This course is designed for students with little or no computer aided design and drafting software experience. Practice drawings are used extensively to demonstrate use of commands and to provide the student with topic-specific drawings for hands-on experience. Topics include applications; creating, storing, and retrieving predefined components; placing, rotation, and scaling components; modifying; rubber banding; adding text and dimensions to drawings, multilayering drawings, girds, orthogonal mode; data storage format for writing auxiliary programs; input and output devices; resolution and physical limitations.
Prerequisite: Familiarity with Windows OS
Required Materials: Text