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MECH 1000 - Drafting Fundamentals for Mechanical

Mechanical Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

Covers techniques required to communicate technical information in a graphic form. Includes sketching, orthographics, pictorials, sections, mechanical connections, auxiliary drawings and developments to provide the basics for developing CAD working drawings. Emphasis will be placed on understanding rather than draftsmanship. Example drawings will be analyzed. Recommended as a prerequisite to CAD graphics courses.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$586.47 - $597.36 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2019 term.

CRN 30871

Tue Sep 10 - Tue Dec 10 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 10 - Dec 10 Tue 18:45 - 21:45 BBY SW09 Rm. 206

Instructor

Greg King

Course Outline

Cost

$586.47

Notes

  1. 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.

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Winter 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 10488

Mon Jan 06 - Mon Apr 13 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 06 - Apr 13 Mon 18:45 - 21:45 BBY SW09 Rm. 110

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$597.36

Notes

  1. No class will be held on Monday, February 17th - Family Day. 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.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Describe the role of technical graphics in the engineering design process.
  • Produce multiview orthographic views.
  • Create sectional views.
  • Create auxiliary views.
  • Scale drawings.
  • Apply dimensions to drawings.
  • Create pictorial drawings.
  • Prepare development drawings.
  • Identify graphics for fastening and finishing machine components.

Effective as of Fall 2003

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