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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Surveying and Civil Drafting CADD Level II
Major: 5501
First Term: 2009 Fall    Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 27
CIPS Code: 15.1301
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 Survey and Civil Drafting - CADD Level II prepares the student to work as a construction drafting technician for civil engineering, surveying, and construction-related company/agency. The student will be equipped with the knowledge and skills of software applications to perform various construction drafting (computer and board) related responsibilities for surveying, civil engineering, and construction-related work.

Consumer Program Costs and Career Information

Program Notes:
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses in within the program.
+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.

Required Courses
 Credits: 27
+CET101Surveying I3
+CET102Surveying II3
 CNS130Construction Drawing Foundation3
+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
+CNS250Civil Drafting I: Land Development3
+CNS251Civil Drafting II: Land Development3
+CNS252Civil Drafting III: Land Development3
+CNS282ACVolunteerism for Construction: A Service Learning Experience (3) OR 
+CNS290ACConstruction Internship (3) OR 
+CNS296WCCooperative Education (3) OR 
+CNS298ACSpecial Projects (3)3

Program Competencies
1.Identify and apply surveying principles used by drafters and surveyors for documentation and handling of data as the bases for various types of construction process. (CET101, CET102)
2.Draw objects with various methods of documentation and design, using the computer and/or board. (CNS130, CNS230, CNS240)
3.Download surveying data; prepare civil drafting working drawings and documentation for residential and commercial construction. (CNS250, CNS251, CNS252)
4.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. (CNS282AC, CNS290AC, CNS296WC, CNS298AC)