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DFT 131 Autocad III
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2017
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures, 3 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F

Description: Advanced course in Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) computer technology for creation and documentation of 3D drawings utilizing the most recent version of AutoCAD distributed by AutoDesk. Includes operation and capabilities of computers in modeling of three-dimensional features through the use of AutoCAD.

Prerequisites: DFT127 or instructor consent

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Explain AutoCAD's three methods (Wireframe, Surface, and Solid Models) of developing a 3D object.

2. (Application Level) Demonstrate ability to relocate the User Coordinate Systems (UCS) in AutoCAD to support development of a 3D Model.

3. (Synthesis Level) Arrange objects in a 3D workspace to represent actual real-world features.

4. (Application Level) Demonstrate ability to render 3D models to reflect actual representation of an object.

5. (Application Level) Employ proper methodology of printing 3D models in AutoCAD to accurately represent the feature created.

6. (Synthesis Level) Prepare, plan, and organize a self-generated project idea to use in a class presentation of skills learned in class.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation