Module title: Design Information Technology Construction (GA)

SCQF level: 08:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: BSV08405
Module leader: Grant Sinclair
School School of Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Building and Surveying

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

The module includes the following AutoCAD training and application:

• Use of drawing commands- lines, polylines, arcs, rectangles, ellipses, etc.
• Use of modify commands-trim, extend, fillet, move, zoom, dynamic etc.
• Use of navigation tools- zoom, zoom extents, zoom all, zoom dynamic, etc.
• Use of layers, relative co-ordinates, properties, blocks, X-referencing, hatching, etc.
• Dimentionising- styles, linear, angular, etc.
• Text –styles, text insertion, etc.
• Line types-continuous, dashed, dotted, etc.

The following drawing types are develop: presentations, plans, sections, elevations, and isometrics. Layout drawings [plans section and elevations], detail drawings [plans, sections and isometrics].

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of this module you will be able to:

LO1: illustrate a complex elevation drawing using AutoCAD;
LO2: review and produce fully dimentioned drawings;
LO3: develop insight to presentation and technical drawings at different scales;
LO4: present and plot drawings [presentation & technical] at appropriate scales.

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