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Digital & IT – CAD (Computer Aided Design) Level 3 2D

The Computer Aided Design course provide opportunity for students to gain a range of valuable City & Guilds qualifications in 2 & 3-Dimensional CAD at level 2 and 3. The CAD schemes attract students from diverse backgrounds such as Electrical/Civil/Mechanical Engineering, Architectural, Furniture Design, Sports Ground Design, Town Planning, Highways, Cartography…or anyone who needs to produce plans. Increasingly, students from artistic/graphic backgrounds appreciate the links between the precise nature of CAD and graphical illustration.

There are thirteen learning outcomes to the Level 3 2D qualification:

  • Use a layering system and different line type styles
  • Define and use a system for grouping objects to form blocks or libraries
  • Produce isometric drawings within the 2D environment
  • Define and use an adjustable co-ordinate system based on user requirements
  • Use complex dimensioning routines
  • Use different drawing spaces and complex multi viewing areas
  • Produce hard copies of drawings
  • Make inquiries of an existing drawing and place reference points
  • Use a means of pre-command object selection in order to carry out editing processes
  • Change the properties of a number of drawn entities
  • Edit blocks/symbols and hatched areas
  • Modify continuous lines formed by a connected sequence of lines or arcs
  • Use a method to remove unused items and rename other items logically
When September 2020Duration30 weeks
LevelLevel 3AttendancePart time

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Keighley College

Bradford Road, Keighley
West Yorkshire BD21 4HQ United Kingdom

Tel: 01535 685000
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