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AICO 2000 - AutoCAD 2

Computer Aided Design & Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

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.

Prerequisite(s)

AICO 1000

Credits

3.0

Cost

$792.85

Fall 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2021 term.

CRN 32603

Thu Sep 16 - Thu Dec 09 11 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 16 - Dec 09 Thu 18:30 - 21:45 Online

Instructor

Paul Morrison

Course Outline

Cost

$792.85

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. No class on September 30th (National Day for Truth and Reconciliation) & November 11th - Remembrance Day. PLEASE NOTE: This is an instructor-led section that will be delivered ONLINE. Upon registration, please visit the Learning Hub (learn.bcit.ca) for information on obtaining access to the required software and required course material. BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

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.

In Progress

Winter 2022

Below are four offerings of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 46177

Thu Jan 13 - Thu Mar 24 11 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 13 - Mar 24 Thu 18:30 - 21:45 Online

Instructor

Paul Morrison

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$792.85

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Please note: The delivery format for this course changed from in-person/in-class to 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 part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

CRN 10530

Mon Feb 21 - Wed Mar 30 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 21 - Mar 30 Mon/Wed 18:30 - 21:45 BBY SW03 Rm. 2625

Instructor

Judy Shandler

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$792.85

Notes

  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 part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

CRN 10535

Sat Feb 26 - Sat Apr 02 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 26 - Mar 26 Sat 08:30 - 15:30 Online
Apr 02 Sat 08:30 - 11:30 Online

Instructor

Kamal Pohar

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$792.85

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Please note: The delivery format for this course changed from in-person/in-class to 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 part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

CRN 10533

Mon Mar 07 - Fri Mar 11 5 Days

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 07 - Mar 11 Mon - Fri 08:30 - 16:30 BBY SW03 Rm. 2625

Instructor

Paul Morrison

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$792.85

Notes

  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 part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

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

Related Programs

AICO 2000 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Operations Management (Facilities Management Option)
    Part-time   Certificate

School of Energy

  1. Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technology
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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