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2022-2023 General Catalog 
2022-2023 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CAD 194 - Architectural Modeling

Last Date of Approval: Fall 2019

2 Credits
Total Lecture Hours: 15
Total Lab Hours: 30
Total Clinical Hours: 0
Total Work-Based Experience Hours: 0

Course Description:
Students will use computer software to develop digital representations of architecture and construction. Students will learn about working in computer aided design environments, including concepts and techniques of geometry construction and placement, dimensioning, and media preparation and presentation.

Recommended(s): Computers will be used daily in this course. Students who do not have experience using computers should not attempt this course until having first completed a course in basic computer use.
Prerequisites/Corequisites: None

Mode(s) of Instruction: traditional/face-to-face

Credit for Prior Learning: There are no Credit for Prior Learning opportunities for this course.

Course Fees: None

Common Course Assessment(s): Modeling/Drawing exercise as determined by the Program Coordinator

Student Learning Outcomes and Objectives:
  • Define terms and concepts of architecture
  • Utilize architectural principles in the computer-aided design process
  • Apply relevant mathematical principles to industrial problems

Course Objectives

  • Recognize and define elements of architecture
  • Utilize 3D design software for architectural goals
  • Develop digital models of urban environments
  • Develop digital and hard copy output
  • Analyze and solve problems using mathematics

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