Course Title: Computer Aided Drafting Level 2

Part A: Course Overview

Course ID: 025952

Program: C5068

Course Title: Computer Aided Drafting Level 2

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 48.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


320T Design (TAFE)


Course Contact: Julian Pratt

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4820

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Course Description

The purpose of this course is to provide participants with the skills, knowledge and attitudes required to use Computer Aided Drafting techniques and computer technologies as part of the product design and production process.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Pre: VART 5768C

National Competency Codes and Titles


Computer Aided Drafting Level 2

Learning Outcomes

1. Use a range of CAD systems as design tools in the product design and production process.
2. Recognise the advantages and limitations various Computer Aided Drafting systems.
3. Investigate the use of computer-based technologies in the design and manufacture of new products, using techniques such as CAD/CAM, CNC operations, and Stereo lithography.

Overview of Assessment

Students will be assessed by completing a major project. Students will receive ongoing feedback as they complete in class exercises supporting the project. Ongoing verbal feedback will be provided to students as the project progresses. Written assessment and feedback will be given to the student when work is returned. Late work will not be accepted.