Suggested Grade Level:10-12
Term: 1 Year
Suggested Prerequisites: Exploring Technology
Summary of the Course:
The students will explore the exciting world of Computer Aided Design along with traditional design processes and techniques. Computer Aided Design software is used to design everything from jewelry to “T” shirts and from homes and cars to ships and skyscrapers. If you enjoy drawing things or if you’re interested in a career that involves the use of reading plans and designing projects, this course is for you.
... have a knowledge of career opportunities in drafting
... learn basic skills of board drafting
... obtain a working knowledge in the fundamental principles of CAD Mechanical & Architectural Desktop.
... gain a working knowledge of fundamental principles in AutoCAD.
... demonstrate independent work habits.
... explore the fundamentals of drafting design.
... apply drafting skills to design individual project ideas.
Students have the opportunity of taking Drafting as an independent course throughout the school day with the instructor’s approval.
If a student is interested in a specific career, for example, the automotive, construction, or jewelry fields, the course curriculum maybe adjusted for each individual.