2019-2020 CSN Catalog 
    Sep 24, 2022  
2019-2020 CSN Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CADD Technology, CA [CADD-CT, 30 Total Credits]

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This program provides students with the skills to plan, prepare, interpret technical drafting documents, and create additive manufacturing prototype models. Students develop these skills through computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) workstations and 3D printers. Instruction also includes office standards, ethics, equipment maintenance, and production techniques.


  1. Perform tasks in operating a CADD workstation using industry standard software used in Southern Nevada.

  2. Create Two-Dimensional construction documents and Three-Dimensional solid models using the drafting tools within the CAD software that will apply to their discipline to a degree of 80%.

  3. Practice office standards, techniques and procedures in the workplace to a degree of 80%.

  4. Design projects to their specific discipline of study and create documents and/or solid models to a degree of 80%.

  5. Demonstrate adequate knowledge of mathematics, communications skills, and other core degree requirements. Graduates will be ready to be employed as an entry-level CADD technician.

General Education Requirements (3 Credits)

Communications (3 Credits)

Special Program Requirements (27 Credits)

Digital Literacy Requirement (0-3 Credits)

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