ENGC1021 Working Drawings

This course introduces the student to the techniques, standards and methods used to place dimensions onto a production drawing. Methods for calculating tolerance, placing the tolerance onto a drawing and the effect of tolerancing on the dimensioning process is also covered. Drafting shortcuts such as tabulated drawings. Multiple detail drawings on a single sheet and assembly drawings will be covered as well. The student will also apply the drawing revision process.




One of the following: ENGC1100, ENGC1160, ENGC1250, or ENGC2100

Course Requirements and Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Learning Outcomes

The following outcomes will be addressed in the course:
Create multiview detail drawings
Select dimensioning method appropriate for a working drawing
Select appropriate drafting shortcuts
Determine proper fits and tolerances
Create a drawing checklist
Specify surface finishes on drawings
Compare screw thread forms
Select standard threaded fasteners for assemblies
Select miscellaneous fasteners for assemblies
Compare properties of common manufacturing materials
Select material for a mass-production part
Compare casting and forging processes
Create tabulated drawings
Create multiple sheet detail drawings
Differentiate types of assembly drawings
Apply drawing revision process

Text and References

A list of textbooks required for this course is available at the bookstore.

Course Scheduling

The scheduled hours of instruction include sixteen hours for each lecture credit, thirty two hours for each lab credit and forty hours for each credit of supervised occupational experience (SOE). Lecture credit may include formal or impromptu lectures, demonstrations or discussions with the entire class or with small groups or individuals. Refer to the Credit Details section of this course outline for the credit breakdown.

Accommodations Statement

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Credit Details