Computer-Aided Design

This course deals with advanced competency-based instruction where students will be prepared to design and draw architecture and structural plans in construction. Students will have develop advanced skills in drafting layout, CAD editing techniques, dimensioning and visual presentation using AutoCAD and Sketchup. Furthermore, they will learn how to prepare virtual 3-D models and how to render them with color, light and shadows. Projects will involve architectural, engineering applications. Individual Plates will be given for them to apply their design concepts using the latest technology in their field of specialization.