Oct 14, 2019  
2019-2020 Course Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Course Catalog

Digital Fabrication Technology Certificate


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Total Credits: 16

Major Number: 5822
CIP Code: 15.1302

Program Description

This certificate is designed for individuals interested in learning more about automation and manufacturing technologies and systems. Students enrolled in ECAD, Engineering, Math and Science programs/disciplines may benefit from a technical set of courses designed to prepare graduates for entry level employment or continuing education in technical/engineering fields. Additionally, this certificate serves as the entrance into the ECAD program. Graduates may gain employment in firms’ R&D, model shops or prototype departments.

Program Prerequisites

Course placement into college-level English and Reading OR completion of ENGL 0950  with a grade of C or higher OR completion of RDNG 0940  with a grade of C or higher and qualifying English Placement Exam OR completion of RDNG 0950  with a grade of C or higher and ENGL 0090  with a grade of C or higher OR completion of ESOL 0051  with a grade of C or higher and ESOL 0052  with a grade of C or higher; minimum course placement into MATH 0070 , or completion of MATH 0030  with a grade of C or higher.

Special Instructions

None

Program Requirements


Total Credits: 7


Career/Occupational Elective Requirements


Select credits sufficient to reach 16 credit total.

Other electives may be selected with instructor consent, by academic petition

Total Credits: 9


MnTC/General Education Requirements


None

MnTC Elective Requirements


None

Additional Elective Requirements


None

Additional Requirements


None

Program Information


General Requirements for Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates

See Century College Policy 3.17.0.1

Program Note

None

Transfer, Articulation Agreements, and Partnerships

See the Century College website for information regarding transfer.
This program is intended primarily for employment preparation rather than transfer to a four-year institution. Some courses may not transfer to a number of four-year colleges. If you are considering the possibility of transfer, you may wish to talk with your advisor, counselor, or program instructor before registering to discuss your goals, look at programs designed for transfer, and develop a plan.

Program Learning Outcomes

At the end of this program students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate proficiency with modern industrial processes and material
  2. Demonstrate proficiency using engineering drafting software
  3. Demonstrate proficiency using tools, instruments, and testing devices
  4. Demonstrate proficiency in the ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems

Program Contact Information

Jeff Jahnke 651.773.1730 Room 1295 East

Sample Plan


Please note that this is a sample course sequence. Individual schedules will vary depending upon student needs, goals, and availability. Students are recommended to meet with their advisor, counselor, or faculty program instructors to create an individualized plan that includes prerequisites and application requirements. For detailed program information see the Century College website. This information is subject to change.

Semester 1


Total Credits: 16


Note


This information is subject to change. Changes and updates are posted on century.edu

Century College is a member of the Minnesota State system. We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and educator. This document can be available in alternative formats to individuals with disabilities by calling 651.779.3354 or 1.800.228.1978 x 3354.

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