Spring 2010 Class Schedule (ARC)



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DESGN 100    Introduction to Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CADD)    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to computer-assisted drafting and design (CADD) and basic technical drawing. It covers orthographic and isometric projection concepts, utilizing CADD to produce basic technical drawings and applies the editing commands available in the software. It introduces basic drawings from architecture, mechanical design, electronics and space planning. This course may be taken four times using different software releases.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
Sa        08:00AM-09:40AM LEC K.Chicoine           ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309     23703 
Textbook
Sa        09:50AM-01:55PM LAB K.Chicoine           ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309       
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC G.Aguilar            ARC MAIN Rm 391          23699 Textbook
MW        10:00AM-12:05PM LAB G.Aguilar            ARC MAIN Rm 391            
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC B.Reed               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 311     32355 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-04:35PM LAB B.Reed               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 311       
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC S.Burke-Polana       ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309     26131 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-09:05PM LAB S.Burke-Polana       ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309       
TTh       06:00PM-06:50PM LEC D.Welch              ARC MAIN Rm 391          24935 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-09:05PM LAB D.Welch              ARC MAIN Rm 391            


DESGN 102    Intermediate Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CADD)    3 Units

Prerequisite: DESGN 100 with a grade of "C" or better.
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course emphasizes advanced CADD commands and design graphics drawing principles. Orthographic and isometric projection principles are used for solving missing view problems with CADD as the tool for producing the drawings. Section views for mechanical and architectural applications are covered. Topics encompass architectural design, mechanical design, 3D-drawing, orthographic and isometric projection, sections, developments, attributes, civil drafting, and interior design and space planning. This covers the preparation for professional work skills and advanced design courses. This course may be taken four times using different software releases.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
M         10:30AM-12:35PM LEC R.Schuster           ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309     23711 
Textbook
WF        10:30AM-12:35PM LAB R.Schuster           ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309       
TTh       06:00PM-06:50PM LEC K.Deibert            ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309     24927 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-09:05PM LAB K.Deibert            ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309       


DESGN 300    Introduction to Design Resources    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of the resources that are used in the architectural and engineering professions for design planning, evaluation, and selection. It covers the methods and techniques used to determine human resources, evaluate and select materials for design, and disseminate design information.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC G.Aguilar            ARC MAIN Rm 391          25235 
Textbook



TBA       TBA             LEC G.Aguilar            ARC MAIN Online          27723 Textbook
For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


DESGN 308    Three Dimensional Design-Solids Modeling    3 Units

Prerequisite: DESGN 100, 300, and 320 with grades of "C" or better
Corequisite: DESGN 102
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116; or ESLR 320 and ESLW 320
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course will cover the concepts and applications of three dimensional graphic design using AutoCAD solid modeling, mechanical desktop, and solid works software. Topics include the development and techniques for producing wire frame, surface, and solid models and their application in architectural and mechanical design. This course may be taken 4 times on different software releases.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       01:00PM-01:50PM LEC R.Schuster           ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309     26453 
Textbook
TTh       02:00PM-04:05PM LAB R.Schuster           ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309       


DESGN 310    Graphic Analysis    3 Units

Prerequisite: DESGN 100 with a grade of "C" or better.
Advisory: Design Technology 102.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course covers CADD applications of the orthographic projection and geometric construction principles to solve technical problems as well as graphical analysis of the true length, true shape, true angle in the solution of engineering and architectural problems. This course satisfies the transfer requirements to CSUS for engineering, engineering technology, and design technology students.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        08:00AM-08:50AM LEC R.Schuster           ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309     23691 
Textbook
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LAB R.Schuster           ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309       
F         08:00AM-10:05AM LAB R.Schuster           ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309       


DESGN 320    Three Dimensional Graphics and Design    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGRW 102 or 103, 116 or ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 or placement through assessment process
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course includes instruction and practice in freehand engineering computer and architectural technical expression in various graphic media. Additionally, it will cover the development of design solutions represented in freehand perspectives, 3-D CADD, and various software applications, phototype, mass modeling design projects will be included.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC G.Herrlinger         ARC MAIN Tech Ed 311     23695 
Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-12:05PM LAB G.Herrlinger         ARC MAIN Tech Ed 311       


DESGN 330    Machine Design    4 Units

Prerequisite: DESGN 308 and 310 with grades of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers machine and mechanical system design through the study of mechanical system applications. Basic production documentation is applied to a variety of industrial and commercial products, utilizing orthographics, sections, auxiliaries, tolerance reviews, geometric dimension and tolerancing (GDT), as well as the creation of facility and production plans. Emphasis is placed on the current American National Standards Institute (ANSI) standard for geometric dimension and tolerancing and its application to working drawings. Applications emphasize green technology concerns, such as water and energy conservation in industrial, commercial, or municipal settings.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC R.Schuster           ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309     27725 
Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB R.Schuster           ARC MAIN Tech Ed 309       


DESGN 360    Commercial Engineering Design and Drafting    5 Units

Prerequisite: DESGN 102 and 310 with a grade of "C" or better.
Advisory: Design Technology 320.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course employs individual and group exercises simulating typical design and engineering problems in structures, land planning, and environmental systems in buildings. Design solutions are presented by freehand, manual drafting, and CADD application. The course includes both individual and team design problems.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        10:45AM-12:05PM LEC G.Herrlinger         ARC MAIN Tech Ed 311     28125 
Textbook
MW        07:30AM-10:35AM LAB G.Herrlinger         ARC MAIN Tech Ed 311       


DESGN 405    Advanced Computer-Aided Drafting and Design (CADD)    3 Units

Prerequisite: DESGN 340 or 360 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This course emphasizes the study of electronic graphical data development, manipulation techniques, and research data retrieval within the areas of architectural and mechanical, and civil engineering applications. Data base development is applied to various technical design problems incorporating the design process. This course may be taken four times on different software versions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC G.Aguilar            ARC MAIN Rm 391          27085 
Textbook
MW        02:30PM-04:35PM LAB G.Aguilar            ARC MAIN Rm 391            

Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: May 17, 2010