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SFCC Catalog 2019-2020 
SFCC Catalog 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Fine Woodworking Certificate

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CIP: 48.0701
School of Arts, Design, and Media Arts, 505-428-1731

This program concentrates on the development of fine woodworking skills to prepare students for designing and building their own furniture or for employment in the furniture-making industry.

Students can earn the following degree related to this certificate:

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Safely use woodworking machinery to mill wood to accurate dimensions.
  • Sharpen and use appropriate hand tools to augment the use of woodworking machines.
  • Select and construct appropriate joinery to make various kinds of furniture.
  • Discern the characteristics of wood and choose the right wood for a project.
  • Demonstrate understanding of surface preparation and finishing techniques for various kinds of woods.
  • Develop and demonstrate a personal aesthetic in furniture design.
  • Create scaled, multi-view drawings, cut lists and procedure lists for woodworking projects.

Total 27 Credits

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