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ENT 123
Computer Aided 3-D Modeling


Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 40

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:20    Lab Hours:20


Description
Introduction to advanced applications of computer aided drafting and design of three-dimensional graphics and engineering drawings using AutoCAD 3D modeling software. Course includes the production of engineering graphics and documents. Prerequisite: ENT 121 or instructor permission

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Make and insert ANSI borders
  • Draft orthographic drawings and views
  • Place dimensions on 3D objects
  • Orientate coordinate systems
  • Develop wire frame, surface, and solid models
  • Develop image and photorealistic renderings
  • Develop external file references
  • Utilize paper space layout to set up multiview drawings
  • Customize menus
  • Customize AutoCAD linetypes
  • Solve problems using AutoCAD

  • Course Topics
  • Basic AutoCAD 3D commands and functions
  • User Coordinate Systems
  • 3D Wireframe Modeling
  • 3D Surface Modeling
  • Regions, Extrude and Solid Modeling
  • Multiview Drawings
  • Symmetrical Features
  • Conceptual Design Tools and Techniques
  • Photorealistic Renderings

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ENT 123
    Spring 2014
    0406
    Thomas Butler
    ENT 123
    Winter 2014
    0406
    Ron Rooks, P.E.
    ENT 123
    Fall 2013
    0406
    Ron Rooks, P.E.


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
    X
     
     
    X
    X
    X
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.