Course Outlines

Drafting I — IDES 1111

  1. Course Description
    • Credits: 4.00
    • Lecture Hours/Week: 3.00
    • Lab Hours/Week: 1.00
    • OJT Hours/Week: 0
    • Prerequisites: None
    • Corequisites: None
    • MnTC Goals: None
    This course covers basic skills for generating and reading manual and computer-aided drawings for design and construction. Students will learn industry graphic standards for 2-dimensional drawings, including line quality and drawing nomenclature. Industry standard formatting for various drawing types and sheet sizes will be addressed.
  2. Course Effective Dates: 8/27/12 – Present
  3. Outline of Major Content Areas
      As noted on course syllabus
  4. Learning Outcomes
    1. Demonstrate architectural lettering
    2. Demonstrate industry standard line quality
    3. Draft a dimensioned floor plan
    4. Draft a floor plan
    5. Draft appliance symbols
    6. Draft electrical symbols
    7. Draft elevations
    8. Draft lighting and switch symbols
    9. Draft plumbing fixture symbols
    10. Draft telecommunication symbols
    11. Draft title block
    12. Draft various line types and weights
    13. Identify AutoCAD Model Space
    14. Identify architectural drafting symbols
    15. Identify architectural sheet sizes
    16. Identify contract documents
    17. Identify detail drawings
    18. Identify drafting paper types
    19. Identify drafting tools
    20. Identify elevation drawings
    21. Identify line types and line weights
    22. Identify schedules
    23. Identify section drawings
    24. Identify title block
    25. Identify uses and benefits of CAD
    26. Maintain drafting desk
    27. Plot electronic drawing file
    28. Use architectural scale
    29. Use drafting tools
    30. Utilize ACAD draw commands
    31. Utilize ACAD inquiry commands
    32. Utilize ACAD layer properties manager
    33. Utilize ACAD modify commands
    34. Utilize ACAD properties commands
    35. Utilize ACAD view commands
    36. Utilize correct file management
    37. Utilize prototype drawing file
  5. Minnesota Transfer Curriculum Goal Area(s) and Competencies
  6. Learner Outcomes Assessment
      As noted on course syllabus
  7. Special Information
      None noted