Cabinetmaking, Diploma (CA12)

Diploma

Program Chair: Ken Robison

Program Description: The Cabinetmaking program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for careers in cabinetmaking and related fields. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisitions, retention and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of cabinetmaking theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive a diploma and have the qualification of cabinetmaker.

Length of Program: Four (4) Semesters

Locations offered:
Moultrie (Industrial Drive)

Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will demonstrate the proper and safe use of power tools.
  • Students will build a drawer from a set of plans.
  • Students will install plastic laminate according to a set of shop drawings.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admission criteria.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A program advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Cabinetmaking, Diploma.

Credits Required for Graduation: 56 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

Curriculum Credits

General Education Courses

8

ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I 3
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics 3
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relat & Prof Dev 2

Institutional Credit

3

COLL 1500 Student Success 3

Occupational Courses

37

COFC 1011 OverviewBuildgConstrPractMater 3
COFC 1050 Constr Print Reading Fund 3
CABT 1080 Cabinet Design and Layout 3
CABT 1110 Wood Joints and Fastening 5
CABT 1114 Cabinet Components 3
CABT 1116 Cabinet Assembly I 5
CABT 1117 Cabinet Assembly II 5
CABT 1118 Door, Drawer and Hardware Installation 2
CABT 1120 Laminates and Veneers 2
CABT 1122 Cabinet Finishing and Installation 3
CABT xxxx Occupationally-Related Elective 3

AND

3

COFC 1020 Professional Tool Use & Safety 3

OR

6

COFC 1080 Construction Trades Core 4
CABT XXXX Occupationally-Related Elective 2

Choose minimum of 5 hours from the following courses:

18

CABT 1340 CNC Woodworking I 3
CABT 1350 CNC Woodworking II 3
CABT 1360 European 32 mm Construction 3
CABT 1370 Shop Management 2
CABT 1380 Furniture Fabrication 2
CABT 2300 Cabinetmaking Internship/Practicum 5

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