|NVCC 2003-2004 Catalog|
|Drafting Specialization AN|
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Purpose: This curriculum is designed to provide individuals with skills, knowledge, and techniques to obtain employment as a drafter in any of the many architectural or engineering firms and other organizations requiring drafting and design professionals. This degree offers a broad range of drafting experiences. With technical electives each individual is offered the opportunity to emphasize a particular drafting area of interest.
Internships are available through Cooperative Education and students are encouraged to participate to complement academic preparation.
Total credits for the A.A.S. Degree in Engineering Technology with a Specialization in Drafting = 67-69.
To graduate from a degree program, students entering NVCC Fall 1999 or later must demonstrate computer competency skills as described in the Degree Requirements section of the Instructional Programs of this catalog.
1 MTH 163-164, 6 cr., may be substituted for MTH 166.
2 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK 205, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.
3 The social science elective may be selected from the following: economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology (includes anthropology). Students planning to transfer should consider taking HIS 101-102 or HIS 111-112.
4 The SPD elective may be selected from the following: SPD 100, 110, 115, 126, and SPD 229.
5 Technical electives may be selected from ARC, CIV, DRF, or ETR prefixes. MEC 210 (which is offered only on Annandale Campus) may also be selected.
6 Or select HIS 102, 111-112, 255, or 256 with approval of faculty advisor.
7 CIV courses are offered only on the Alexandria campus.
8 MEC 118 is offered only on the Annandale campus.
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