2012-2013 CCBC College Catalog

Computer Aided Drafting/Design

CADD 101 – 3 Credits
Introduction to CADD

Introduces basic two-dimensional drafting principles, practices utilizing Computer-Aided Drafting/Design (CADD) techniques, and covers CADD software structure and features. Discusses creation of CADD drawings using standard techniques and uses AutoCAD software. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions. Lab fee: $10.00

CADD 102 – 3 Credits
Intermediate AutoCAD

Includes advanced editing techniques, manipulations of dimensioning variables, creating template drawings, and drawing strategies. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Course offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: CADD 101 or written permission from program coordinator required

CADD 103 – 3 Credits
CAD Engineering Drawing I

Teaches vocabulary, construction techniques, standards, conventions, and visualization techniques to create and read engineering drawings with computer-aided design (CAD) software. Includes technical sketching and interpreting various types of engineering drawing. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisite: CADD 101 or written permission from program coordinator required Lab fee: $10.00

CADD 105 – 3 Credits
Intro CADD/Engineering Drawing

CADD 106 – 1 Credit
Self-Paced Computer Aided Design

Emphasizes the generic use of the microcomputer as a CAD tool. Introduces students to the user interface and basic commands of the system. 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions. Lab fee: $10.00

CADD 111 – 3 Credits
CAD Applications - MicroStation

Exposes students to applications in CAD and provides opportunities to broaden knowledge of graphics manipulation to create fully developed 3-D designs and output using Micro Station software in a variety of design disciplines. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisite: CADD 101. Lab fee: $10.00

CADD 121 – 3 Credits
Customizing AutoCAD

Emphasizes custom designing software for individual user needs and applications; includes file management functions, ascribing and editing of blocks, writing macros, scripts, and Auto LISP programs. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Course offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisite: CADD 101 or permission of program coordinator Lab fee:$10.00

CADD 131 – 3 Credits
CAD Management

Provides the basic skills necessary to manage a PC CAD-based operation emphasizing assembly of components for a PC system, including hardware and software configurations and organizing and maintaining the CAD filing system. Provides overview of various types of PC operating systems. 3 lecture hours per week. Note: Course offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisite: CADD 101 or written permission from program coordinator required Lab fee: $10.00

CADD 141 – 3 Credits
AutoCAD 3D

Studies three-dimensional (3D) CAD techniques and applications with emphasis on increasing productivity in the creation and editing of 3D models using AutoCAD software. Includes wireframe modeling, surfacing, shading, and 3D primitives of solids, plotting 3D models, generating solids, and Auto LISP routines that aid in 3D construction. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisite: CADD 101 or written permission from program coordinator required Lab fee: $10.00

CADD 151 – 3 Credits
Technical Animation

Introduces computer graphics to produce maximum impact animated presentations for business, engineering, scientific, architectural, educational, training, or sales purposes. Includes modeling, 3D editing, animating, rendering, texture mapping, cameras, and lighting. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions. Lab fee:$10.00

CADD 152 – 3 Credits
Intermediate Rendering and Technical Animation

Teaches the production of engineering and architectural renderings and animated presentations for business, educational, and sales purposes. Includes creating the illusion of detail; animating and rendering Auto CAD files; scanning images; using clip models, bitmaps, and animations; applying sound to animations; and transferring animations to VHS tape. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Course offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: CADD 151 Lab fee: $10.00

CADD 153 – 3 Credits
Comparative CAD Software

CADD 154 – 3 Credits
Introduction to GIS

Introduces students to the concepts, science, and theory of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and geospatial analysis. Students work with current version of ArcGIS. A real world GIS project will be developed. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Same as GEOA 101. Credit can be earned for one course only. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisites: ENGL 051 or ESOL 042 and RDNG 051 or ESOL 044; or ACLT 052. Lab Fee: $30.00

CADD 201 – 3 Credits
CAD Specialization - MicroStation

Increases knowledge and facility using Micro Station software to reinforce the concepts of reference files, cells, and level symbology. Explores customizing techniques used to increase productivity and the software's modeling and rendering tools. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Course offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisite: CADD 111

CADD 202 – 3 Credits
CAD Building Information Modeling(BIM)-Revit

Introduces production of 2D architectural drawings on a CAD system. Includes basic CAD terminology, concepts, and system principles and examines storage, retrieval, data extraction, and plotting procedures. Architectural Desktop is used in this course. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Course offered every fall, spring and may be offered during additional sessions.

Prerequisites: CADD 101 and CONT 101 (prerequisite or corequisite.) Lab fee:$10.00

CADD 216 – 3 Credits
CAD Specialization-Electronic

CADD 226 – 3 Credits
Architectural Computer-Aided Design Applications

Continues topics studied in CADD 202 and extends to three-dimensional design studies and preparation of presentation drawings. Discusses creation of new designs by modeling existing database drawings and "part-libraries" using the same software package used in CADD 202. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Course offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisite: CADD 202 or equivalent experience. Offered Fall semester only Lab fee:$10.00

CADD 231 – 3 Credits
AutoLISP

Introduces a programming language used to develop advanced drawing and customizing techniques designed to increase productivity in AutoCAD. Discusses basic principles of AutoLISP programming. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Offered fall semester only.

Prerequisites: CADD 101 and CADD 121. Lab fee:$10.00

CADD 241 – 3 Credits
CAD Engineering Drawing II

Continues topics introduced in CADD 103. Explores advanced vocabulary, construction techniques, standards, conventions and visualization techniques needed to create and read engineering drawings. Includes theories of various types of pictorial, auxiliary, and developmental drawings. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Course offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisites: CADD 101 and CADD 103 Lab fee: $10.00

CADD 242 – 3 Credits
Solid Modeling

Focuses on the nature of solid modeling as contrasted with traditional two-dimensional techniques emphasizing mechanical applications. Includes development and editing of solid entities, importing and exporting models, and use of solid models in manufacturing situations. NOTE: Course offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisite: Current experience with two-dimensional CADD software , CADD 101, or written permission from program coordinator required Lab fee: $10.00

CADD 243 – 3 Credits
Intermediate Solid Modeling

Continues practices and techniques developed in CADD 242, Solid Modeling. Covers advanced modeling techniques, parametric dimensioning, complex geometry, and assemblies. NOTE: Course offered less than once a year.

Prerequisite: CADD 242 or written permission from program coordinator required Lab fee: $10.00

CADD 251 – 3 Credits
Computer-Aided Civil Applications

Introduces students to CAD civil engineering techniques and applications through the use of a customized package. Includes subdivision design, grading, roads, parking lots, drainage, sewerage, water mains, erosion and sediment control, earthwork quantities (cut and fill), and cost estimation. 2 lecture hours and 3 laboratory hours per week. NOTE: Course offered once a year (fall or spring).

Prerequisite: CADD 101, SURV 101, or written permission from instructor required Lab fee: $10.00