Engineering Graphics & Mechanical Design

Center for Career & Technical Education
CCD.edu/EngineeringGraphics

Community College of Denver currently offers three certificates in engineering graphics and mechanical design.

  

Inventor

**This program is not eligible for federal student aid.**

This one-semester certificate provides currency and skill upgrade training for individuals working in the field or individuals in a related field wishing to obtain Inventor skills beyond the entry level. Drafting graduates whose skills are dated and wish to update should use one of these 6 credit hour certificates to gain those skills required in industry. Students with little or no background in AutoCAD should not select this program.

PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Meet with program chair or academic advisor. Call to make an appointment.

COURSE MAP

CAD 240Inventor I/Autodesk3
CAD 244Advanced Inventor3
Total Credits6

  

Solidworks

**This program is not eligible for federal student aid.**

This one-semester certificate provides currency and skill upgrade training for individuals working in the field or individuals in a related field wishing to obtain Solidworks skills beyond the entry level. Drafting graduates whose skills are dated and wish to update should use one of these 6 credit hour certificates to gain those skills required in industry. Students with little or no background in AutoCAD should not select this program.

PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Meet with program chair or academic advisor. Call to make an appointment.

COURSE MAP

CAD 255SolidWorks/Mechanical3
CAD 259Advanced Solidworks3
Total Credits6

  

Scanned Input 3D Modeling

**This program is not eligible for federal student aid.**

This 7 credit hour certificate covering both 3D printing and 3D scanning and modeling is designed for students who have completed the Associate of Applied Science in engineering graphics/mechanical designer or for CAD designers with established 3D parametric modeling skills. The first class, 3D Printing, will provide you with the ability to blend the virtual and real design worlds together through the use of 3D CAD Modeling and 3D Printing. The second class, 3D Scanning and Modeling, exposes you to 3D scanning and modeling. Students will manipulate various types of 3D scanning technology and create CAD models using scanning software and other CAD programs

PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Meet with program chair or academic advisor. Call to make an appointment.

COURSE MAP

CAD 2623D Printing/Additive Manufacturing3
CAD 2643D Scanning and Modeling4
Total Credits7