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Course details

To continue the development of the required skills for the preparation of working drawings, this intermediate level course examines further the capabilities of AutoCAD for 2D drawings. It introduces more efficient commands and workflows for various tasks to enhance CAD productivity. The course explores commands and techniques for drawing, editing, and annotating. Topics include CAD standards, block libraries, dynamic blocks, attributed blocks, multi-view drawings, annotative scaling, fields, tables, external references and electronic output. The expectation is that students have current training/experience equivalent to introductory level AutoCAD. AICO 1000 AutoCAD 1 is recommended.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$771.21 - $809.96 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below are four offerings of AICO 2000 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 10530

Duration

Wed Feb 22 - Wed Mar 29 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 10530
  • $809.96
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 22 - Mar 29 Mon, Wed 18:30 - 21:45 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 2625
Instructor

Judy Shandler

Course outline

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Cost

$809.96

Important information
  1. Please purchase any required course material such as textbooks prior to the first class - www.bcit.ca/bookstore/ (The Bookstore is closed on Saturdays and Sundays). Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.
Status

CRN 10535

Duration

Sat Feb 25 - Sat Apr 01 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 10535
  • $771.21
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 25 - Mar 25 Sat 08:30 - 15:30 Online
Apr 01 Sat 08:30 - 11:30 Online
Instructor

Kamal Pohar

Course outline

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Cost

$771.21

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Please note: The delivery format for this course is ONLINE DELIVERY for the Winter term. This is an instructor-led online course. Upon registration, please visit the Learning Hub (learn.bcit.ca) for further information regarding course material(s). Please purchase any required course material such as textbooks prior to the first class - www.bcit.ca/bookstore/ (The Bookstore is closed on Saturdays and Sundays). Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.
Status

CRN 10533

Duration

Mon Mar 13 - Fri Mar 17 (5 days)

  • 5 days
  • CRN 10533
  • $809.96
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 13 - Mar 17 Mon - Fri 08:30 - 16:30 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 2625
Instructor

Judy Shandler

Course outline

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Cost

$809.96

Important information
  1. Please purchase any required course material such as textbooks prior to the first class - www.bcit.ca/bookstore/ (The Bookstore is closed on Saturdays and Sundays). Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.
Status

CRN 46177

Duration

Thu Jan 12 - Thu Mar 23 (11 weeks)

  • 11 weeks
  • CRN 46177
  • $771.21
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 12 - Mar 23 Thu 18:30 - 21:45 Online
Instructor

Kamal Pohar

Course outline

View

Cost

$771.21

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Please note: The delivery format for this course is ONLINE DELIVERY for the Winter term. This is an instructor-led online course. Upon registration, please visit the Learning Hub (learn.bcit.ca) for further information regarding course material(s). Please purchase any required course material such as textbooks prior to the first class - www.bcit.ca/bookstore/ (The Bookstore is closed on Saturdays and Sundays). Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Use efficient interface options within the AutoCAD environment.
  • Enhance productivity by using efficient construction and editing techniques.
  • Create a template file that establishes the CAD standards for a group of drawings.
  • Create complex symbols and symbol libraries using conventional and dynamic blocks.
  • Attach data to Blocks with Attributes.
  • Set up layouts with multiple viewports and non-rectangular viewports.
  • Place dimensions for drawings with multiple scales using Annotative Scaling.
  • Work with external reference files.
  • Prepare drawings for electronic distribution using DWF and PDF files.

Effective as of Fall 2015

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