Feb 28, 2020  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
    
2019-2020 College Catalog

Drafting & Design Technology AAS Degree


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For more information please see the Drafting and Design Technology Program Overview .

Purpose


The associate of applied science degree in Drafting and Design Technology prepares the student for employment in the Drafting and Design Technology field and the related areas of Architectural Design and Documentation, Structural Detailing and Design or Manufacturing Drafting and Design.

Required Courses


Subtotal: 15


Select from one of the following specializations:


Note: Only one DSGN AAS degree may be earned by any student

Subtotal: 30


Basic Achievement Requirements


All graduates with an AA, AS, AAS or ADN will meet minimum achievements for math, writing and reading. Graduates can meet the requirement by:

   1. Acquiring appropriate Mandatory Assessment scores in math, writing and reading.
  OR  
  2. Completing the following courses:
    a. MATH 0930 Practical Math OR MATH 0940 Pre-Algebra with a C or above.
    AND
    b. ENGL 0970 Reading & Writing Essentials II with a C or above.
  OR  
  3. Completing a 1000-level MATH or ENGL course with a D or above.

General Education Core Requirements


All graduates with an AA, AS, AAS or ADN will complete a minimum of 15 credits of General Education from the following (AA and AS students will have additional requirements):

  • GEN ED Group A: Communications 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group B: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group C: Life and Career Skills, D: Information & Technology Literacy or E: Global Awareness 3 credit(s)
  • GEN ED Group A, B, C, D or E 6 credit(s)

Subtotal: 15


Total Credits for AAS Degree: 60


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