This course covers aspects of both 2D and 3D drawing using AutoCAD widely used in industry. As well as building on the core Draw and Modification tools, this course explores other AutoCAD features and tools that will enable you to produce high quality drawings to a professional standard.
Why choose this course?
This course in AutoCAD is for those looking to enhance their knowledge of the software leading to a more professional quality of their drawings.
It is aimed at students who already have an understanding of 2D AutoCAD and are familiar with the interface, the 'draw' and 'modification' tools and some of the other commands such as layers, viewports and dimensions. Prior 3D knowledge is not needed as this is taught as new.
After enrolment students can use their City email account* to register and download the Student version of AutoCAD for free. For information about system requirements please see the Autodesk website.
Classes are taught using AutoCAD on a PC but is compatible with AutoCAD on a Mac (although you may find the interface is slightly different).
* IT account instructions are sent in joining instructions email in due course after payment.
Who is it for?
This course has been designed for those who want to build on their existing AutoCAD skills. It is aimed at students who wish to progress from the introduction course or feel they already have the core skills needed in AutoCAD. Students taking this course come from a wide variety of industries including, engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, construction, electronics & product design.
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City Short Courses follow the academic year, delivering courses over three terms. These include:
- Autumn - October
- Spring - January
- Summer - April
- Those taking this short course come from a wide variety of industries using CAD including: Engineering, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Interior Design, Construction, Electronics, Product design.
- Awarded City, University of London certificate
- Taught by industry professionals
- High quality teaching