Drafting/CAD, Certificate of Achievement (C)
The one-year Drafting Certificate Program focuses on application of state-of-the-art Computer Assisted Design (CAD) systems and applying engineering and architectural principles, fundamentals, and methods to achieve practical results. This program offers comprehensive training for entry-level drafting positions.
Certificate of Achievement Requirements
Complete all Department Requirements for the Certificate of Achievement with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.0 or better. Candidates for a Certificate of Achievement are required to complete at least 20% of the department requirements through SBCC.
|DRFT 101||Basic Drafting||3|
|DRFT 130||Computer-Assisted Drafting And Design I||5|
|DRFT 131||Computer-Assisted Drafting And Design II||5|
|Complete 15 units of Drafting electives from the following:||15|
|Architectural Drafting I|
|Architectural Drafting II|
|Architectural Rendering I|
|Architectural Rendering II|
|Landscape Drafting I|
|Landscape Drafting II|
|Principles Of Residential Construction|
|CAD Drafting/Design III|
|Work Experience In Drafting 1|
|Independent Study In Drafting|
|Introduction to 3D Animation|
|Visual Effects for Film, Television and Gaming|
|3-D Character Animation|
|Complete 3 units of Controlled electives from the above list of Drafting Electives or from the following:||3|
|Statics And Strength Of Materials|
|Electronic Circuits 2|
|Electronic Circuits Laboratory|
DRFT 290 may be taken up to four times for a maximum of 4 units each time. Students may use a maximum of 16 units of DRFT 290 to satisfy the 18 units of drafting and controlled electives required for the degree.
ENGR 140 also satisfies this requirement.
- Ability to prepare and understand technical drawings.
- Ability to use computer software to generate technical drawings.
- Obtain occupational knowledge and skills related to drafting.
- Understand methods, materials and technical skills related to design and construction.
Make an appointment with your SBCC academic counselor through Starfish to create a Student Education Plan that reflects a recommended course sequence for this program that is tailored to your individual needs.