Autodesk Logo
DIGITAL DESIGN GRAPHICS TECHNOLOGY
Napa Valley College • Bldg. 3900
Gary Strommen Program Coordinator
(707) 256-7526 • Contact Gary Strommen
Jump to a course:

Fee-Based:
Revit Architecture
10/14/2014 - 11/6/2014

Fall 2014:
Web-Advisor:
DDGT 110
DDGT 120
DDGT 230
DDGT 240
 
Fall 2014 Schedule
All courses use the latest release of Autodesk products.

Fee-Based:  Autocad Fundamentals*
Meeting Info: 8/19/2014 - 9/11/2014 Lec/Lab
Tuesdays and Thursdays
06:00PM - 09:50PM, 3900 Bldg, Room 3902
Faculty: G. Strommen
Non-Credit Course: 0 Credits - Student will receive an Autodesk Certificate of Training upon successful completion of the course.
Description: This course teaches the beginning Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) user the beginning fundamentals of using the latest release of the AutoCAD software program.  The user interface, drawing aids, drawing & editing commands, layers, blocks, drawing annotation, dimensioning, and outputting drawing files to hard-copy are covered.
 
         
Top of Page  
Fee-Based:  Inventor Intro to Solid Modeling*
Meeting Info: 9/16/2014 - 10/9/2014 Lec/Lab
Tuesdays and Thursdays
06:00PM - 09:50PM, 3900 Bldg, Room 3902
Faculty: G. Strommen
Non-Credit Course: 0 Credits - Student will receive an Autodesk Certificate of Training upon successful completion of the course.
Description: This course instructs users in best usage approaches for parametric design philosophy through a hands-on, practice-intensive curriculum.  Users acquire the knowledge needed to complete the process of designing models from conceptual sketching, through to solid modeling, assembly design, and drawing production.
   
         
Top of Page  
Revit Architecture Fundamentals*
Meeting Info: 10/14/2014 - 11/6/2014 Lec/Lab
Tuesdays and Thursdays
06:00PM - 09:50PM, 3900 Bldg, Room 3902 `
Faculty: E. Tumlin
Non-Credit Course 0 Credits
Student will receive an Autodesk Certificate of Training upon successful completion of the course.
Description: Revit Building Essentials.  This course teaches the architectural designer how to utilize the AutoDesk Revit application to create multi-directional associationally driven 3D architecture which is translated into 2D plan sets.  Topics covered include progression from massing as a schematic design tool into design development and through the automatic creation of construction documents including parametrically associated schedules.
   
         
Top of Page  
Section Name:  DDGT-110-51398 (51398)
Technical Drawing Fundamentals
Meeting Info: 08/18/14 - 12/20/14 Lec/Lab
Mondays and Wednesdays
01:00PM - 03:15PM, 3900 Bldg, Room 3902
Faculty: G. Strommen
Credits: 3.00
Description: An entry level course for students with little or no technical drawing experience.  Topics covered include drafting standards, drawing scales, geometric constructions, orthographic projection, sectioning, computer-aided drafting (CAD) applications using the latest version of AutoCAD.
   
         
Top of Page  
Section Name:  DDGT-120-818 (818)
Digital Design Graphics Technology 1
Meeting Info: 08/18/14 - 12/18/14 Lec/Lab
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
08:45PM - 12:20PM, 3900 Bldg, Room 3902
Faculty: G. Strommen
Credits: 7.00
Description: The first of a four course series in the Digital Design Graphics Technology A.S. Degree program.  Drafting fundamentals are covered that include national and international drafting standards, geometric constructions, orthographic projections, dimensioning, sectioning, auxiliary views, Computer-aided drafting fundamentals, and three-dimensional modeling.  All coursework is done using the latest release of the AutoCAD software program.
   
         
Top of Page  
Section Name:  DDGT-230-64497 (64497)
Digital Architecture Drafting & Design - Residential
Meeting Info: 08/19/14 - 12/18/14 Lec/Lab
Tuesdays + Thursdays
1:00PM - 5:15PM, 3900 Bldg, Room 3902
Faculty: G. Borchardt
Credits: 6.00
Description: A study of the digital graphic representation used by the architectural field, building codes, symbology, floor plans, sectional views, foundation plans, roof framing plans, specifications, interior/exterior elevations, computer animated walk-throughs and fly-bys as relates to residential architecture and design.
   
         
Top of Page  
Section Name:  DDGT-240-64499 (64499)
Digital Design Graphics and Technology 3
Meeting Info: 08/18/14 - 12/18/14 Lec/Lab
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
08:45M - 12:20PM, 3900 Bldg, Room 3902
Faculty: G. Strommen
Credits: 7.00
Description: A third of a four course series in the Digital Design Graphics Technology A.S. Degree program.  Study of modeling, materials, lighting, and animation of three-dimensional (3D) models and scenes.  Editing 3D objects, lofting objects, utilize particle systems, create cameras, perform video post operations, timing of multiple object animations within a scene.  Study of traditional pictorial drawing types, and biped character animation.
   
         
Top of Page   Materials
* Students should be prepared to pay $341.00 for Fee - Based courses.  Lab fees and materials included in price.
Enrollment information for Fee-Based courses HERE.