SRJC Course Outlines

10/28/2020 11:08:28 AMHORT 195A Course Outline as of Fall 2015

Inactive Course
CATALOG INFORMATION

Discipline and Nbr:  HORT 195ATitle:  CAD:LANDSCAPE SITE PLANS  
Full Title:  CAD: Landscape Site Plans
Last Reviewed:3/12/2007

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum1.00Lecture Scheduled1.0017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled17.50
Minimum1.00Lab Scheduled1.006 min.Lab Scheduled17.50
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total2.00 Contact Total35.00
 
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  35.00Total Student Learning Hours: 70.00 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade or P/NP
Repeatability:  00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP
Also Listed As: 
Formerly:  HORT 195.1

Catalog Description:
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Introduction to computer assisted landscape drafting utilizing CAD (computer-aided drafting) software to produce professional quality landscape site plans for residential and small commercial sites. Particular attention given to drafting base plans, building footprints, and other simple hardscape features.

Prerequisites/Corequisites:
Course Completion of HORT 93 and Course Completion of APTECH 46 ( or APTECH 56 or ENGR 56 or ENGR 22) OR Course Completion of HORT 94A ( or AG 94A) and Course Completion of HORT 94B and Course Completion of APTECH 46 ( or APTECH 56 or ENGR 56 or ENGR 22)


Recommended Preparation:

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Introduction to computer assisted landscape drafting utilizing CAD (computer-aided drafting) software to produce professional quality landscape site plans for residential or small commercial sites. Particular attention given to drafting base plans, building footprints, and other simple hardscape features.
(Grade or P/NP)

Prerequisites:Course Completion of HORT 93 and Course Completion of APTECH 46 ( or APTECH 56 or ENGR 56 or ENGR 22) OR Course Completion of HORT 94A ( or AG 94A) and Course Completion of HORT 94B and Course Completion of APTECH 46 ( or APTECH 56 or ENGR 56 or ENGR 22)
Recommended:
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:
Repeatability:00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP

ARTICULATION, MAJOR, and CERTIFICATION INFORMATION

Associate Degree:Effective:Inactive:
 Area:
 
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
CSU Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
 
UC Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
 
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Certificate/Major Applicable: Certificate Applicable Course



COURSE CONTENT

Outcomes and Objectives:
Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:
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Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:
1. Create a new landscape drafting project using the CAD softwareprogram.
2. Prepare a base plan for a landscape drafting project.
3. Place and modify text in a drawing.
4. Plan a site and draft a building footprint.
5. Develop simple site plan drawings using multiple CAD options.

Topics and Scope
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I. Beginning the Project
  A. Adding a project
  B. Default CAD settings
  C. Plot scales
II. Base Plan
  A. Property line input
  B. Property line creation
       1. line construction
       2. connecting construction line end points
       3. annotating lines
  C. Baseline Offsets
  D. Drafting a building footprint
  E. Inserting openings in building footprint
  F. Utility symbols
III. Dimensioning and Labeling
  A. Placing/editing text
  B. Summing areas and lengths by layer
       1. sum area by layer
       2. sum by length of lines

Assignments:
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Skill demonstrations:
1. Produce a base plan.
2. Produce a building footprint and place door and window openings.
3. Produce a site plan.
4. Complete a final project incorporating required elements.
Objective examinations:
5. Midterm and final exam.
Reading:
6. Reading: 5-10 pages per week.

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
0 - 0%
None
This is a degree applicable course but assessment tools based on writing are not included because skill demonstrations are more appropriate for this course.
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
0 - 0%
None
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
60 - 80%
See listed assignments
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
20 - 40%
Multiple choice, True/false, Matching items, Completion, Short answer
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
0 - 0%
None


Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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Instructor prepared materials.

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