Program Outcome


 A student successfully completing this program will be able to do the following:
 
  • Convert verbal or written ideas into a highly specific form as dictated by industry standards. 
  • Demonstrate basic computer operations and file management. 
  • Demonstrate general drafting practices using both hand tools and CAD.
  • Use drawing media, related drafting materials and equipment. 
  • Use basic measurement systems and add correct annotation to drawing.
  • Identify line styles and weights. 
  • Recognize various geometric constructions and the use of the drafting procedures in their construction.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of ergonomic considerations. 
  • Create 3D models and customize the CAD software environment.
  • Recognize the proper terms of materials used in building construction, their use, and methods of installation. 
  • Use basic surveying instruments to accurately measure relative positions of existing objects and location of objects for construction.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of construction management which includes contracts, specifications, bonding, estimating, and scheduling. 
  • Participate as a productive member of a team.
  • Research, apply, and demonstrate new skills. 
  • Demonstrate oral, written, and non-verbal communication skills in an organized and coherent manner.
  • Apply critical thinking skills to a variety of disciplines. 
  • Identify relevant details, facts and specifications.
  • Identify, analyze and solve problems. 
  • Recognize and use learning techniques to apply and adapt new knowledge/skills in familiar, unfamiliar and changing situations.
  • Break complex problems (or processes or projects) into component parts and consider or organize the parts in a systematic way. 
  • Acquire accurate information to make appropriate decisions.
  • Work with applications in technology to produce the desired results. 
  • Demonstrate self-directed learning skills.
  • Demonstrate oral, written, and non-verbal communication skills in an organized and coherent manner. 
  • Gather and analyze scientific data and apply strategic and adaptive reasoning skills to the life science or physical sciences.
  • Demonstrate quantitative reasoning skills. 
  • Communicate effectively with peers, customers, technical support staff, and supervisors through verbal and written modes.
  • Demonstrate a sensitivity and an appreciation of cultural, social, political, and historical facets of our civilization.