DRAF-127: CATIA V5 Level III

Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development
Industrial Drafting/CAD Techn
Academic Level
Course Subject
Industrial Drafting
Course Number
Course Title
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

Explores the use of the drafting workbench and surfacing. Covers the application of dimensions and tolerances, and the creation of advanced views. Instruction in surfacing includes extruding and the creation of simple and complex surfaces in the generative shape design workbench.

Goals, Topics, and Objectives

Core Course Topics
  1. Working in the Drafting Work Bench
  2. Generating views in Drafting Work Bench
  3. Application of dimensions, tolerances, notes and text in Drafting Work Bench
  4. Surfacing in the Generative Shape Design (GSD) Work Bench
  5. Making a solid part from surfaces
Core Course Learning Objectives (Separated)

- Configure dimensioning styles

- Apply various types of tolerance dimensions

- Apply various types of symbols found on a detail drawing

- Apply various types of call-outs/notes on a detail drawing

- Construct advanced views that are shown on a detail drawing

- Construct a complex surface by use of surfacing tools

- Make a solid model from a surface

Assessment and Requirements

Assessment of Academic Achievement

All students will be required to complete a set of competencies measured through drawings, tests, written assignments, and achieving a cumulative average of 60% or above.

Approval Dates

Effective Term
Fall 2020
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AALC Approval Date
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