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.
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.
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.
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
AICO 4148 is offered as a part of the following programs: