Architecture/Engineering Department
Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)

Architecture/Engineering SLOs

Architecture

Associate in science degree in Architecture Design (Datatel code AS.ARCHD.D)
The purpose of this program is to educate students on the study of architecture for transfer and for employment goals.

SLO#1. communicate architectural concepts using graphic conventions and representational methods.

SLO#2. demonstrate an understanding of drawing methods and graphic compositional techniques.

SLO#3. construct physical models of architectural elements and spaces.

SLO#4. demonstrate an understanding of building components, structures and systems in relation to design.

SLO#5. identify notable architects, design concepts, canonical buildings and precedents in architecture.

SLO#6. identify the historical and contemporary role of architects in the profession and related design fields.


Associate in science degree in Architecture Technology (Datatel code AS.ARCHT.D)
The purpose of this program is to prepare students for work in architectural offices.

SLO#1. communicate architectural concepts using graphic conventions and representational methods.

SLO#2. demonstrate an understanding of drawing methods and graphic compositional techniques.

SLO#3. construct physical models of architectural elements and spaces.

SLO#4. demonstrate an understanding of building components, structures and systems in relation to design.

SLO#5. identify notable architects, design concepts, canonical buildings and precedents in architecture.

SLO#6. identify the historical and contemporary role of architects in the profession and related design fields.


Certificate of achievement in Architecture Technology (Datatel code CA.ARCHI.D)
The purpose of this program is to prepare students for work in architectural offices.

SLO#1. communicate architectural concepts using graphic conventions and representational methods.

SLO#2. demonstrate an understanding of drawing methods and graphic compositional techniques.

SLO#3. construct physical models of architectural elements and spaces.

SLO#4. demonstrate an understanding of building components, structures and systems in relation to design.

SLO#5. identify notable architects, design concepts, canonical buildings and precedents in architecture.

SLO#6. identify the historical and contemporary role of architects in the profession and related design fields.


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Computer Technical Support

Associate in science degree in Computer Technical Support (Datatel code AS.CTS.D)
The purpose of this program is to prepare students for working as computer technicians and computer network technicians.

SLO#1. troubleshoot and repair computer hardware problems.

SLO#2. troubleshoot and repair computer software problems related to operating systems, application programs and printer systems.

SLO#3. troubleshoot and repair computer network problems.


Certificate of achievement in Computer Technical Support (Datatel code CA.CTS.D)
The purpose of this program is to prepare students for working as computer technicians and computer network technicians.

SLO#1. troubleshoot and repair computer hardware problems.

SLO#2. troubleshoot and repair computer software problems related to operating systems, application programs and printer systems.

SLO#3. troubleshoot and repair computer network problems.


Certificate of accomplishment in Computer Technical Support (Datatel code CC.CTS.D)
The purpose of this program is to prepare students for working as computer technicians and computer network technicians.

SLO#1. troubleshoot and repair computer hardware problems.

SLO#2. troubleshoot and repair computer software problems related to operating systems, application programs and printer systems.

SLO#3. troubleshoot and repair computer network problems.


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Construction

Associate in science degree in Construction - Construction and Building Inspection (Datatel code AS.CNSBI.D)
SLO#1. interpret the codes related to the construction industry.

SLO#2. identify code-compliant construction in buildings.

SLO#3. identify types of zoning used in a jurisdiction.

SLO#4. write knowledgeable correction notices.

SLO#5. apply construction terminology.

SLO#6. identify the effects of various governmental agencies involved in the construction industry on a construction project.

SLO#7. interpret blueprints and specifications.


Associate in science degree in Construction - Construction Management (Datatel code AS.CNMGT.D)
SLO#1. estimate materials cost (quantity survey).

SLO#2. apply construction terminology.

SLO#3. schedule sequences of construction projects.

SLO#4. identify the effects of various governmental agencies involved in the construction industry on a construction project.

SLO#5. interpret blueprints and specifications.


Associate in science degree in Construction - Construction Supervision & Superintendency (Datatel code AS.CSSUP.D)
SLO#1. estimate materials cost (quantity survey).

SLO#2. apply construction terminology.

SLO#3. schedule sequences of construction projects.

SLO#4. identify the effects of various governmental agencies involved in the construction industry on a construction project.

SLO#5. interpret blueprints and specifications.

SLO#6. utilize instruments used in surveying.


Certificate of achievement in Construction and Building Inspection (Datatel code CA.CNSBI.D)
SLO#1. interpret the codes related to the construction industry.

SLO#2. identify code-compliant construction in buildings.

SLO#3. identify types of zoning used in a jurisdiction.

SLO#4. write knowledgeable correction notices.

SLO#5. apply construction terminology.

SLO#6. identify the effects of various governmental agencies involved in the construction industry on a construction project.

SLO#7. interpret blueprints and specifications.


Certificate of achievement in Construction Management (Datatel code CA.CNMGT.D)
SLO#1. estimate materials cost (quantity survey).

