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EGR 140 - Site Plan Drafting

Credits: 3
4 Skills Lab Hours

Prerequisites: EDD 120  

(Formerly CET-140) This course provides training and background to produce civil engineering working drawings using computer-aided drafting techniques. Emphasis will be on site plan development and the preparation of drawings and specifications for land development. The course focus includes: maps, surveys, site plans, utilities, subdivision planning, roads, topography and grading, storm water drainage, sanitary sewer considerations and the basic use of GPS systems.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Identify the software’s user interface process.
  2. Locate points into groups from survey figures.
  3. Interpret parcel information from reports.
  4. Create a survey of a plot of land.
  5. Produce a surface by using established survey points.
  6. Compose an alignment of a roadway.
  7. Diagram a profile of a cross-section.
  8. Generate a corridor using assemblies and intersections.
  9. Calculate grading solutions of a revised site.
  10. Compare different types of gravity fed and pressure pipe networks.
  11. Perform quanitity takeoff and volume calculations.
  12. Assemble plan production tools to create plan and profile sheets.
Listed Topics
  1. The Autodesk Civil 3D interface
  2. Project management
  3. Parcels
  4. Survey
  5. Surfaces
  6. Alignments
  7. Profiles
  8. Corridors
  9. Grading
  10. Pipe networks
  11. Quantity take off/sections
  12. Plan production
Reference Materials
Instructor approved textbook.
Students who successfully complete this course acquire general knowledge, skills and abilities that align with CCAC’s definition of an educated person. Specifically, this course fulfills these General Education Goals:
  • Communication
  • Technological Competence
Approved By: Dr. Quintin B. Bullock Date Approved: 4/10/2020

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