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Unit 1 – Introduction to AutoCAD and Working with the Windows Environment

 

  • Starting AutoCAD and Understanding the Display
  • Interacting with AutoCAD
  • AutoCAD File Operations

Unit 2 – Creating Your First Drawing

 

  • Setting up a Drawing
  • Using AutoCAD Drafting Tools
  • Understanding Objects

Unit 3 – Viewing and Plotting a Drawing

 

  • Understanding the Display and Virtual Screen
  • Using ZOOM and PAN To Control the Display
  • Using the Aerial View Window and Creating Views

Unit 4 – Basic CAD Drawing Techniques

 

  • Setting the Display Format and Units
  • Working with Prototype Drawings
  • Coordinate System Basics

Unit 5 – Understanding Layers and Linetypes

 

  • Working with Layers
  • Understanding and Creating Linetypes

Unit 6 – Creating Basic Geometry

 

  • Drawing Rectangles
  • Drawing Circles
  • Drawing Arcs

Unit 7 – Annotating a Drawing with Text and Hatching

 

  • Adding Text to a Drawing
  • Filling Areas with Hatching

Unit 8 – Drawing Accurately

 

  • Working with Entity Points and Object Snaps
  • Using Point Filters

Unit 9 – Creating Selection Sets

 

  • Methods for Creating a Selection Set
  • Selecting Objects
  • Changing the Selection and Using Object Selection Filters

Unit 10 – Basic Editing Skills

 

  • Deleting and Restoring Objects
  • Moving, Copying, and Offsetting Objects
  • Rotating, Mirroring, Scaling, and Stretching Objects
  • Editing Edges and Corners of Objects
  • Producing Arrays of Objects (ARRAY)

Unit 11 – Editing with Grips

 

  • Working with Grips
  • Using the Grips Autoedit Modes

Unit 12 – Advanced Drawing Techniques

 

  • Dividing and Measuring an Object
  • Drawing Rings and Ellipses
  • Working with Multilines

Unit 13 – Dimensioning a Drawing

 

  • Dimensioning Basics and Dimensioning with Precision
  • Linear and Radial Dimensioning
  • Angular Dimensioning
  • Editing Dimensions

Unit 14 – Modifying Object Characteristics/

  • Changing Object Properties
  • Extracting Information from your Drawing

Unit 15 – Using Symbols and Attributes

 

  • Defining Groups
  • Creating Blocks
  • Adding Information to a Block with Attributes