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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Architectural Detailing CADD Level III
Major: 5352
First Term: 2009 Fall    Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 33
CIPS Code: 15.1303
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: College-Specific
Occupational Area: Architecture and Construction
Instructional Council: Drafting (24)
GPA: 2.00

Detailed Program Information

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Architectural Detailing CADD Level III prepares students to work as architectural detailers within architectural firms/agencies. This certificate develops student knowledge and skills required to perform residential and commercial detailing responsibilities via computer and/or board drafting.

Consumer Program Costs and Career Information

Program Notes:
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for each course listed in the "Required Courses" area.
+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.

Required Courses
 Credits: 33
+ARC161Residential Architecture Drafting3
+ARC162Advanced Residential Architecture Drafting3
+ARC163Commercial Architecture Drafting3
+ARC164Advanced Commercial Architecture Drafting3
+ARC225Fundamentals of Architectural Detailing3
+ARC226Advanced Architectural Detailing3
+ARC282ACVolunteerism for Architecture: A Service Learning Experience (3) OR 
+ARC290ACArchitecture Internship (3) OR 
+ARC296WCCooperative Education (3) OR 
+ARC298ACSpecial Projects (3)3
 CNS130Construction Drawing Foundation3
 CNS180Building Construction Methods, Materials, & Equipment3
+CNS230Computer Aided Design & Drafting (CADD) 3D for Construction and Architecture (CADD II)3
+CNS240Advanced Computer Aided Design & Drafting (CADD) for Construction and Architecture (CADD III)3

Program Competencies
1.Compose architectural working drawings and specifications for residential construction, using the board and the computer as the tools. (ARC161, ARC162)
2.Compose architectural working drawings and specifications for commercial construction, using the board and the computer as the tools. (ARC163, ARC164)
3.Explain reasons for detail drawing certain areas of construction project. (ARC225)
4.Prepare detail drawings for wood, steel and concrete construction. (ARC226)
5.Work as a member of a team, and apply concepts learned in other courses in an internship assignment in a public, private, and/or non-profit agency. (ARC282AC, ARC290AC, ARC296WC, ARC298AC)
6.Draw objects with various methods of documentation and design, using the computer and/or board. (CNS130 CNS230, CNS240)
7.Identify and describe common methods, materials, and equipment used in construction. (CNS180)