Drafting and Graphics Technology (Architectural Technology) - Associate of Applied Science

Students must complete all University degree requirements, which include: General Education requirements and elective credits to total at least 60 credits. Developmental coursework will not count towards the degree requirements and/or elective credits, but may be needed in order to take the necessary English and Mathematics coursework.

Prefix Title Credits
General Education
Choose one course from four of the following six content areas for a total of 12-14 credits 1, 212-14
Area I: Communications
Area II: Mathemathics
Area III: Science
Area IV: Social/Behavioral Science
Area V: Humanities
Area VI: Creative and Fine Arts
General Education Elective 23-4
Core Curriculum Requirements
DRFT 112Drafting Concepts/Computer Drafting Fundamentals I4
DRFT 113Drafting Concepts/Computer Drafting Fundamentals II4
DRFT 130General Building Codes3
DRFT 143Civil Drafting Fundamentals3
DRFT 176Solid Modeling, Rendering and Animation3
DRFT 180Residential Drafting3
DRFT 181Commercial Drafting3
DRFT 288Portfolio Development3
Approved DRFT Elective4
Program Concentration Coursework
DRFT 160Construction Take-Offs and Estimating3
DRFT 230Building Systems Drafting3
DRFT 240Structural Systems Drafting3
Approved DRFT Electives6
Total Credits60-63

A Suggested Plan of Study

Additional classes may be needed based on placement test results and course prerequisites. Visit with an advisor for help with creating a customized plan.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
DRFT 112 Drafting Concepts/Computer Drafting Fundamentals I 4
DRFT 130 General Building Codes 3
Approved DRFT elective 2
GEN Ed course - One course from Areas I-VI 1, 2 3
 Credits12
Spring
DRFT 113 Drafting Concepts/Computer Drafting Fundamentals II 4
DRFT 160 Construction Take-Offs and Estimating 3
GEN Ed course - One course from Areas I-VI 1, 2 3
GEN Ed course - One course from Areas I-VI 1, 2 3-4
Approved DRFT elective 2
 Credits15-16
Second Year
Fall
DRFT 143 Civil Drafting Fundamentals 3
DRFT 180 Residential Drafting 3
DRFT 230 Building Systems Drafting 3
GEN Ed course - One course from Areas I-IV 1, 2 3-4
Approved DRFT Elective 3
 Credits15-16
Spring
DRFT 176 Solid Modeling, Rendering and Animation 3
DRFT 240 Structural Systems Drafting 3
DRFT 288 Portfolio Development 3
DRFT 181 Commercial Drafting 3
General Education Elective - Any "G" course 2 3-4
Approve DRFT Elective 3
 Credits18-19
 Total Credits60-63