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ARC 121 Architectural Drafting I (3 credits) Introduces techniques of architectural drafting, including lettering, dimensioning, and symbols. Requires production of plans, sections, and elevations of a simple building. Studies use of common reference material and the organization of architectural working drawing. Lecture 2 hours, Laboratory 3 hours, Total 5 hours per week.
ARC 122 - Architectural Drafting II (3 credits)
Introduces techniques of architectural drafting, including lettering, dimensioning, and symbols. Requires production of plans, sections, and elevations of a simple building. Studies use of common reference material and the organizatiohn of architectural working drawings. Requires development of a limited set of working drawings, including a site plan, related details, and pictorial drawings. Part II of II. Credit will not be awarded for both ARC 122 and ARC 124. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 5 hours per week.
ARC 210 Introduction to Computer Aided Drafting (2 credits) Gives overview of use of computers as applied to architectural drawing. Covers software capability of the system by generating, moving, editing, or deleting the basic elements. Use CRT keyboard, table/menu, and other items that make up the system. Lecture 1 hour, Laboratory 3 hours, Total 4 hours per week. ARC 211 Computer Aided Drafting Applications (2 - 3 credits) Utilizes computer’s hardware and software to create orthographic and pictorial drawings. Requires creation of working drawings by adding the necessary sections, dimensions, and notes to the computer generated views. Prerequisite ARC 210 or equivalent. Lecture 1-2 hours, Laboratory 2-3 hours. Total 3-5 hours per week. ARC 255 Construction Estimating (2 credits) Requires preparation of detailed material quantity surveys from plans and specifications for commercial construction. Discusses cost, bid, and contract procedures. Lecture 2 hours per week.
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