SLO#2. apply construction terminology.

SLO#3. schedule sequences of construction projects.

SLO#4. identify the effects of various governmental agencies involved in the construction industry on a construction project.

SLO#5. interpret blueprints and specifications.


Certificate of achievement in Construction Supervision and Superintendency (Datatel code CA.CSSUP.D)
The purpose of the program is to prepare students to supervise projects in the construction field.

SLO#1. estimate materials cost (quantity survey).

SLO#2. apply construction terminology.

SLO#3. schedule sequences of construction projects.

SLO#4. identify the effects of various governmental agencies involved in the construction industry on a construction project.

SLO#5. interpret blueprints and specifications.

SLO#6. utilize instruments used in surveying.

SLO#7. use oral and written communication skills in managing and supervising construction projects.


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Electrical/Electronics Technology

Associate in science degree in Electrical/Electronics Technology (Datatel code AS.ELTEC.D)
The purpose of this program is to prepare students for work as electricians or electronics technicians.

SLO#1. solve electrical circuit problems using Ohm's law.

SLO#2. build and troubleshoot electrical / electronics circuits at an apprenticeship level.

SLO#3. program Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs).


Certificate of achievement in Electrical/Electronics Technology (Datatel code CA.ELT.D)
The purpose of this program is to prepare students for work as electricians or electronics technicians.

SLO#1. solve electrical circuit problems using Ohm's Law.

SLO#2. build and troubleshoot electrical/electronics circuits at an apprenticeship level.

SLO#3. program Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs).


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Energy Systems

Associate in science degree in Energy Systems - Photovoltaic (Datatel code AS.ES.D)
The purpose of this program is to prepare students for employment as photovoltaic system installers, sales people, or photo voltaic system designers.

SLO#1. install a ground mount photovoltaic system.

SLO#2. install a roof mounted photovoltaic system.

SLO#3. design a roof mounted photovoltaic system.


Associate in science degree in Energy Systems - Solar Thermal (Datatel code AS.ESST.D)
The purpose of this program is to prepare students for work as thermal solar system installers, sales people or service/repair technicians.

SLO#1. install and configure flat panel solar thermal water systems.

SLO#2. install and configure evacuated tube solar thermal water systems.

SLO#3. troubleshoot and repair solar thermal water systems.


Certificate of achievement in Energy Systems - Photovoltaic (Datatel code CA.ESPV.D)
The purpose of this program is to prepare students for work as photovoltaic system installers, sales people or photovoltaic system design.

SLO#1. install a ground mount photovoltaic system.

SLO#2. install a roof mounted photovoltaic system.

SLO#3. design a roof mounted photovoltaic system.


Certificate of achievement in Energy Systems - Solar Thermal (Datatel code CA.ESST.D)
The purpose of this program is to prepare students for work as solar thermal system installers, sales people or service/repair technicians.

SLO#1. install and configure flat panel solar thermal water systems.

SLO#2. install and configure evacuated tube solar thermal water systems.

SLO#3. troubleshoot and repair solar thermal water systems.


CTE rule

Engineering

Associate in science degree in Civil Engineering (Datatel code AS.ENGCV.D)
SLO#1. apply the skills and knowledge acquired to analyze issues, solve problems, and critically evaluate a proposal or a process.

SLO#2. use appropriate quantitative tools to answer scientific questions, represent data, and document scientific findings.

SLO#3. demonstrate effective communication with fellow team members, the public, and members of the scientific community, using written, oral, and visual communication methods.

SLO#4. safely and appropriately use standard laboratory or field equipment to make precise and reliable measurements.


Associate in science degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering (Datatel code AS.ENGEC.D)
SLO#1. apply analysis tools and computer tools in problem solving.

SLO#2. identify interdisciplinary aspects of engineering projects.

SLO#3. apply software engineering principles and procedures.

SLO#4. do computer algorithm development using C and C++ techniques.

SLO#5. understand the operation and control of electrical measuring equipment.

SLO#6. use computer programming skills to develop software for automation, decision making and control of equipment.

SLO#7. develop test software for evaluation of digital circuits.

SLO#8. analyze the operation of small scale digital and analog circuits.

SLO#9. design simple operational amplifier circuits.

SLO#10. demonstrate nowledge of magnetism and its applications in the design of transformers and actuators.

SLO#11. assemble and test digital and analog circuits from circuit diagrams.


Associate in science degree in Mechanical Engineering (Datatel code AS.ENGMC.D)
SLO#1. apply the skills and knowledge acquired to analyze issues, solve problems, and critically evaluate a proposal or a process.

SLO#2. use appropriate quantitative tools to answer scientific questions, represent data, and document scientific findings.

SLO#3. demonstrate effective communication with fellow team members, the public, and members of the scientific community, using written, oral, and visual communication methods.

