APSC 130 Technical Drafting and Computer-Aided Design




In this hands-on lab-based course students will be introduced to hand drafting and computer-aided drafting techniques applied to engineering designs. Although it is intended for students in the Engineering programs, this course will be of interest to any discipline that involves the design of materials, structures, devices, systems, or processes according to specified criteria. Students will learn to communicate technical material in graphical form, and to read, understand, and produce basic engineering drawings. In addition, students will become familiar with some of the conventions and practices of graphical communication.


Math Placement Test (Calculus MPT) or Pre-calculus 12 or MATH 105 or BMTH 054

Course Notes

APSC 130 is an approved Science and Technology course for Cap Core requirements. APSC 130 is an approved Experiential course for Cap Core requirements.

APSC 130 is an approved Quantitative/Analytical course for baccalaureate degrees. APSC 130 is an approved Science course.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).


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