LSC-Montgomery Engineering Design Graphics Technology Department

Course Syllabi

DFTG 1305 McClure, DFTG 1305 Spence:  Technical Drafting
Introduction to the principles of drafting to include terminology and fundamentals, including size and shape descriptions, projection methods, geometric construction, sec¬tions, auxiliary views, and reproduction processes.

DFTG 1309:  Basic Computer-Aided Drafting
An introduction to computer-aided drafting. Emphasis is placed on setup; creating and modifying geometry; storing and retrieving predefined shapes; placing, rotating, and scaling objects, adding text and dimensions, using layers, coordinate systems; and plot/print to scale.

DFTG 2319: Intermediate Computer-Aided Drafting
A continuation of practices and techniques used in basic computer-aided drafting emphasizing and use of prototype drawings, construction of pictorial drawings, construction of 3 dimensional drawings, interfacing 2-D and 3-D environments and extracting data. Creation of batched files, scripted files, customized program menus and extended attributes. Prerequisite: DFTG 1309 or Departmental approval.

DFTG 2321: Advanced Technologies in Architectural Design and Drafting
3 Credits. Use of architectural specific software to execute the elements required in designing standard architectural exhibits utilizing custom features to create walls, windows and specific design requirements for construction in residential/commercial and industrial architecture. Prerequisites: DFTG 1305 and DFTG 1309 or 2319.

Faculty & Staff

Carolyn Poe
Department Chair
Phone: 936.273.7481
Office: F-353

Becky Gustamante
Dean, Instruction
Phone: 936.273.7321
Office: F-355
Faculty Web Site

Jack McClure
Adjunct Faculty

Larry Spence
Adjunct Faculty

John Weikel
Adjunct Faculty