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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

$860.82

Fall 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2019 term.

CRN 32375

Wed Sep 11 - Wed Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Nov 27 Wed 18:45 - 21:45 BBY SW09 Rm. 125

Instructor

Mohammad Alemi

Course Outline

Cost

$860.82

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.

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.

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Winter 2020

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 83275

Wed Jan 08 - Wed Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 25 Wed 18:45 - 21:45 BBY SW03 Rm. 1920

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$860.82

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 83276

Sat Jan 11 - Sat Feb 08 5 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Feb 08 Sat 08:30 - 16:30 BBY SW09 Rm. 125

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$860.82

Notes

  1. Please purchase the required textbook prior to the first class as the BCIT Bookstore is not open on Saturdays - https://www.bcit.ca/bookstore/ 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:

  • 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 2019

Books for Fall 2019 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 2019 For Designers, 17Th Ed.
Author Tickoo
Copyright 2019
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-64057-051-1
Price $86.95
Required

Winter 2020

Books for Winter 2020 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.

Image not available
Solidworks 2019 For Designers, 17Th Ed.
Author Tickoo
Copyright 2019
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-64057-051-1
Price $86.95
Required

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