2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 237

D-237 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
D–CourseDescriptions
COMPUTERAIDEDDRAFTINGANDDESIGN
Technical Drafting III
CADD 142
3.00 - 4.00
Prerequisite: CADD 140. Coursemay be taken concurrentlywithCADD 140.
Covers descriptive geometry and electronic drafting. Advances concepts introduced inCADD 141 through project oriented problem
solving. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher
Education (NSHE).
Special Topics inCADD
CADD 198
1.00 - 6.00
Prerequisite: None
Various short courses and experimental classes covering a variety of subjects. The coursewill be variable credit of one-half to six credits
depending on the course content and number of hours required. The coursemay be repeated for up to six credits. This coursemay not
transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
AdvancedComputerAidedDrafting
CADD 200
3.00 - 4.00
Prerequisite: CADD 105 and 140.
An advanced course providing instruction and skill development on advanced features ofCADD.Emphasiswill be onAlternate
DimensioningPractices,AdvancedTexting andFormatting, AdvancedDynamicBlockProperties and an introduction to solidmodeling.
CADDProject
CADD 210
3.00 - 4.00
Prerequisite: CADD 100 and 140.
Each studentwill complete a project thatwill increase his/herCAD skills. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or
sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
SolidModelingandParametricDesign
CADD 245
3.00 - 4.00
Prerequisite: CADD 100 and 105.
This coursewill introduce the student to 3D and solidmodeling on aCAD system. Studentswill draw and solve graphic problems on a
CAD system.
CADCustomization I
CADD 255
3.00 - 4.00
Prerequisite: CADD 100 and 105.
Abasic course in customizingAutoCAD software. By using lecture aswell as hands-on exercises, youwill learn how tomakeAutoCAD
more efficient and productive on an individual basis (screen appearance, pull-downmenus, accelerator keys, tool bar groups and dialog
boxes).
CADCustomization II
CADD 256
3.00 - 4.00
Prerequisite: CADD 100 and 105.
Abasic course in customizingAutoCAD software. By using lecture aswell as hands-on exercises, youwill learn how tomakeAutoCAD
more efficient and productive on an individual basis (tabletmenus, line types,multi-line types, hatch patterns, intro to autolisp and script
files).
Internship inCADD
CADD 290
1.00 - 6.00
Prerequisite: None
Acourse designedwherein studentswill apply knowledge and skills to real on- the-job situations in a program designed by a company
official and a faculty advisor tomaximize learning experiences. Available to studentswho have completedmost Core andMajor
requirements and have a 2.5G.P.A. Contact the instructor for the application, screening and required skills evaluation. Up to 8 semester
hour creditsmay be earned on the basis of 75 hours of internship for 1 credit.May be repeated for up to 6 credits. This coursemay not
transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
Capstone/Assessment
CADD 299
1.00 - 3.00
Prerequisite: None
This coursewill be a final assessment of each student anddetermine their preparedness for jobmarketability. Each studentwillwrite a
resume, develop a portfolio, demonstrate growth on the program post-test and apply for graduation. This coursemay not transfer to a
baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
COMPUTERANDOFFICETECHNOLOGY
Computer Keyboarding I
COT 101
1.00 - 3.00
Prerequisite: None
This course involves developing basic skills for touch typing keyboard proficiency on computers. Elementaryword processing functions
are introduced. Development of speed and accuracy skills are an integral part of this course. Basic computer operations are introduced for
using the keyboarding software. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in the
NevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).

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