SLO#4. safely and appropriately use standard laboratory or field equipment to make precise and reliable measurements.


Associate in science degree in Civil Design Drafting Technology (Datatel code AS.ETCDT.D)
SLO#1. use technical drafting principles to develop technical drawings.

SLO#2. interpret construction blueprints.

SLO#3. use geometric construction and descriptive geometry to solve geometric problems.

SLO#4. create 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional Computer Aided Drawings (CAD).

SLO#5. interpret Global Positioning data.

SLO#6. measure land forms using ground surveying equipment.

SLO#7. apply trigonometry to math problems.

SLO#8. apply the basic laws of physics to everyday situations.


Certificate of achievement in Civil Drafting, CAD (Datatel code CA.CDCAD.D)
SLO#1. apply civil drafting principles to interpret and develop civil engineering maps.

SLO#2. interpret construction blueprints.

SLO#3. create 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional Computer Aided Drawings (CAD).

SLO#4. interpret Global Positioning data.

SLO#5. measure land forms using ground surveying equipment.

SLO#6. use general computer software such as Microsoft Word and Excel.

SLO#7. apply trigonometry to math problems.


Certificate of achievement in Civil Design Drafting Technology (Datatel code CA.CDDT.D)
SLO#1. use technical drafting principles to develop technical drawings.

SLO#2. interpret construction blueprints.

SLO#3. use geometric construction and descriptive geometry to solve geometric problems.

SLO#4. create 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional Computer Aided Drawings (CAD).

SLO#5. interpret Global Positioning data.

SLO#6. measure land forms using ground surveying equipment.

SLO#7. apply trigonometry to math problems.

SLO#8. apply the basic laws of physics to everyday situations.


Certificate of accomplishment in Computer Aided Drafting & Digital Media for Engin & Archi (Datatel code CC.CADDM.D)
SLO#1. create 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional Computer Aided Drawings (CAD).

SLO#2. interpret construction blueprints and architectural plans (with Option A: civil engineering emphasis).

SLO#3. calculate data collected from land surveying (with Option A: civil engineering emphasis).

SLO#4. interpret simple technical drawings (with Option B: manufacturing emphasis).

SLO#5. construct 3-Dimensional models using parametric software (with Option C: CAD design emphasis).


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Apprenticeship: Plumbing

Associate in science degree in Plumbing (Datatel code AS.PLUMB.D)
SLO#1. discuss the role the plumber plays in a safe work site.

SLO#2. apply mathematical formulae used in plumbing.

SLO#3. demonstrate knowledge of the hazards of cross connection in the potable water system.

SLO#4. use the proper method to install medical gas piping.

SLO#5. explain the responsibilities of the many agencies, departments, and specific districts that require variances or permits for construction.

SLO#6. demonstrate advanced worksite operations including T-drilling, hot taps, and freeze pipe installation.


Certificate of achievement in Plumbing (Datatel code CA.PLUMB.D)
SLO#1. discuss the role the plumber plays in a safe work site.

SLO#2. apply mathematical formulae used in plumbing.

SLO#3. demonstrate knowledge of the hazards of cross connection in the potable water system.

SLO#4. use the proper method to install medical gas piping.

SLO#5. explain the responsibilities of the many agencies, departments, and specific districts that require variances or permits for construction.

SLO#6. demonstrate advanced worksite operations including T-drilling, hot taps, and freeze pipe installation.


Certificate of accomplishment in Plumbing (Datatel code CC.PLUMB.D)
SLO#1. discuss the role the plumber plays in a safe work site.

SLO#2. apply mathematical formulae used in plumbing.

SLO#3. demonstrate knowledge of the hazards of cross connection in the potable water system.

SLO#4. use the proper method to install medical gas piping.


CTE rule

Apprenticeship: Steamfitting

Associate in science degree in Steamfitting (Datatel code AS.STMFT.D)
The purpose of the program is to prepare students to work in the steamfitting industry.

SLO#1. discuss safety harness practices during rigging.

SLO#2. apply mathematical formulas for calculating travel on a spool.

SLO#3. demonstrate knowledge of using a band saw.

SLO#4. use proper method in fabricating a copper spool.

SLO#5. explain the responsibilities of a journey person with regards to training an apprentice on the job.

SLO#6. demonstrate use of tubing benders.


Certificate of achievement in Steamfitting (Datatel code CA.STMFT.D)
The purpose of the program is to develop the skills needed to work in the Steamfitter industry.

SLO#1. demonstrate proper isometric drawing technique.

SLO#2. apply mathematical formula for calculating load weight on pipe.

SLO#3. use the proper method to cut a steel plate, using an OXY/ACT torch.

SLO#4. explain proper brazing technique for copper.

SLO#5. demonstrate proper knot tying.

SLO#6. demonstrate proper preparation for a beveled coupon.


SLOs updated Apr 22, 2014 12:50:00 PM

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