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Technical Program - Computer-Aided Design - Lake Land College, Mattoon, IL

Computer-Aided Design (AAS.CAD)

Associate Degree in Applied Science

Computer-Aided Design (CAD) is a computer graphics based tool that allows drafters, designers and engineers to develop new products faster by automating many complex and tedious design tasks. This program will provide in-depth knowledge and experience in two- and three-dimensional design and drafting. The student will work with state-of-the-art CAD and solid modeling software and hardware. Those earning this degree will be prepared for a career as a CAD designer, mechanical designer, engineering technician or CAD technician.


For more information contact:
Leo Kitten
217-234-5316
lkitten@lakeland.cc.il.us

* There are prerequisites or course requisites for this course
** Electives must be approved by Program Coordinator or Division Chair
one cross Course only offered fall semester
Footnote 2 Course only offered spring and summer semester
Footnote 3 Course only offered spring semester
Footnote 4 Courses offered in odd numbered years only
Footnote 5 Courses offered in even numbered years only
Footnote 6 SOS 050 Human Relations and PSY 271 Introduction to Psychology cannot be used as a social science elective
Footnote 7 Consult Academic Advisor for appropriate course
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2 N/A




First Year
First Semester
TEC 050 Technical Mathematics I (Module 1)
2
TEC 052 Technical Mathematics II (Module 2) *
2
TEC 103 Engineering Graphics
3
CAD 056 CAD I
2
CIS 160 Practical Software Applications *
3
ENG 098 Communications I
3
Social Science Elective
2
  Total Semester Hours:
17
 
Second Semester
TEC 054 Technical Mathematics III (Module 3) *
2
TEC 056 Technical Mathematics IV (Module 4) *
2
CAD 057 CAD II *
3
CAD 059 Special Applications of CAD * +++
3
CIM 060 Computer Numerical Control Machining * +++
3
Design/Drafting Elective
3
  Total Semester Hours:
16
 

Second Year
First Semester
CAD 058 CAD Systems * +
2
CIM 092 Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) * +
3
CAD 060 3D Solid Modeling * +
3
TEC 060 Analytical Mechanics * +
4
HED 178 Responding to Emergencies
2
CAD 062 Introduction to Soldworks
2
  Total Semester Hours:
16
 
Second Semester
TEC 080 Strength of Materials * +++
4
MET 084 Technical Mechanisms * +++
3
CAD 061 3D Parametric Design * +++
3
Social Science Elective
3
Design/Drafting Elective
4
  Total Semester Hours:
17
 

Suggested Electives
Suggested Electives
BCT 062 Architectural Drafting II * +++
4
BCT 076 Architectural Drafting III * +++
4
CAD 062 Introduction to Solidworks * +++
2
CET 080 Map Drafting
3
CET 081 CAD for Civil Engineering * +++
3
CET 082 Civil Drafting +
3
CIS 092 Adobe Illustrator
2
EET 056 Electronics Design and Fabrication
3
MTT 050 Introduction to Machining Procedures
3
CIM 094 Computer Integrated Manufacturing * +++
3
CIM 044 Industrial Robotics +
2
CAD 075 Supervised Occupational Experience *
3
   

Total Program Hours: 66
Last Updated: 11/07/11

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5001 Lake Land Blvd.
Mattoon, IL 61938-9366
(217) 234-LAKE

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