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.
MCAD experience and familiarity with Microsoft Windows.
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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.
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
AICO 4048 is offered as a part of the following programs:
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
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