Degree Plans - Engineering Design Technology (AAS)

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The TJC Engineering Design Technology program is where you can translate your ideas into reality and gain well-rounded knowledge in a highly-skilled and technical industry. Designers work with engineers to provide visual guidelines and technical details of machines, buildings, civil structures and more.

Highly skilled faculty guide you through studies in architectural, machine, pipe, civil and structural design.

Our program delivers a strong academic and technical base, giving you the tools and knowledge you will need for immediate employment and laying the groundwork for professional growth.

Catalog Year
2020-2021
Degree Type
AAS
TSI
Complete
Degree Plan
Major Courses 41 Credits

DFTG 1409 Basic Computer-Aided Drafting 

 

DFTG 2440 Solid Modeling/Design

 

TECM 1303 Technical Calculations OR
MATH 1314/1316/1324/1332/1342/2413

 

ITSC 1309 Integrated Software Applications I

 
DFTG 2450 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing  
DFTG 1405 Technical Drafting  
DFTG 1417 Architectural Drafting - Residential  
DFTG 2300 Intermediate Architectural Drafting - Residential  
DFTG 2321 Topographical Drafting  

DFTG 1358 Electrical/Electronics Drafting OR
DFTG 2386 Internship – Drafting and Design Technology/Technician OR
2330 Civil Drafting DFTG 1358 Electrical/Electronics Drafting

 
DFTG 2306 Machine Design  
General Education Requirements 19 Credits
Every Associate of Applied Science degree plan must contain at least 15 semester hours of general education courses. At least one course must be taken from each of the following areas: humanities/fine arts (language, philosophy & culture/creative arts), social/behavioral science (social and behavioral sciences/American history/government/ political science), and natural science/mathematics (life and physical sciences/mathematics). Major Courses: 41
General Education Requirements: 19
Total Semester Hours: 60

Recommended Course Sequence:

First Semester Credit Hours
DFTG 2440 Solid Modeling/Design 4
TECM 1303 Technical Calculations OR
MATH 1314 OR
MATH 1316 OR
MATH 1324 OR
MATH 1332 OR
MATH 1342 OR
MATH 2413
3
EDUC 1300 Learning Framework OR
Social and Behavioral Sciences Core
3
ITSC 1309 Integrated Software Applications I 3
DFTG 1409 Basic Computer-Aided Drafting 4
Second Semester Credit Hours
DFTG 2450 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing 4
DFTG 1405 Technical Drafting 4
DFTG 1417 Architectural Drafting - Residential 4
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
Third Semester Credit Hours
DFTG 2300 Intermediate Architectural Drafting - Residential 3
DFTG 2306 Machine Design 3
PHYS 1405 Elementary Physics I 4
DFTG 2321 Topographical Drafting 3
XXXX x3xx Language, Philosophy and Culture Core OR
Creative Arts Core
3
Fourth Semester Credit Hours
DFTG 1358 Electrical/Electronics Drafting OR
DFTG 2386 OR
DFTG 2330
3
MCHN 1319 Manufacturing Materials and Processes 3
ENGL 2311 Technical and Business Writing 3
SPCH 1321 Bus. & Professional Communication 3
Total Semester Hours 60

Courses titled in bold type represent general education courses.