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BLDC 2400 - Architectural CAD 1

Building Construction Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

Introduces CAD for Architects, building designers and builders. Designed to familiarize the student with the operation of AutoCAD in the architectural environment utilizing the most recent release of the software.

Prerequisite(s)

Drafting skills and familiarity with Windows.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$680.76 - $681.26 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2017

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2017 term.

CRN 28704

Tue Apr 11 - Tue Jun 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 11 - Jun 27 Tue 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE01 Rm. 336

Instructor

James Insley

Course Outline

Cost

$680.76

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.

In Progress

CRN 55886

Thu Apr 13 - Thu Jun 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 13 - Jun 29 Thu 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE01 Rm. 336

Instructor

James Insley

Course Outline

Cost

$680.76

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.

In Progress

Fall 2017

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2017 term.

CRN 34570

Mon Sep 11 - Mon Dec 11 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Dec 11 Mon 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE01 Rm. 334

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$681.26

Notes

  1. There will be no class on October 9 and November 13 due to statutory holidays.

CRN 32063

Wed Sep 13 - Wed Nov 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Nov 29 Wed 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE01 Rm. 336

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$681.26

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the fundamental concepts in the production of drawing with a computer aided drafting system. Apply proper file management organization that will increase productivity. Utilize the software to complete assignments that align with industry application, as follows:
    • Produce simple floor plans and objects.
    • Manipulate existing drawings.
    • Use various drawings and editing techniques to enhance design drawings.
    • Enter text and dimension drawing.
    • Define and set layering standards for plotting drawings.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

BLDC 2400 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Architectural and Building Technology
    Part-time   Certificate
  2. Building Construction Technology
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  3. Building Design and Architectural CAD
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Spring/Summer 2017

Books for Spring/Summer 2017 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.

Introduction to AutoCAD 2017: A Modern Perspective
Author Paul Richard, Jim Fitzgerald
Publisher Peachpit Press
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-13450-695-1
Price $132.95
Required

Fall 2017

No information on books is currently available for Fall 2017 offerings of this course.

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