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LSC-Montgomery Engineering Design Graphics Technology Department

Engineering Design Graphics Technology

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

Name Phone Office
Deborah Ellington
Dean of Instruction
936.273.7274 Deborah.N.Ellington@LoneStar.edu F-252
Dr. Maureen Loiacano
Department Chair
936.273.7273 Maureen.L.Loiacano@LoneStar.edu F-244
John Weikel
Adjunct Faculty
Faculty Web Site
N/A John.A.Weikel@LoneStar.edu N/A
Larry Spence
Adjunct Faculty
Faculty Web Site
936.231.7716 Larry.E.Spence@LoneStar.edu N/A
Jack McClure
Adjunct Faculty
Faculty Web Site
936.231.7628 Jack.P.McClure@LoneStar.edu N/A