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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

$573.71 - $584.38 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 30871

Tue Sep 11 - Tue Dec 11 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Dec 11 Tue 18:45 - 21:45 BBY SW09 Rm. 206

Instructor

Greg King

Course Outline

Cost

$573.71

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 2019

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

CRN 10488

Mon Jan 07 - Mon Apr 15 14 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Apr 15 Mon 18:45 - 21:45 BBY SW09 Rm. 110

Instructor

Greg King

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$584.38

Notes

  1. No class held on February 18th - 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

Related Programs

MECH 1000 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

  1. Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technology
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

Books & Supplies

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Fall 2018

Books for Fall 2018 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.

Interpreting Engineering Drawings (Cdn Ed)
Author Jensen
Publisher Nel
Copyright 2015
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-17653-151-5
Price $168.95
Required

Winter 2019

No information on books is currently available for Winter 2019 offerings of this course.

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