AutoCAD Module 1 CECA-931

Course Code CECA-931
Course Name AutoCAD Module 1
Category Engineering Technology & Applied Science
Description In just seven weeks, AutoCAD Module 1 will introduce you to one of the most versatile and popular Computer-Assisted-Drafting (CAD) software packages currently available.

AutoCAD provides numerous tools and methods for producing, viewing and editing two and three-dimensional drawings in any discipline. In this hands-on course, you will explore the basic principles and operational techniques necessary to effectively use the AutoCAD software in a two-dimensional environment. Among specific topics covered in AutoCAD Module 1 will be system fundamentals, basic and advanced drawing commands, drawing by coordinate entry, dimensioning, hatching and more.

Because classes will be designed to emphasize hands-on experience, in each session specific exercises that clearly illustrate basic AutoCAD commands will be assigned. Weekly instruction will be provided in one of the College's AutoCAD labs during a three-hour class consisting of a brief lecture on software technique followed by a lab session, which will reiterate the theory.

Successfully completing this offering will allow you to:

• Comprehend some of the fundamental graphic language concepts of mechanical engineering drafting (CSA standards);
• Utilize the AutoCAD graphic interface and command/menu system;
• Access standard drawing templates and set up the drawing environment and scale;
• Use the fundamental drawing commands of the AutoCAD software;
• Apply basic draw, dimension and modify menu commands to create various 2D drawings;
• Make use of the linetype and hatch commands;
• Set up and use the plot commands to output drawings to the printer/plotter;
• Organize and manage (for example, save and retrieve) drawing files.
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Section Cost Semester Start Date End Date Meeting Times Campus
821 $435.00 Winter 2019 2019-01-16 2019-02-27
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06:30 PM to 09:30 PM W
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822 $435.00 Winter 2019 2019-03-06 2019-04-17
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06:30 PM to 09:30 PM W
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841 $435.00 Summer 2019 2019-05-14 2019-06-25
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06:30 PM to 09:30 PM T
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842 $435.00 Summer 2019 2019-07-03 2019-08-14
Times Days
06:30 PM to 09:30 PM W
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