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AICO 3001 - AutoCAD 3D

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

This course introduces the concepts and methods of 3D modeling using AutoCAD software. While wireframe, surface and solid modeling are covered, the emphasis is on creating and editing solid models. Solid models can be used for the virtual prototyping of parts and assemblies as well as architectural massing studies.

Prerequisite(s)

Familiarity with Microsoft Windows and AICO 2000.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$792.85

Fall 2021

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

CRN 31581

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

Gordon Sigsworth

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 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 is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 83272

Sat Jan 08 - Sat Feb 12 6 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Feb 05 Sat 08:30 - 15:30 Online
Feb 12 Sat 08:30 - 11:30 Online

Instructor

Gordon Sigsworth

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.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • View 3D models from different viewpoints.
  • Adjust the visual style of 3D models.
  • Work with multiple coordinate systems.
  • Create simple and composite solids.
  • Create complex solids and surfaces.
  • Modify solids.
  • Create 2D drawings from 3D models.

Effective as of Fall 2013

Related Programs

AICO 3001 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

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

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