ATAP 2010 - Drafting-2D CAD with MasterCAM
Credit Hours: 2.00
This course teaches the general concepts of two dimensional modeling and drafting using MasterCAM. Through lecture and lab assignments, the student will learn basic two-dimensional modeling skills. Beginning with 2D wireframe construction, students will learn the interface and how to design basic models. These models are then used to create drawings, complete with dimensions and annotations. Terminology used in the field of CAD will be emphasized.
Billable Contact Hours: 2
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OUTCOMES AND OBJECTIVES
Outcome 1: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to navigate through the user interface.
- Zoom, pan, and rotate.
- Manipulate pulldown menus and icons.
- Import and Export various file types.
Outcome 2: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to construct two-dimensional geometry from prints and theories of geometry.
- Create points, lines, arcs, and splines.
- Create tangent curves.
Outcome 3: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to organize geometry.
- Move geometry to levels.
- Modify entity attributes (color, line weight, and line style).
Outcome 4: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to modify geometry.
- Trim geometry.
- Break geometry.
- Delete entities.
Outcome 5: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to transform geometry.
- Move and copy entities.
- Rotate entities
COMMON DEGREE OUTCOMES (CDO)
• Communication: The graduate can communicate effectively for the intended purpose and audience.
• Critical Thinking: The graduate can make informed decisions after analyzing information or evidence related to the issue.
• Global Literacy: The graduate can analyze human behavior or experiences through cultural, social, political, or economic perspectives.
• Information Literacy: The graduate can responsibly use information gathered from a variety of formats in order to complete a task.
• Quantitative Reasoning: The graduate can apply quantitative methods or evidence to solve problems or make judgments.
• Scientific Literacy: The graduate can produce or interpret scientific information presented in a variety of formats.
CDO marked YES apply to this course:
Critical Thinking: YES
Global Literacy: YES
Information Literacy: YES
Quantitative Reasoning: YES
Scientific Literacy: YES
COURSE CONTENT OUTLINE
- CAD Interface and Basic Layout
- Visualization, Zoom, Pan, and Rotate Shaded Models
- 2D Design Concepts
- Edit Geometry
- Basic Drawing Layout using the Drafting Module
Official Course Syllabus - Macomb Community College, 14500 E 12 Mile Road, Warren, MI 48088
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