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ETS 312. Computer-Aided Design

Credits: 3
Department: Environmental & Technological Studies
Description: Three-dimensional graphic design representations, engineering drawings, cutter path data for numerically controlled machine tools.
Prerequisites: ETS 115
Semester Offered: Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF
Lab: Lab

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Apply proper pencil sketching including dimensioning for pre- CAD preparation.
2. Utilize current practices in Computer Aided Design for problem solving.
3. Plan, demonstrate, and manage the design process.
4. Apply geometric construction for solid modeling of objects.
5. Provide working drawings for all project components.
6. Implement production dimensioning practices for manufacturability.
7. Correctly use Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GDT) to specify sizes.
8. Produce a 3D model using a rapid prototyping machine/printer.
9. Demonstrate proper organization of the drawing/data package for professional level presentations.

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