ENGC1011 Engineering Drawing

This is a basic engineering drawing course. It is designed to give the student the necessary skills to draw a mechanical part. Sketching, orthographic projection, auxiliary views, sectional views, and pictorial representation will be covered.




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:
Explore drafting careers
Select CAD/CAM components
Investigate drafting office equipment
Sketch one-view drawing on grid-paper
Create geometric constructions
Construct curved-line drawings
Compare first-angle and third-angle projection methods
Prepare three-view drawings
Determine minimum necessary views to describe a part
Draw auxiliary views
Draw secondary auxiliary views
Create offset cross-sections
Select appropriate section views for a given part
Explain three axonometric drawing representations
Create perspective drawings

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

Disability Services assists students with disabilities who need accommodations to access programs, services and college activities.  If this applies to you, please contact the DS Office on your campus to initiate the accommodations process. 
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Credit Details