program Overview

cad

CAD Drafting Technology


Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences Division, Room T302, (847)543-2044

www.clcillinois.edu/programs/cad
Degree: Associate in Applied Science
Plan 24DC

This program prepares students for employment and advancement in all aspects of design utilizing the latest CAD software. As a designer you’ll work under the supervision of an engineer or Architect to create/revise/conceptualize design in their perspective fields. This degree leads into the fields Mechanical Design/Technician, Architectural Designer/Technician, Survey Technician CAD, and Civil Technician.

To complete an A.A.S., students are strongly encouraged to meet with an Academic Success Advisor to identify coursework that will meet degree requirements.


Recommended Plan of Study

Summer Semester

4 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course ^

College Success Seminar

[2]

course

CAD Drafting Applications (offered Summer only)

4

First Semester

12 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course

CAD/CAM Concepts

3

course

Introduction to AutoCAD

3

course

Introduction to Solidworks

3

course

Communication Skills

3

Second Semester

15 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course

AutoCAD II

3

course

Geometric Dimension and Tolerancing

3

course

Solidworks II

3

course

Mechanical Drafting

3

course

Applied Mathematics I

3

Third Semester

15 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course

Civil Drafting

3

course

Introduction to Revit

3

course

Mechanical Design and Drafting

3

course

Economics for Business and Industry

3

course

Introduction to Sociology

3

Fourth Semester

15 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course

Technical Composition I

3

course

Drafting for MEP

3

course

Drafting for Surveyors

3

course

Revit II

3

course

Drafting for Civil Engineers

3

Total Hours for A.A.S. Degree

61

^ The credit for CLC 120, College Success Seminar, is an institutional requirement for graduation. It is not part of the program requirements but must be completed with a D or better.

For more information on recommended courses or program specific advising, contact the Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences division at (847) 543-2044.