DRAF-124: SolidWorks Level II - Advanced

Business, Entrepreneurship, & Professional Development
Industrial Drafting/CAD Techn
Academic Level
Course Subject
Industrial Drafting
Course Number
Course Title
SolidWorks Level II - Advanced
Credit Hours
Instructor Contact Hours Per Semester
32.00 (for 15-week classes)
Student Contact Hours Per Semester
32.00 (for 15-week classes)
Grading Method
Catalog Course Description

Focuses on applying orthographic principles to mechanical drawings, using the SolidWorks software program. Provides instruction on how to develop section views, auxiliary views, and isometric projections; how to lay out detailed drawings, including advanced assembly procedures and manipulation of assembly components; and how to apply dimensions for manufacturing to orthographic views.

Goals, Topics, and Objectives

Core Course Topics
  1. Title Blocks
  2. Borders
  3. Dimensions
  4. Sections Views
  5. Auxiliary Views
  6. Detail Drawings
  7. Assembly
Core Course Learning Objectives (Separated)
  • Apply functional dimensions to orthographic views.
  • Develop section views.
  • Produce auxiliary views.
  • Insert an isometric projection into a drawing.
  • Define a title block in a drawing, and complete the title block.
  • Attach a border unto a drawing file.
  • Establish drawing preferences.
  • Create detail drawings.
  • Employ advance assembly procedures.
  • *Edit and manipulate components of an assembly.

Assessment and Requirements

Assessment of Academic Achievement

All students will be required to complete a set of competencies measured through assignments, exams, and quizzes and achieving a cumulative average of 70%.

Approval Dates

Effective Term
Fall 2020
ILT Approval Date
AALC Approval Date
Curriculum Committee Approval Date