Principles of Computer Aided Design is a half year course in which the students familiarize themselves with AutoCad. They will learn simple commands and progressively move onto more advanced commands. After the students have mastered simple commands, they will continue with various views of an object. They will learn the top, front and right side views of an object and then create detailed drawings. After the students have mastered those views, they will draw Isometric views and comprehend why it is necessary to have auxiliary views. Learning will progress from drawing simple geometrical shapes to drawing complex gaskets and Isometric views.
Grades 9-12 - 2.5 Credits