Course Content and Outcome Guide for ARCH 136
- Course Number:
- ARCH 136
- Course Title:
- Intermediate AutoCAD
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Course DescriptionIn-depth study of computer-aided-drafting using AutoCAD software and its applications to architecture. Prerequisite: ARCH 126 or ID 125. Audit available.
Addendum to Course Description
Intended Outcomes for the course
Create, annotate, edit and plot drawings using intermediate AutoCAD commands and features.
Display intermediate AutoCAD skills needed for an advanced level course.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)
- Design students must be able to visualize and graphically reproduce complex layouts to succeed in subsequent drafting and design courses.
- Designers need to be able to communicate with each other, and with manufacturing and construction personnel using graphical representations of physical objects.
- AutoCAD design software is widely used in the Architectural Design and Drafting professions.
- Many Architectural Design and Drafting graduates enter the workplace by performing computerized graphics manipulations.