CAD (COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN) & ANIMATION
Digitally create 2D drawings and 3D models of real-world products before they’re manufactured.
GRADE: 11 & 12 | DUAL CREDIT OPTION
If you’re interested in Architecture, Mechanical Design or Animation, then this 1 or 2 year program will help prepare you for a future career. Whether your interest is designing a concept car, creating a video game, or constructing a dream home, CAD designers are needed. Students will make detailed drawings, part models and animations to show exact dimensions and specifications of a project. While using state of the art software and even 3D printers for these designs, students will earn college credit. Whether your desire is to work immediately after high school, or work while you’re in college, this program will help you accomplish this goal.
Students can receive Core 40 and a Technical Honors Diploma science credit.
Students enrolled in this course are also eligible for dual credits through Ivy Tech Community College.
- Purdue University
- Ball State University
- Indiana Institute of Technology
- Indiana State University
- Ivy Tech Community College
- Vincennes University
- Landscape Architect
- Interior Designer
- Mechanical Drafter/Designer/ Engineer
- 3D Animator
- Video Game Designer
- And Many More…
Mr. Guinee has his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Purdue Northwest. He worked for many years as a CAD designer and has brought that experience to the classroom for the past 20 years. He makes his classroom fun and exciting! On a personal note, he enjoys PC gaming, pinball, classic cars and PC planes.