Computer Aided Drafting
Prerequisite: None
Credit: .5 or 1
Grade Level: 9-12

CAD has fast become the standard for industrial drawings. This class teaches drafting technology using a PC and AutoCad software. The student will learn the commands needed to complete a variety of drawings. The student will study many aspects of CAD production including line, arch and circle construction, screen control, snap editing, layering, dimensioning, plotting and printing, and file management. Basic drafting skills would be helpful but not required. This course is designed in part to prepare students for admission to a university.