Jun 21, 2018  
Fall 2017 Catalog 
    
Fall 2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DF 230 - Introduction to Solid Works


Credit Hours: 2

An introduction to drafting and modeling software for development of working drawings, which detail the manufacturer and assembly of mechanical components and devises. The course includes instruction for preparing both virtual and actual presentations utilizing printers and plotters using Solid Works software.

Course Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • model reasonably complex mechanical parts using a solid modeling tool;
  • create assemblies and drawings from solid models;
  • create a list of manufacturing and other economic design considerations when creating models;
  • explain uses of solid modeling in mechanical engineering; and
  • use the computer in all aspects of the mechanical design process.


F/S (N, S)