Computer Aided Drafting Architecture Certificate - Academic Plan
The Computer Aided Drafting certificate prepares the students for advanced levels of computer aided design within industry, utilizing the latest hardware and software releases. The certificate may be completed within one year. This certificate prepares students to perform 2D and 3D design including customization and AutoLISP programming with their CAD system. Students may choose from an area of design concentration including architecture, mechanical design or interior design.
Total Credits = 32
|Required Courses - Major Courses||Credits||Pre or Co Requisites Required||Course Availability Fall?||Course Availability Spring?||Course Availability Summer?|
|AEC 1250 - Architectural Design and Modeling||4||No||Yes||Yes||No|
|AEC 1510 - Building Materials||3||No||Yes||Yes||No|
|CAD 1101 - Computer Aided Drafting/2D I||3||Yes||Yes||Yes||No|
|CAD 1102 - Computer Aided Drafting/2D II||3||Yes||Yes||Yes||No|
|CAD 2402 - Computer Aided Drafting/Custom||3||Yes||Yes||Yes||No|
|CAD 2400 - Computer Aided Drafting/3D||3||Yes||Yes||Yes||No|
|CAD 2220 - Revit Architecture||3||No||Yes||Yes||No|
|CAD 2404 - AutoLISP Programming||3||Yes||Yes||No||No|
|CIS 1018 - Intro to PC Applications||3||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|MAT 1150 - Technical Mathematics||4||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
Recommended Course Sequence (Full-Time Track)
Recommended Course Sequence (Part-Time Track)
- All courses require student version software downloads (free) to a personal computer. Pleae note, drafting software performs better on a Windows computer.
- Course availability is subject to change.
- Recommended courses may be listed above for certain electives; consult with the Academic Advising Office (advising [at] arapahoe [dot] edu or 303.797.5664) for additional elective recommendations.
- Refer to 2022/2023 catalog for specific requirements and important information about this certificate.