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Engineering Design Technology, A.A.S.

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Requirements

The Associate in Applied Science Degree is a "job ready" degree and applies the technical and functional elements of several Drafting and Design fields. Students will take courses in the fundamentals of drafting and design, industry standard two-dimensional and three-dimensional software, Architectural Design, Civil Design and Surveying, Electrical Design, Mechanical Design, and Structural Steel Detailing and Design. Students will take other supporting classes and advanced courses in a minimum of two specialty areas of their choosing.

Total Program Credits: 65

General Education Requirements:   19 Credits
ENGLISH  3
  ENGL 1010 Introduction to Academic Writing (3)  
or ENGH 1005 Literacies and Composition Across Contexts (5)  
or MKTG 220G Written Business Communication WE (3)  
MATHEMATICS   
  EGDT 1600 Technical Math--Algebra 3
or MATH 1050 College Algebra (4)  
or MATH 1055 College Algebra with Preliminaries (5)  
  EGDT 1610 Technical Math--Geometry/Trig 3
or MATH 1060 Trigonometry (3)  
HUMANITITES/FINE ARTS/FOREIGN LANGUAGE  3
  PHIL 2050 Ethics and Values (3)  
 or Any approved Humanities, Fine Arts, or Foreign Language Distribution Course   
SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE  3
  Any approved Social Science  
BIOLOGY OR PHYSICAL SCIENCE   
  PHYS 1010 Elementary Physics 3
PHYSICAL EDUCATION/HEALTH/SAFETY OR ENVIRONMENT  1
  Any approved Physical Education, Health, Safety or Environment Course   
Discipline Core Requirements:   37 Credits
  EGDT 1010 Electrical Drafting and Design 3
  EGDT 1020 3D Architectural Modeling 3
  EGDT 1040 Fundamentals of Technical Engineering Drawing 3
  EGDT 1070 3 Dimensional Modeling--Inventor 3
or EGDT 1071 3 Dimensional Modeling--Solidworks  (3)  
  EGDT 1100 Architectural Drafting and Desig 3
  EGDT 1200 Mechanical Drafting 3
  EGDT 1300 Structural Drafting 3
  EGDT 1400 Surveying Applications and Field Techniques I 3
  EGDT 2020 Descriptive Geometry 3
  EGDT 2040 Piping Drafting 2
  EGDT 2600 Applied Structures I - Statics 3
  EGDT 2610 Applied Structures II - Strength of Materials 3
  EGDT 285R AEC Design Lecture Series 0.5
  EGDT 2860 Cooperative Correlated Instruction/SkillsUSA 0.5
  EGDT 2870 Portfolio and Career Preparation 1
Elective Requirements:    9 Credits
Choose a minimum of three courses from the following list for a minimum of 9 credits:  9
  EGDT 2010 Advanced Electrical--CAD (2)  
  EGDT 2100 Architecture Materials and Methods (3)  
  EGDT 2200 Advanced Mechanical (3)  
  EGDT 2300 Advanced Structural--CAD (3)  
  EGDT 2400 Surveying Applications and Field Techniques II (3)  
  EGDT 2500 3 Dimensional Modeling--Civil 3D (3)  
  EGDT 281R Internship (1)  

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Completion of a minimum of 65 semester credits.
  2. Overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above. (Departments may require a higher GPA.)
  3. Residency hours-- minimum of 20 credit hours through course attendance at UVU.
  4. Completion of GE and specified departmental requirements, including a portfolio and exit interview.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
EGDT 1040 Fundamentals of Technical Engineering Drawing 3
EGDT 1020 3D Architectural Modeling  3
EGDT 1400 Surveying Applications and Field Techniques I 3
EGDT 285R AEC Design Lecture Series 0.5
EGDT 1600 Technical Math - Algebra 3
or  
MATH 1050 or MATH 1055 College Algebra (4.0) or College Algebra with Preliminaries
EGDT 1070 3 Dimensional Modeling - Inventor 3
or  
EGDT 1071 3 Dimensional Modeling - Solidworks
ENGL 1010 Introduction to Writing 3
or ENGH 1005 or  
MKTG 220G Written Business Communication WE
   
  Written Business Communication WE
  Semester total: 18.5
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
EGDT 1010 Electrical Drafting and Design 3
EGDT 1100 Architectural Drafting and Design 3
Soc/Beh Sci Social Science 3
EGDT 2860 Cooperative Correlated Instruction/SkillsUSA 0.5
EGDT 1610 Technical Math - Geometry/Trig 3
or  
MATH 1060 Trigonometry (3.0)
PHIL 2050  Ethics and Values
  Semester total: 15.5
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
EGDT 1200 Mechanical Drafting 3
EGDT 1300 Structural Drafting 3
EGDT 2020 Descriptive Geometry 3
EGDT 2040 Piping Drafting 2
EGDT 2600 Applied Structures I - Statics 3
EGDT Elective EGDT Elective 3
  Semester total: 17
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
EGDT 2610 Applied Structures II - Strength of Materials 3
EGDT 2870 Portfolio and Career Preparation 1
Phys Ed/Health/Safety or Environment   1
EGDT Elective EGDT Elective 3
PHYS 1010 Elementary Physics 3
EGDT Elective EGDT Elective 3
  Semester total: 14
  Degree Total 65

Department

Architecture and Engineering Design

The Architecture & Engineering Design department is in the College of Engineering & Technology. To find the most up-to-date information from the Architecture & Engineering Design department, visit their website.

Architecture & Engineering Design department

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