COMPUTER-AIDED DESIGN AND DRAFTING -- CAD/CAM-CNC
(Level I Certificate)
Eastfield and Mountain View only
- Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
- Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.
Degree Plan Code: C1.CADD.CAM/CNC.10
This certificate has been developed to provide skills for entry-level CADD positions as well as skills needed in the machining industry and the manufacturing specialists who require training necessary for the integration of CAD and the CNC machines. Students enrolled in this program will learn the basics of CADD, how to set up and operate machinery such as mills and lathes, and will also be trained in the programming of CNC.
||Blueprint Reading and Sketching
||Special Topics in Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD OR
||Parametric Modeling and Design
||Intermediate Machining II
||Advanced Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
||Advanced Technologies in Mechanical Design and Drafting
|Minimum Hours Required
NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.