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Syllabus for

Academic year
LMU421 - Computer aided design
Datorstödd maskinkonstruktion
 
Syllabus adopted 2020-02-27 by Head of Programme (or corresponding)
Owner: TIMAL
7,5 Credits
Grading: UG - Pass, Fail
Education cycle: First-cycle
Major subject: Mechanical Engineering
Department: 40 - INDUSTRIAL AND MATERIALS SCIENCE

The course is only available for students having the course in their program plan
Teaching language: Swedish
Application code: 65131
Open for exchange students: No
Maximum participants: 78
Only students with the course round in the programme plan

Module   Credit distribution   Examination dates
Sp1 Sp2 Sp3 Sp4 Summer course No Sp
0112 Written and oral assignments 2,5c Grading: UG   2,5c    
0212 Written and oral assignments 5,0c Grading: UG   1,3c 3,7c    

In programs

TIMAL MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, Year 1 (compulsory)

Examiner:

Kjell Melkersson

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Eligibility

General entry requirements for bachelor's level (first cycle)
Applicants enrolled in a programme at Chalmers where the course is included in the study programme are exempted from fulfilling the requirements above.

Specific entry requirements

The same as for the programme that owns the course.
Applicants enrolled in a programme at Chalmers where the course is included in the study programme are exempted from fulfilling the requirements above.

Course specific prerequisites

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Aim

The aim of the course is to attain basic knowledge of drawing technique and about computer based methods to describe three dimensional objects. The course is of very central importance for a machine engineer as all existing and new products require a description of the geometry.

Learning outcomes (after completion of the course the student should be able to)

After completion of this course the student will have skills in:
  • basic layout of drawings as views, cross sections, simplified representation of objects.
  • linear tolerances and fits.
  • surface finish and welding symbols.
  • reading drawings.
  • create CAD-models and see the possibilities by the use of a modern CAD-program.
Furthermore, the student will receive basic knowledge of geometric tolerances.

Content

This course in computer aided design provides training in basic drawing techniques. Furthermore, a CAD program is used to create solids. The course covers the basic functions needed to use the program to create part models, drawings and assemblies.

Organisation

The course consists of lectures, drawing exercises and CAD exercises in smaller groups with supervision.

Literature

Information of the course literature will be given when the course starts.

Examination including compulsory elements

Passed in-course written exam (Dugga) in drawing technique and approved assignments in CAD.


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