Computer Aided Design and Drafting Technology - CAD Product Design Option (CAD.PDO.CT)
Engineering/Manufacturing and Industrial Technology
Auburn Hills Campus
This program leads to a certificate with a specialization in CAD Product Design. Program graduates are prepared for occupations and careers in manufacturing industries. Reverse engineering and rapid prototyping further enhance the learning experience.
The Product Design option focuses on the foundation in utilizing the computer as a tool in engineering analysis, design, machine tool, robotics, industrial technology, and manufacturing systems. Students will apply knowledge of systems, software configurations and design principles in solving increasingly complex product design problems involving various manufacturing materials.
P20 Articulation Students: Students who have completed P20 articulation programs may apply for advanced placement. Detailed information may be obtained through your high school counselor.
|CAD 1101||Introduction to CAD||4|
|CAD 1105||Animation Design||3|
|or CAD 2105||Simulation for Design and Manufacturing||3|
|CAD 1201||Introduction to Engineering Graphics||4|
|CAD 14501||Drafting and Design Co-op Internship||3|
|CAD 2102||Fundamentals of Part Design and Its Applications||4|
|CAD 2151||Introduction to Generative Surface Design||4|
|DDT 1000||Fundamentals for the Drafting Industry||3|
|MAT 1150||Intermediate Algebra (or higher level except MAT 1525, MAT 2530 or MAT 2540)||4|
|Required Supportive Courses|
|CAD 2000||Animation Design II||3|
|CAD 2110||Unigraphics I||3|
|CAD 2131||Product Design||4|
|CAD 2190||Unigraphics II||3|
|CAD 2340||Tool and Die Design||4|
|CAD 24501||Advanced Drafting and Design Co-op Internship||3|
|DDT 1150||Descriptive Geometry||3|
|Total Credit Hours||52|
A minimum cumulative 2.00 grade point average (GPA) overall is required for graduation.