Course Title: Produce computer-aided drawings

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5177

Course Title: Produce computer-aided drawings

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

VART5768C

City Campus

TAFE

320T Design (TAFE)

Face-to-Face

Term1 2007

Course Contact: Jo Beckerleg

Course Contact Phone: 9925 4211

Course Contact Email: joanne.beckerleg@rmit.edu.au


Course Description

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to use a range of CADD program functions and features to produce drawings. The focus of this unit is on the technical skills required to operate CADD. This is a tool used widely in the VM industry to provide finished 3D type drawings.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVCRS03A Produce computer-aided drawings

Elements:

Check drawings and save files

Determine drawing requirements

Gather object parameters and/or measurements

Prepare plots or drawings

Select and set up CADD package


Learning Outcomes

1. Determine drawing requirements
 
2. Select and set up CADD package

3. Gather object parameters and/or measurements

4. Prepare plots or drawings

5. Check drawings and save files


Overview of Assessment

• Developing project brief
• Software application
• Workplace simulations
• Portfolio presentations
• Application of technical skills