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In this course, you will be presented with an overview of fundamental graphical techniques necessary for plan reading and production of working drawings and introduced to a variety of civil engineering terminology. Subject materials for the course are drawn from the civil engineering industry. Topics include freehand sketching, field sketching, drawing scales and layout, orthographic projections, contour drawings, and geometric constructions. Lettering and line work will be emphasized throughout.
Instructional sessions are delivered through a live interactive web-lecture through online course portal (BCIT Learning Hub) by industry subject matter expert instructors. For more information, please visit our commons webpage: https://commons.bcit.ca/civiltech/
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Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
Illustrate engineering concepts graphically.
Interpret elementary engineering drawings.
Define common terms used in civil engineering.
Produce elementary construction drawings in various scales and employ standard lettering and dimensioning techniques.
Effective as of Winter 2015
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