CAD - Computer Aided Design (3D) - Level 1
Course Code: ET1FE005
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This course is aimed at new users, those with an interest in parametric modelling, and those who want to gain a basic understanding of its use and application.
It will cover the basic features of Autodesk Inventor to create, modify and document parts and assemblies, and explore the typical composition of CAD Parametric Modelling system and Health and Safety matters that are associated with safe working practices.
Although no formal prior qualification is required, it is recommended that candidates are familiar with current Windows Operating Systems. A basic relevant design and/or design experience will be beneficial.
Teaching and Learning Methods
High quality instruction and guidance from instructors with more than 20 years' CAD experience and trained in an authorised Autodesk training centre.
Delivery will ensure students are equipped to develop a thorough understanding of key components used in parametric modelling systems; and be able to effectively use the key components used in parametric modelling systems in a professional setting.
Delivery is 3 hours per week for 12 weeks with classroom sessions which also includes interactive and practical sessions. Students will be expected to follow tutor guidance and support with regards to elements of the course requiring independent study.
Industry Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All staff involved in the delivery of any courses within the College are approved to teach and/or assess the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering and/or assessing a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
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