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Computer Aided Drafting (AutoCAD)

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: IKTA0205
Type: Compulsory / Professional Studies
Curriculum: KT 2014
Level: Bachelor of Engineering
Year of Study: 1 (2014-2015)
Credits: 2 cr
Responsible Teacher: Makkonen, Matti
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Courses During the Academic Year 2014-2015

Impl.Group(s)Study TimeTeacher(s)LanguageEnrolment
8I-KT-1N2015-01-05 – 2015-05-02Timo KarhunenFinnish2014-12-08 – 2015-01-12

Learning Outcomes

The student will learn how a modern CAD-software is used efficiently for producing engineering drawings. He/She can utilise the methods provided by the software in creating the views, adding dimensions and other annotations like tolerances.
The student knows how to use symbol libraries and is able to create new symbols.
He/She learns the principles of making assembly drawings and handling of bills of materials.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 54 h
- of which scheduled studies: 26 h
- of which autonomous studies: 28 h

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

Basics of engineering drawing


Principles of computer aided drafting, user interface, creating and editing drawing elements, making views, dimensioning and other annotations, scales and plotting, layers, using symbols and standard features, making symbols, creating assembly drawings and handling bills of materials

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

Online material, program tutorial. Lectures and exercises. The vehicle project belonging to the module shall be utilized.

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures and exercises

Assessment Criteria

5: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently and is able apply the learnt knowledge in new contexts.
3: The student is able to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit independently.
1: The student is able, with guidance, to utilise the methods learnt during the study unit.

Assessment Methods

Examination and assignment