EC202-COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN (CAD) 1LECTURER: MOHD FADIL BIN ABDULLAHCREDIT (S) : 1DURATION : 30HRS @ 15 weeks 2 HRS PER WEEK
SYNOPSIS 2 Computer Aided Design provides knowledge and exposure on the usage of CAD software. The course focuses on the application of the software to produce drawing on graphics, electrical/electronic component symbol, circuit schematics and electrical wiring layout diagram. The skill acquired from this course will also equip the students with the ability to learn and use other similar software.
COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES (CLO) 3Upon completion of this course studentsshould be able to:1. Describe computer aided design concept, applicationsand capabilities in electrical engineering environment. (C2)2. Use skillfully the draw and edit commands and the various data input techniques in generating simple and complex technical drawings. (C3)3. Draw and produce with precision the symbol graphics, electronic circuits schematics and electrical wiring layout diagrams faster and neat. (P3)
DEFINITION: 5Computer-Aided Design (CAD), alsoknown as Computer-Aided Drafting, isthe use of computer software and systemsto design and create 2D and 3D virtualmodels of goods and products for thepurposes of testing. It is also sometimesreferred to as computer assisted drafting. Software
CAD SOFTWARE FOR EC202 JKE/PUOAUTOCAD VERSION 2004 20
Officical Name CommentsAutoCAD Version DWG R2.6 file format introduced. 1.0 – 2.6 Last version to run without a math co-processor.AutoCAD Version DWG R11/R12 file format introduced. Last release 9 - 12 for Apple MacintoshAutoCAD Version DWG R13 file format introduced. Last release for 13 Unix, MS-DOS and Windows 3.11.AutoCAD Version DWG R14 file format introduced. 14AutoCAD Version DWG 2000 file format introduced2000,200oi, 2002AutoCAD Version DWG 2004 file format introduced.2004,2005, 2006AutoCAD Version DWG 2007 file format introduced. 2007 - 2012AutoCAD Version DWG 20013 file format introduced. 2013 21
Computer system requirements need to run the CAD programs: 22 Input devices: keyboard, mouse Processing unit: CPU Output devices: Printer / PlotterAutoCAD recommends: 800MHz Pentium III or better processor. At least 256MB of RAM, 1024 x 768 or higher display resolution. 300MB of available hard disk space Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 with Service Pack or latest edition.
26 Increased productivity, efficiency and accuracy Shorter time taken in creating, checking and editing. Improvement of output/product quality. Uniformity of reproductions Reduction in storage space.
assessmentContinuous assessment - 100% Practical work (6) – 30% End of chapter problem(6) – 30% Practical test (2) – 40% 27