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Drafting and Design Technology

DRAFT-AS


Brad Jenkins, Program Director, CL (727) 341-4378
 

This program prepares students for careers in drafting as a professional in architect’s offices, general contractor’s offices, civil and mechanical firms, municipal government offices, and with consulting firms.

The program coverage includes courses related to architectural and building construction, codes and materials, structural and mechanical engineering, and CO-OP work experience.

Major courses are taught on the Clearwater Campus.


APPROVED REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS WITH CATALOG YEAR
20092/0420 (BEGINNING 1/11/2010) OR LATER
~ REFER TO CURRICULUM FILES FOR PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR REQUIREMENTS ~



GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES (18 credits)
* Enhanced World View Requirement
ENC 1101 - COMPOSITION I or (Honors) 3
SPC 1017 INTRODUCTION TO SPEECH COMMUNICATION 3
     or (SPC 1017H, SPC 1065, SPC 1608, or SPC 1608H)
* Humanities/Fine Arts Approved Course 3
Mathematics - One college level course with MAC, MAP, MAS, MGF, MTG or STA prefix 3
* Social & Behavioral Sciences Approved Course 3
PHI 1600 STUDIES IN APPLIED ETHICS 3
     or PHI 1602H
Computer/Information Literacy Competency Requirement

SUPPORT COURSES
(12 credits)
Select 9 credits:
BUL 2131 LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS 3
BUL 2241 BUSINESS LAW I 3
BUL 2242 BUSINESS LAW II 3
GEB 1011 INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS 3
MAN 2340 SUPERVISORY MANAGEMENT 3
REE 1040 REAL ESTATE PRINCIPLES AND LICENSE LAW 4

Select 3 credits:
CHM, ESC, GLYPHY, or PSC prefix


MAJOR COURSES
 (32 credits)
DRAFTING CORE (12 credits)
BCN 1251C CONSTRUCTION DRAWING 3
ETD 1320C INTRODUCTION TO CAD 3
ETD 1340C AUTOCAD II 3
ETD 1350C AUTOCAD III 3-D MODELING 3

DRAWING - Select 3 credits:
ARC 1126C ARCHITECTURAL DRAWING I 3
BCN 1050 BUILDING SPECIFICATIONS 1
BCN 1272 BLUEPRINT READING 2
TAR 2122C ADVANCED CONSTRUCTION DRAWING 3

CODES - Select 3 credits:
BCN 1930 HURRICANE RESISTANT DESIGN FOR RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION 1
BCN 2068 THE A.D.A.: PRIMER FOR CONTRACTORS 1
BCN 2732 OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH (OSHA) STANDARDS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY 1
BCT 1760 BUILDING CODES 2
BCT 2762 RCS-96 HURRICANE CODE 1
BCT 2764 SSTD 10-96 "DEEMED TO COMPLY" 1

MATERIALS - Select 3 credits:
ARC 2461 MATERIALS AND METHODS OF CONSTRUCTION I 3
BCN 1057 RESIDENTIAL HEATING, VENTILATING AND AIR CONDITIONING (HVAC) SYSTEMS 1
BCN 1058 RESIDENTIAL PLUMBING SYSTEMS 1
BCN 1059 RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS 1
BCN 2052 MASONRY CONSTRUCTION METHODS 1
BCN 2053 ROOFING SYSTEMS 1
BCN 2054 CONSTRUCTION SURVEYING METHODS 1
BCN 2055 CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION METHODS 1
BCN 2056 STEEL CONSTRUCTION METHODS 1

WORK EXPERIENCE - Select 3 credits:
BCN 1940 CONSTRUCTION PRACTICUM 3
BCN 2949 CO-OP WORK EXPERIENCE 1-3
TAR 1941 ARCHITECTURAL DRAFTING PRACTICUM 3
TAR 2949 CO-OP WORK EXPERIENCE 1-3

ELECTIVES - Select 8 credits:
ARC, BCN, BCT, ETD, or TAR prefix

TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS

62

C&I 11/24/09 ~ BOT 1/19/10