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AICO 4048 - SolidWorks 1

Computer Aided Design & Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

Covers part modeling, detailing and assembly design. SolidWorks is a feature based parametric solid modeler used for mechanical design and manufacturing. This course covers the basic functions needed to use SolidWorks to create parts, assemblies and production drawings.

Prerequisite(s)

MCAD experience and familiarity with Microsoft Windows.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$842.68

Fall 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 32375

Wed Sep 12 - Wed Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 28 Wed 18:45 - 21:45 BBY SW03 Rm. 1920

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$842.68

Notes

  1. 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 32604

Sat Sep 15 - Sat Oct 20 5 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 15 - Oct 20 Sat 08:30 - 16:30 BBY SW09 Rm. 125

Instructor

Mohammad Alemi

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$842.68

Notes

  1. 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. Please purchase the required textbook prior to the first class as the BCIT Bookstore is not open on Saturdays - www.bcit.ca/bookstore/ No class will be held on Saturday October 6th - Thanksgiving weekend.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Describe the advantages of parametric design.
  • Develop sketching techniques.
  • Execute modeling functions to create 3D solids.
  • Incorporate applied features and patterns into parts.
  • Combine models into working assemblies.
  • Employ bottom-up and top-down assembly practices in part design.
  • Detail parts and assemblies in 2D drawing form.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

AICO 4048 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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Fall 2018

Books for Fall 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

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Solidworks 2018 For Designers, 16Th Ed
Author Tickoo
Copyright 2018
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-64057-009-2
Price $77.95
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