2019 - 2020 College Catalog 
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2019 - 2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ARCH 110 - Computer Aided Residential Drawings

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 1.5
Laboratory Hours: 3

Prerequisite(s): None

Restriction(s): None

Corequisite(s): None

This course presents the principles of computer-aided drafting as applied to residential construction drawings. The course focuses on the drawing conventions and building technology related to residential construction. Students will produce a set of fully detailed and dimensioned construction drawings for a moderately complex wood frame residence at the pace of a drawing a week.

Student Learning Outcomes of the Course:
  1. Develop basic Architectural CAD skills
  2. Apply drawing conventions for light frame residential buildings
  3. Produce a set of industry standard working drawings for a small residence including the use of dimensions, notes and symbols on plans, sections and elevation drawings
  4. Apply drawing standards including scale, title, boarder and title blocks to architectural construction documents
  5. Define and explain basic methods and materials of residential construction
  6. Apply standard material sizes and standard material assemblies in residential working drawing