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  Sep 21, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog

Architectural Technology - CAD/BIM Certificate


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A 40 10 0 C2

The Architectural Technology CAD/BIM Certificate is intended for design professionals seeking to establish or upgrade skill sets in Computer Aided Drafting, 3-D CAD Design, and Building Information Modeling. Students will obtain credits in courses offering basic AutoCAD, Sketchup Pro 8 and Revit software applications. This certificate can be completed in 2-3 semester and all this certificate’s courses can be applied toward the AAS degree. To earn the Architectural Technology CAD/BIM Certificate, a student must complete at least 14 credit hours in a prescribed course of study.

Program Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of the CAD/BIM certificate, the graduate should be able to:

  • Create basic 2-D drawings in AutoCAD 2013
  • Create BIM databases and models in AutoDESK Revit 2013
  • Create a materials list for the Building Information Model database
  • Create 3-D electronic presentation models in Sketchup Pro

Fall Semester I


Total Credits: 3


Total Credits: 9


Summer Semester I


Total Credits: 5


Total credit hours required for certificate: 17


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