Engineer Design Graph (DFTG)
DFTG 1305 Technical Drafting 3 Credits (2 Lec, 4 Lab)
This course is an introduction to the principles of drafting to include terminology and fundamentals, including size and shape descriptions, projection methods, geometric construction, sections, and auxiliary views.
DFTG 1409 Basic Computer-Aided Drafting 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course in an introduction to computer-aided drafting with an emphasis 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.
DFTG 1417 Architectural Drafting-Residential 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course focuses on architectural drafting procedures, practices, terms, and symbols, including preparation of detailed working drawings for residential structures with emphasis on light frame construction methods.
DFTG 1433 Mechanical Drafting 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
DFTG 1445 Parametric Modeling and Design 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
DFTG 2317 Descriptive Geometry 3 Credits (2 Lec, 4 Lab)
This course focuses on developing graphical solutions to problems involving points, lines, and planes in space.
DFTG 2338 Final Project - Advanced Drafting 3 Credits (2 Lec, 4 Lab)
This is a drafting course in which students participate in a comprehensive project from conception to conclusion. Department chair approval required.
DFTG 2386 Internship-Drafting and Design Technology/Technician 3 Credits (0 Lec, 18 Lab)
This is a work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills and concepts. A learning plan is developed by the college and the employer. An Internship may be either paid or unpaid. The college does not contract with companies to provide employment. Finding a suitable drafting position is the responsibility of the student. The student must acquire a minimum of 288 hours of supervised, work-based drafting or engineering-related experience during the semester to successfully complete the course. The job description for the work site must relate to the general curriculum of the Engineering Design Graphics department. Department chair approval required.
DFTG 2402 Machine Drafting 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
DFTG 2406 Machine Design 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course covers the theory and practice of design and includes projects in problem solving, including press fit, bolted and welded joints, and transmission components.
DFTG 2407 Electrical Drafting 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
DFTG 2408 Instrumentation Drafting 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course will include a study of principles of instrumentation applicable to industrial applications, fundamentals of measurement and control devices, currently used ISA (Instrumentation Society of America) symbology, and basic flow sheet layout and drafting practices.
DFTG 2421 Topographic Drafting 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
DFTG 2423 Pipe Drafting 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course is a study of pipe, fittings, symbols, specifications and their applications to a piping process system, including the creation of symbols and their usage in flow diagrams, plans, elevations, and isometrics.
DFTG 2428 Architectural Drafting-Commercial 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course focuses on architectural drafting procedures, practices, governing codes, terms and symbols including the preparation of detailed working drawings for a commercial building, with emphasis on commercial construction methods.
DFTG 2430 Civil Drafting 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course is an in-depth study of drafting methods and principles used in civil engineering.
DFTG 2431 Advanced Technologies in Architectural Design and Drafting 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course focuses on the use of architectural specific software to execute the elements required in designing standard architectural exhibits utilizing custom features to create walls, windows and specific design requirements for construction in residential/commercial and industrial architecture.
DFTG 2432 Advanced Computer-Aided Drafting 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course covers application of advanced CAD techniques.
DFTG 2435 Advanced Technologies in Mechanical Design and Drafting 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course will focus on the use of parametric-based software for mechanical design for advanced modeling and analysis.
DFTG 2440 Solid Modeling/Design 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This is a computer-aided modeling course that includes development of three-dimensional drawings and models from engineering sketches and orthographic drawings and utilization of three- dimensional models in design work.
DFTG 2445 Advanced Pipe Drafting 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course is a continuation of pipe drafting concepts building on basic principles acquired in pipe drafting.
DFTG 2450 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course is a study of Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing, according to standards, application of various geometric dimensions and tolerances to production drawings.
DFTG 2457 Advanced Technologies in Pipe Design and Drafting 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course focuses on advanced design and production techniques using specialized process plant based design software.
DFTG 2458 Advanced Machine Design 4 Credits (3 Lec, 3 Lab)
This course covers design process skills for the production of a complete design package, which includes jig and fixture design, extrusion dies, and injection mold design.