2017 - 2018 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

5104/0  Computer-Assisted Drafting (CAD)Technology:Architectural Applications Triple Period

1..5 credit per semester

This course is an introduction to Computer-Assisted Drafting (CAD) Technology as it applies to architectural drawings. The major focus is the mastering of AutoCAD commands and drawing techniques needed in the field of architecture/design/construction. Topics include drawing shapes and constructions, editing operations that increase productivity, dimensioning and using text, creating symbols, and plotting. Students create a series of drawings with the final assignment being a set of plans.

Architectural Drafting Techniques
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit
Triple period

Special Program or Cluster Designations:
  • Career Clusters and Career and Technology Education - Construction & Development
  • Thomas Edison HS of Technology - Construction and Development Cluster
  • Additional Course Information:

Computer-Assisted Drafting (CAD)Technology:Architectural Applications Triple Period

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