Engineering Computer-Aided Drafting, Associate in Science

The Major in Engineering Computer-Aided Drafting is designed to develop a strong base of knowledge and skills that will serve as a foundation for further study and/or pursuit of a career.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Program completers demonstrate a basic understanding of the relationship between manufacturing technology, engineering measurements, and engineering design.
  2. Program completers are able to create industry standard mechanical and civil drawings of basic complexity.

General Education

Complete one of the following general education patterns:

  • San Joaquin Delta College Associate Degree General Education (AA-GE) pattern (24 units)

Students are advised to double-count courses in the major to also satisfy general education when possible. Course subject credit will be awarded in satisfaction of major and lower division general education requirements, but the units will only be counted once in computing the total number of units for the degree.

Major Requirements - Core

Complete 15 units selected from:

ENGR 001

Introduction to Engineering and Technology


E TECH 011

Engineering Drafting


E TECH 012

Computer-Aided Drafting


E TECH 022

Three Dimensional Modeling


E TECH 031

Fundamentals of Civil Drafting


Major Requirements - Restricted Electives

Complete 3 units selected from:

E TECH 080

Applied Surveying


MECH 015

Machine Tool Process


Minimum Major Units Required: 18

Complete all courses with a grade of "C" or better.

Minimum Degree Units Required: 60