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Printed on 7/8/2020

Computer Applications in Automation New

20-628-8 Certificate (C) 3 Credits Not Financial Aid Eligible Locations*: Appleton, Online

*If general education courses are required, they may be available at multiple locations.

This certificate is a great starting point to gain new skills in computer software applications used in industrial automation settings. You’ll read blueprints while designing and drawing objects with AutoCAD and use Microsoft Office for foundational skills necessary as a technician.

COURSE LIST

Course list for reference only. Current students please refer to your individualized program plan or see your advisor.
**Outside effort hours are an estimate based on state standards, and may vary from person to person.

Course Title
Course
Number
Credits
Instructional
Hours
Outside Effort
Hours**
Prior Learning
Credit Eligibility
AutoCAD Fundamentals
10-628-187
1Credit
27
27
27 hours in class and estimate 27 hours outside of class. Teaches students to draw, edit, dimension, and plot drawings with the AutoCAD software.
Blueprint Reading & AutoCAD
10-628-188
1Credit
27
27
27 hours in class and estimate 27 hours outside of class. Introduces students to reading both electrical schematics and mechanical prints, while utilizing the AutoCAD software.
Coreq: AutoCAD Fundamentals (10628187)
Technical Software Essentials
10-660-181
1Credit
27
27
27 hours in class and estimate 27 hours outside of class. Introduces students to the Microsoft Office family of products. Students will create and edit Word documents, Excel spreadsheets, and Access databases.

Expected Competencies


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