This course provides intermediate users with more advanced AutoCAD skills needed to create professional drawings in 2D and 3D. Topics include: working with splines and curved polylines; advanced skills with blocks, attributes, and external referenced drawing files; working with text styles, dimension styles and multileader styles; storing, presenting, creating annotative objects and attributed blocks; working with tables; setting up paperspace and viewports for printing, creating a custom template and plot style table, navigating and modeling in 3D; and presentation (rendering) and documentation of 3D designs.
Textbook (optional) can be purchased from Downtown Campus Bookstore. The textbook serves as an excellent reference and practice material.
Please bring a USB memory stick to class.
This course has been approved for Core learning units as part of the Architectural Institute of British Columbia (AIBC) Recognizied Educational Provider program.
Course code: CMPT 1952
Length: 15 hours
PrerequisitesRecommended: AutoCAD Level 1 (CMPT 1951), or equivalent knowledge/experience.
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.