Technical Drawing and Introduction to CAD
Integrated course, 5.00 ECTS
Types of drawings and diagrams. Title blocks. Dimensioning. Tolerances and fits. Surface specifications. Materials specifications. Heat treatment specifications. Coating layers. Illustration of fasteners. Literature. Discussion of example drawings. Use of the computer in product development.
Composition and creation of single and multi-part drawings including a BOM (Bill of Materials). Composition of technical shapes. Dimensioning of parts. Knowledge regarding the use of computers in product development from concept to testing.
Recommended or required reading and other learning resources / tools
Klein: Einführung in die DIN-Normen, B. G. Teubner und Beuth
Viebahn U.: Technisches Freihandzeichnen, Springer Verlag. Frischherz/Domayer: Die normgerechte Werkzeichnung. Teil 1 und 2. Verlagsbuchhandlung Wien.
Mode of delivery
Intergrated course: lectures and tutorials with supervision as well as independant study
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Assessment methods and criteria
Independent creation of a detailed drawing of a specified component