Skill Certificate in Autodesk AutoCAD for Architecture

Division: Industry & Technology

Students completing this certificate will acquire knowledge and skills related to creating and appraising architectural applications (2D and 3D) utilizing the Autodesk AutoCAD for Architecture computer software.

Program Outcomes

  • Create and appraise architectural applications (2D and 3D) utilizing the Autodesk AutoCAD for Architecture computer program.

Career Opportunities

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be prepared for employment in the following jobs: Architectural CAD Technician/Draftsperson.

Required Certificate Courses (10 Units)10
Introduction to CAD
Architectural Detailing
Construction Documents
Total10

Coursework in DRFT 114 shall be completed utilizing the Autodesk AutoCAD computer software. Coursework in ARCH 161 and ARCH 163 shall be completed using the Autodesk AutoCAD for Architecture computer software.

Other related certificates are offered through the Drafting Technology Department.

The Skill Certificate requirements include completion of the certificate courses with a “C” or better grade in each course. Required and support courses may be substituted with the approval of the Industry & Technology Division Chair.