Sketching and AutoCAD Level 2

(WTC course 606147) Students will build upon their basic knowledge of design intent of a product/process through sketching and other technical communication skills. The course further develops the student s skill in readying engineering drawings including detail, assembly, welding, piping and electrical. Sketching instruction will be enhanced by disassembling, measuring and drawing the parts that make up an assembly. Students continue to build upon the concepts, commands and techniques used to create two-dimensional drawings using AutoCAD software. Further development and improvement of skills through efficient use of the software is emphasized. The AutoCAD topics include draw and modify commands, display and inquiry commands, layering, annotating and symbol creation methods. Paper/model space, view ports and layouts are used for plotting. Development and improvement of skills through efficient use of the software is emphasized.