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DFTG 1309 BASIC COMPUTER-AIDED DRAFTING

An introduction to computer-aided drafting. Emphasis is placed on setup; creating and modifying geometry; storing and retrieving predefined shapes; placing, rotating, and scaling objects, adding text and dimensions, using layers, coordinate systems, and plot/print to scale. 32 lecture hours + 32 laboratory hours.

At the conclusion of the course a student will be able to: Identify terminology and basic functions used with CAD software; use CAD hardware and software to create, organize, display, and plot/print working drawings; and use file management techniques.



3 credit hours