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Im 2005 - 2006 - Engineering and design


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Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

-To give students the ability to communicate using international drawing methods and standards both with engineering software and conventional methods.

Learning outcomes

-To demonstrate the setup of Autocad software for the production of engineering drawings.
-Produce 2D orthographic engineering drawings of 3D parts using AutoCAD software.
-Produce isometric drawings of engineering components using AutoCAD software.
-Define and use engineering standards in the production of engineering drawings.
-To demonstrate the method of projection between views in Orthographic drawings.
-To produce Engineering drawing to a standard in which allows for complete manufacturing of the parts drawn.

Course contents

-Drawing Set-up and layout
-Using Layers
-Orthographic Drawings
-Isometric Drawings
-Introduction to 3D Modeling

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Additional information


Recommended or required reading

"The AutoCAD Book"-Kirkpatrick

Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Laboratory lessons and tasks in a simulated environment - 60 hours
  • Project work and productions - 20 hours
  • Individual studies - 20 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 130 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 40 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 90 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams
  • Reports and productions


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No limit

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Until further notice

The timetable of the course

Period 2

Assessment methods

  • Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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