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AICO 4148 - SolidWorks 2

Computer Aided Design & Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

Topics include design tables, sheet metal features, component design for volume manufacturing, advanced lofts, sweeps and the use of surfaces in a solid modeling environment. Advanced assembly techniques, drawing tools such as alternate views and the use of templates for drawing creation are also covered.


AICO 4048





Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 39143

Tue Sep 11 - Tue Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

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


Mohammad Alemi

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Demonstrate the advantages of parametric design.
  • Employ advanced sketching tools in features.
  • Execute modeling functions to create complex 3D solids.
  • Utilize productivity improving commands like patterns and tables to create parts and assemblies.
  • Organize bottom-up assembly models for improved utility.
  • Employ top-down assembly practices in a variety of situations.
  • Utilize drawing creation commands to create advanced 2D drawings.
  • Develop templates for use in part, assembly and drawing creation.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

AICO 4148 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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