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Areas of Study | | DRAF266 syllabus




COURSE NUMBER: DRAF266
COURSE TITLE:Applied AutoCAD
DIVISION:Technology
IAI CODE(S):
SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:3
CONTACT HOURS:60
STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS:135
DELIVERY MODE:In-Person

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
The student will continue the study of mechanical design, implementing three-dimensional concepts using AutoCAD software. This course will introduce the utilization of blocks, libraries, attributes, assemblies, and isometric drawing. Study will focus on manipulating three-dimensional coordinate system, viewing methods, surface creation, and rendering.

PREREQUISITES:
DRAF166

NOTES:

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • Create and assemble a drawing from elements on file.
  • Manipulate 3D views and coordinate systems.
  • Create 3D wireframe and surface models.
  • Learn shading and rendering of 3D models.

TOPICAL OUTLINE:
  1. 3D Coordinate systems
  2. Wireframe modeling
  3. Viewports
  4. Surface modeling
  5. Solid geometry
  6. Extruding regions
  7. Multi-view drawings from 3D models
  8. Advanced modeling
  9. Conceptual design tools
  10. Rendering
  11. 3D primitives
  12. Shading and rendering

TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
AutoCAD 2017 Tutorial - Second Level: 3D Modeling by SHIH.

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

EVALUATION:
Lab Drawing Assignments, Written Tests, 3D Assembly Drawing Project

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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