Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5600
First Term: 2013 Spring   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 34
CIP Code: 15.1306

Occupational Area: Architecture and Construction
Instructional Council: Drafting (24)
GPA: 2.00
SOC Code: 17-3013

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Mechanical Drafting program prepares students to work in the mechanical drafting field. The program emphasizes current technological trends in the industry and is designed both for those planning to enter a career in the field as well as for those already working in the field who want to advance and update their knowledge and skills.

Consumer Program Costs and Career Information

Required Courses
DFT110 Technical Drafting I 3
+ DFT111 Technical Drafting II 3
+ DFT112 Technical Drafting III 3
+ DFT115 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing 3
+ DFT252AA Computer Aided Drafting I: AutoCAD 3
+ DFT254AA Computer Aided Drafting II: AutoCAD 3
+ DFT256AA Computer Aided Drafting III: AutoCAD 3
GTC104 Manufacturing Processes 4
+ GTC108 Technical Mathematics II 3
+ GTC266 Solids Modeling-Solidworks 3
MET131 Lean Manufacturing 3
Credits: 34

Program Competencies
1. Prepare drawings using drafting instrument/equipment such as drafting machine, triangles, scales (English and Metric), templates, bow compass, lettering guide and mechanical pencils. (DFT110)
2. Prepare drawings consisting of geometric construction, orthographic projection (multiviews), and auxiliary/sectional views. (DFT111)
3. Apply Gothic lettering, dimensions (English and Metric), tolerances, and allowances to machine detail and assembly drawings. (DFT112)
4. Apply geometric dimensioning and tolerancing practices. (DFT115)
5. Set up and operate CAD system to generate drawings. (DFT252AA)
6. Set up and operate CAD system to generate three-dimensional drawings. (DFT254AA)
7. Create customized CAD configurations, and generate macro programs. (DFT256AA)
8. Explain the theory of the processes of machining, forming, casting, joining (assembly), and conditioning as they relate to the conversion of materials to finished products. (GTC104)
9. Apply match skills in solving drafting related problems. (GTC108)
10. Graphically model manufacturing simulations. (GTC266)
11. Identify the sources of waste in a manufacturing enterprise and recommend solutions to reduce or eliminate waste. (MET131)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: December 11, 2012

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