AUTO-CAD

Our Course Module

The course offers fundamental graphic language concepts of mechanical engineering drafting, Utilize the graphic interface and command/menu system, Apply basic draw, dimension and modify menu commands to create various 2D drawings, Set up and use the plot commands to output drawings to the printer/plotter, Organize and manage drawing files.

WEEK 1-2 Introduction to AutoCAD

• Interface
• Navigating a Drawing

Basic Drawing Tools
(Command and Shortcut Keys)

• Lines, Circles, Rectangles, etc.
• Erasing Objects
• Creating a Simple Drawing
• Drawing Exercise

WEEK 3-4 Drawing Precision

• Object Snaps
• Polar Tracking Options
• Object Snap Tracking
• Snap and Grid Settings/Making Changes
• Move and Copy
• Rotate and Scale
• Mirror
• Drawing Exercise

WEEK 5-6 Drawing Organization

• Templates
• Units
• Layers
• Controlling Layer States
Advanced Object Types
• Arcs, Polylines, Polygons,
Ellipses, Drawing Exercise

WEEK 7-8 Getting Information

• Object Properties, Measuring Objects
• Advanced Editing
• Trim and Extend
• Stretching Objects
• Fillets and Chamfers
• Oset and Array/Blocks
• Using Blocks
• Dening a Block
• Reusing Blocks
• Drawing Exercisee

WEEK 9-10 Setting Up a Layout

• Printing Concepts
• Working in Layouts
• Copying Layouts
• Creating View ports/Printing
• Printing Layouts
• Printing from Model Space
• Adding Text
• Modifying Text
• Adding Leaders
• Creating Tables
• Drawing Exercise

WEEK 11-12 Hatching

• Creating Hatches
• Modifying Hatches Dimensions
• Linear Dimensions
• Radial and Angular Dimensions
• Editing Dimensions
• Drawing Exercise