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COURSE NUMBER: DRAF161
COURSE TITLE:Engineering Graphics
DIVISION:Technology
IAI CODE(S): EGR 941
SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:3
CONTACT HOURS:90
STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS:135
DELIVERY MODE:In-Person

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Required of most engineering students. Introduction to design concepts used on production drawings with emphasis on current engineering standards, terms and symbols. Freehand sketching and Inventor software is utilized for creating and modifying orthographic multi-view drawings, dimensions, section, auxiliary views, and descriptive geometry.

PREREQUISITES:

NOTES:

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • Make practical application of orthographic projection theory and drafting principles using Inventor software.
  • Communicate graphically in the language of the industry.
  • Graphically solve engineering problems involving the size, shape, and/or relative positions of common geometric magnitudes such as points, lines, and planes.

TOPICAL OUTLINE:
  1. Geometric construction
  2. Sketching
  3. Orthographic projection
  4. Drawing standards
  5. Auxiliary views
  6. Sectional views
  7. Fasteners
  8. Dimensioning
  9. Tolerances and allowances
  10. Geometric tolerancing
  11. Assembly drawings
  12. Developments
  13. Welding specifications
  14. 3D viewing and coordinate system manipulation
  15. 3D drawing methods

TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
See bookstore website for current book(s) at https://www.dacc.edu/bookstore

EVALUATION:
  • Classroom projects using CAD
  • Workbook problems
  • Quizzes
  • Attendance & Participation
  • Final Exam

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

STUDENT CONDUCT CODE:
Membership in the DACC community brings both rights and responsibility. As a student at DACC, you are expected to exhibit conduct compatible with the educational mission of the College. Academic dishonesty, including but not limited to, cheating and plagiarism, is not tolerated. A DACC student is also required to abide by the acceptable use policies of copyright and peer-to-peer file sharing. It is the student’s responsibility to become familiar with and adhere to the Student Code of Conduct as contained in the DACC Student Handbook. The Student Handbook is available in the Information Office in Vermilion Hall and online at: https://www.dacc.edu/student-handbook

DISABILITY SERVICES:
Any student who feels s/he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Testing & Academic Services Center at 217-443-8708 (TTY 217-443-8701) or stop by Cannon Hall Room 103. Please speak with your instructor privately to discuss your specific accommodation needs in this course.

REVISION:
Spring 2019

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