The course is included in these curricula and study modules

<a href="/en/curricula/322000/2021-2022/661">Materials processing technology 2021 - Technical modelling</a>

The course takes place in period

2 (2021-10-25 to 2021-12-31)


Professional studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

In this study unit the focus lies on the following competence:

Profession specific competence in modelling.

Education for sustainable development goals:
4. Quality Education - Ensure inclusive and equitable education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of this study unit:

You can understand engineering drawing standards and practices (Knowledge)

You have knowledge of 1st angle and 3rd angle projections (Knowledge)
You understand true length lines in the creation of developments (Knowledge)
You can produce 2D orthographic projections and plans using AutoCAD software. (Skills)...

Course contents

Course content:

  • Introduction to drawing and Orthographic projection
  • AutoCAD set-up and commands
  • Editing entities in AutoCAD
  • Isometric and Oblique drawings
  • Sectional Views
  • Auxiliary Views
  • Dimensions and title blocks in AutoCAD
  • True Length Lines and Developments

Prerequisites and co-requisites

None. Students who have already passed the course in a previous year can not retake the course.

Previous course names

Technical Drawing and CAD

Additional information

No compulsory attendance of lectures. AutoCAD 2022 will be used for demonstration. The student can select zoom or on campus.

For home software: External link

Recommended or required reading

"Technical Drawing with Engineering Graphics", Frederick E. Giesecke.

"Machine Drawing", Narayana, K.L.;Kannaiah,P.

"AutoCAD 2018 and AutoCAD LT 2018 Essentials", Onstott.

"Fundamentals of Engineering Drawing", Luzadder and Duff.

Refer to itslearning for more details.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 15 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 20 hours
  • Practical exercises - 50 hours
  • Individual studies - 30 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 20 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 135 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

20% - Individual Assignment 1 - Orthographic Projection, Compulsory

Final Exam/Re-exam (80%) - Completed online. A mark of at least 40/80 is needed.


Vihtonen Mathew


Vihtonen Mathew

Group size

No limit (20 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

Until date 2021-11-21

The timetable of the course

Refer itslearning for detailed weekly schedule and zoom links under "plans" tabs.

Course enrolment period

2021-10-11 to 2021-11-07

Assessment methods

  • 2021-12-16 - Exams
  • 2021-11-21 - Reports and productions
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2021-10-28 13:00 - 16:00 E383 Teknisk ritning (hybrid mode) The lecture is done in hybrid mode. Using Zoom from room E383 on campus. Students can choose to follow on campus or remotely. Vihtonen Mathew
2021-11-04 13:15 - 16:00 E383 Teknisk ritning Vihtonen Mathew
2021-11-11 13:15 - 16:00 E383 Teknisk ritning Vihtonen Mathew
2021-11-18 13:15 - 16:00 E383 Teknisk ritning Vihtonen Mathew
2021-11-25 13:30 - 16:00 E383 Teknisk ritning (changed to remote online) Vihtonen Mathew
2021-12-02 13:30 - 16:00 E383 Teknisk ritning (hybrid home/campus option) Vihtonen Mathew
2021-12-09 13:30 - 15:30 E383 Teknisk ritning distance optional Vihtonen Mathew
2021-12-16 13:30 - 16:30 E383 Technical Drawing Exam remote online (distance) This can be conducted at home or using the on campus computers. Vihtonen Mathew
2022-04-06 12:15 - 15:30 E383 Technical Drawing Re-exam 1 (via distance remote) Vihtonen Mathew

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