Laboratory and Skills - Autocad

Course Description

Basic geometric constructions. Technical drawing. Computer Aided Design, CAD. Component s description and methods of using CAD systems. CAD system tasks. Basics of construction and making documentation using computers. Basics of Autocad 2012, description of user interface, configuration of work parameters. Basics of coordinate systems,commands to create 2D drawings. Drawing of orthogonal projection, setting dimmension styles. Plotting techniques. Introduction to 3D modelling, user coordinate system (UCS) and Z-axis, commands for 3D modeling, 3D model views. AutoCAD Electrical to create diagrams, draw symbols and work with symbol libraries, draw electrical and control schemes, and generate documentation.

General Competencies

Basic knowledge in the field of technical drawing and using computers to create drawings. Experience in 2D and 3D drawing in AutoCAD. Basic knowledge of drawing electrical schemes using computers. Experience of the CAD programming tool for creating electrotechnical project.

Learning Outcomes

  1. define the technical drawing
  2. identify the concepts of computer aided design
  3. apply computer for design
  4. generate 2D drawings using AutoCAD
  5. generate a 3D model using AutoCAD
  6. apply AutoCAD for drawing documentation
  7. generate electrical scheme
  8. produce drawings of the electrotechnical project documentation
  9. use symbol library of AutoCAD Electrical for drawing
  10. assemble own symbols in the symbol library of AutoCAD Electrical

Forms of Teaching

Lectures

In the first week of classes will be held an introductory lecture.

Exams

At the end knowledge testing will be held.

Laboratory Work

Laboratory exercises will be held in three weeks for 2 hours in the laboratory.

Structural Exercises

Drawings started on laboratory exercises must be completed.

Grading Method

     
Continuous Assessment Exam
Type Threshold Percent of Grade Threshold Percent of Grade
Laboratory Exercises 0 % 40 % 0 % 0 %
Homeworks 0 % 25 % 0 % 0 %
Quizzes 0 % 25 % 0 % 0 %
Attendance 0 % 10 % 0 % 0 %

Week by Week Schedule

  1. Introductory lecture.
  2. The first laboratory exercise in the laboratory.
  3. Individually completion of the first laboratory exercise. Preparing for the second laboratory exercise.
  4. The second laboratory exercise in the laboratory. Repair of drawings from the first laboratory exercise.
  5. Individually completion of the second laboratory exercise.
  6. The third laboratory exercise in the laboratory.
  7. Individually completion of the third laboratory exercise.
  8. The fourth laboratory exercise in the laboratory.
  9. Individually completion of the fourth laboratory exercise.
  10. The fifth laboratory exercise in the laboratory.
  11. Individually completion of the fifth laboratory exercise.
  12. Compensation of missed laboratory exercises.
  13. Compensation of missed laboratory exercises.
  14. Compensation of missed laboratory exercises.
  15. Compensation of missed laboratory exercises.

Study Programmes

University undergraduate
Computing (study)
Elective course from a group of mandatory courses-Laboratory and Skills-Autocad (3. semester)
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (study)
Elective course from a group of mandatory courses-Laboratory and Skills-Autocad (3. semester)

Literature

Nikola Švigir, Damir Sumina, Lukša Padovan (2007.), Tehničko crtanje uporabom CAD programa, Graphis
Randy H. Shih (2011.), AutoCAD 2012 Tutorial - First Level: 2D Fundamentals, SDC Publications
Randy H. Shih (2011.), AutoCAD 2012 Tutorial - Second Level: 3D Modeling, SDC Publications
Shawna Lockhart (2011.), Tutorial Guide to AutoCAD 2012: 2D, SDC Publications
Sham Tickoo (2012.), AutoCAD Electrical 2012 for Electrical Control Designers, CADCIM

Laboratory exercises

General

ID 86471
  Winter semester
2 ECTS
L1 English Level
L1 e-Learning
2 Lectures
0 Exercises
15 Laboratory exercises
0 Project laboratory

Grading System

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0 Acceptable