Computer-Aided Design and Drafting
In Waubonsee's computer-aided design and drafting (CAD) discipline, you'll learn 2-D, 3-D, and solid modeling using a variety of industry acclaimed software packages, including Autodesk products such as AutoCAD 2-D, 3-D, Inventor, Revit and more. Solid modeling and parametric design are taught using SolidWorks. You may choose an area of emphasis in mechanical drafting, 3-D modeling or architectural drafting and can earn credit through an internship.
Waubonsee has three state-of-the-art CAD labs in which students learn everything from basic drafting to rapid prototyping and reverse engineering. Among the auxiliary pieces of equipment are two rapid prototyping machines and a 3-D laser scanner.