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ASCT 1010 - Introductory Graphics

Architectural and Structural CADD and Graphics Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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Course Details

By approaching drawing as both a graphic technique and a mental thought process, this subject area endeavors to enhance the Student's: (1) Skills of observation, visualization, and delineation. (2) Ability to draw effectively and efficiently using the graphic language of the industry. (3) Time management skills by encouraging a pragmatic, disciplined approach to projects & assignments. (4) Graphic communication skills which are required for other subject areas in the course.





Winter 2021

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2021 term.

CRN 88466

Thu Jan 07 - Thu Apr 15 15 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Apr 15 Online Delivery
See Notes below


Samaneh Ghazanfari Hashemi

Course Outline




  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Department Contact: Samaneh Hashemi, Ph.D., P.Eng. Department Head 604-412-7473 Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

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Learning Outcomes

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

  • Apply acceptable industry procedures and standards to the work.
  • Employ the correct use of manual drafting equipment & materials.
  • Draw uniformly reproducible lines.
  • Employ labeling, titling & produce manual lettering.
  • Employ the use of imperial, engineering, & metric scales.
  • Employ reproduction techniques with drawings.
  • Draw objects empolying orthographic projection, isometric, & auxillary views.
  • Employ plane & descriptive geometry in graphic problem solving.
  • Draw employing manual sketching techniques.
  • Employ drawing conventions & symbols.
  • Employ drawing dimension standards.

Effective as of Fall 2007

Related Programs

ASCT 1010 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Architectural and Structural CADD and Graphics Technician (Architectural Option)
    Full-time   Certificate
  2. Architectural and Structural CADD and Graphics Technician (Structural Option)
    Full-time   Certificate
  3. Construction Drawings
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Associate Certificate

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