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Kursens undervisningsperiod

1 (2019-08-01 till 2019-10-27)









Rekommenderat studieår



5 sp


To give students the ability to communicate using international drawing methods and standards.


At the end of the course, the student should be able to: -Produce 2D orthographic engineering drawings of 3D parts using AutoCAD software -Produce isometric drawings of engineering components -Define and use engineering standards in the production of engineering drawings -Produce Developments for the production of standard shapes


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 - The use of Inkscape (optional)



Mer information

Although the attendance of weekly lectures is recommended, it is not compulsory. Download the AutoCAD software: www.students.autodesk.com or https://famnen.arcada.fi/lab/software.php All deadlines dates must be met. Assignments are not accepted late. Students not submitting the compulsory assignment will be removed from the course. Ensure you have read through the ethical rules at Arcada: https://start.arcada.fi/en/my-studies/degree-thesis/ethical-rules


Technical Drawing with Engineering Graphics, Frederick E. Giesecke, from: https://www.vitalsource.com/en-uk/products/technical-drawing-with-engineering-graphics-giesecke-hill-spencer-v9781292026183 Chapters 1-12 Machine Drawing (available through LibGuides - Ebook Central - Ebrary for all Arcada students). by Narayana, K.L. Kannaiah, P. Reddy, K. Venkata Course notes available on itslearning. Optional AutoCAD ebook found through Arcada's Ebook Central: AutoCAD 2018 and AutoCAD LT 2018 Essentials "Fundamentals of Engineering Drawing", Luzadder and Duff.


  • Föreläsningar - 10 timmar
  • Individuell handledning och grupphandledning - 20 timmar
  • Praktiska övningar - 50 timmar
  • Projekt- och produktionsarbete/konstnärlig verksamhet - 20 timmar
  • Självstudier - 25 timmar
  • Nätbaserade - 10 timmar


  • Kursens totala antal arbetstimmar: 135 timmar
  • Varav självstyrda studieformer: 135 timmar
  • Varav schemalagda studier: 0 timmar


Flerformsundervisning (delvis nätundervisning handledd eller självstudier)


  • Tentamina (skriftliga-, muntliga-, hem-)
  • All deadline dates for assignments given in itslearning.


20% - Individual Assignment 1 - Orthographic Projection, Compulsory Final Exam/Re-exam (80%) - Completed at Arcada. A mark of at least 40/80 is needed. Follow good scientific practice in studies at Arcada: https://start.arcada.fi/sites/default/files/dokument/examensarbete/good_scientific_practice_in_studies.pdf GRADING: The final grade is based on the sum of all assessment tasks. 50-59 Grade 1 Satisfactory 60-69 Grade 2 Satisfactory 70-79 Grade 3 Good 80-89 Grade 4 Good 90-100 Grade 5 Excellent Re-exam 1 gives all students an opportunity to improve their grade whether they sat the normal final exam or not. Non attendance of a re-exam is counted as one opportunity. Re-exam 2 is only for students who did not pass the first normal exam. Previous years assignments are not valid for students retaking the course.


Vihtonen Mathew


Vihtonen Mathew

Kursens hemsida


Antal kursplatser

Ingen begränsning (32 studenter anmälda)

Delprestation i kraft till

Till datum 2019-10-06

Kursens tidtabell

Schedule: WEEK TOPIC Week 35 Introduction to drawing and Orthographic projection (pages 0-56 of "Machine Drawing" text and Engineering Drawing and Graphics - Giesecke Chapters 1-5). Week 36 AutoCAD 2019 set-up and commands, Orthographic Tutorials sheet 1 (Reading: pages 397-425 of text - "Machine Drawing"). Week 37 Editing entities in AutoCAD, Sectional Views and Tutorial sheet 2 (Reading: pages 64-76 of text - "Machine Drawing". Chapters 6-7 from Giesecke). AutoCAD 2019 Essential Training from LinkedIn Learning. Week 38 Auxiliary Views. Dimensions and title blocks in AutoCAD (Chapter 8 from Giesecke). Week 39 True Length Lines and Developments. Week 40 No Lecture - Dimensioning, Tolerances and Threads (Chapter 9, 10, 11 and 12 from Giesecke) Week 41 Completion of Tutorials Week 42 Exam Week 43 Course Survey and Feedback


2019-08-12 till 2019-09-08


  • 2019-10-18 - Tentamina
  • 2019-10-06 - Övriga uppgifter
Datum Tid Rum Titel Beskrivning Organisatör
2019-08-30 09:15 - 13:00 E383 Technical Drawing and CAD Vihtonen Mathew
2019-09-06 09:15 - 13:00 E383 Technical Drawing and CAD Vihtonen Mathew
2019-09-13 09:15 - 13:00 E383 Technical Drawing and CAD Vihtonen Mathew
2019-09-20 09:15 - 13:00 E383 Technical Drawing and CAD Vihtonen Mathew
2019-09-27 09:15 - 13:00 E383 Technical Drawing and CAD Vihtonen Mathew
2019-10-04 08:15 - 09:00 CAD (No class - Seminar for students - Lahti) Vihtonen Mathew
2019-10-11 09:15 - 13:00 E383 Technical Drawing and CAD Vihtonen Mathew
2019-10-18 09:15 - 13:00 E383 Technical Drawing and CAD Exam Vihtonen Mathew
2019-10-25 09:15 - 10:00 E383 Technical Drawing and CAD Survey and Feedback (optional) Vihtonen Mathew
2019-11-26 09:15 - 12:00 D399 Technical Drawing and CAD (Re-Exam1) This is the only opportunity for students who passed the exam to improve their grade. Vihtonen Mathew

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