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Computer-Aided Design Specialist

Career Studies Certificate

PURPOSE: The rapidly evolving field of computer technology has had a dramatic impact on the architectural/engineering professions. The Computer-Aided Design Specialist Career Studies Certificate was created to meet the contemporary graphic needs of architectural and industrial design firms. This program provides the student with thorough training in two- and three-dimensional computer graphics, including studies in visualization and animation.

OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: CAD Technician, Forensic Computer Technician, Presentation (Rendering) Graphics Specialist, and possibly CAD Manager

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: General college curricular admission

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION: Please see http://www.reynolds.edu/curriculum/gainful-employment-html/ge_info_221-729-01.html to access gainful employment disclosure information for this program.

COURSE

TITLE

LEC.
HRS.

LAB.
HRS.

CRS.
CRE.

CSC 155

Computer Concepts and Applications

3

0

3

DRF 231

Computer-Aided Drafting I

2

2

3

DRF 232

Computer-Aided Drafting II

2

2

3

DRF 238

Computer-Aided Modeling and Rendering

2

2

3

ARC 211 
or 
CIV 270

Computer-Aided Drafting Applications or Utilizing Surveying Software

2

2

3

DRF 233

Computer-Aided Drafting III

2

2

3

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General Education Elective

3

0

3

TOTAL

16

10

21

Total Minimum Credits for Career Studies Certificate in Computer-Aided Design Specialist 21

03.11.15

1 A list of approved general education electives (humanities/fine arts, social/behavioral sciences, mathematics, science, and personal wellness) is provided in the General Education section of the catalog under Curriculum Planning and Design. Students may also take ENG 111.

Name Program Email Phone
Wendell Andrews CAD Specialist CSC wandrews@reynolds.edu 523-5586
Aubrey Bass CAD Specialist CSC sbass@reynolds.edu 523-5600