COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Engineering Drawing - CAD
Course Code: 
15MEC100
Year Taught: 
2015
2016
2017
2018
Semester: 
1
Type: 
Subject Core
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Bengaluru
Chennai
Coimbatore
Amritapuri

'Engineering Drawing - CAD' is a course offered in the first semester of B. Tech. programs at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Introduction, Drawing Instruments and their uses, Layout of the Software, standard tool bar / menus, navigational tools. Co-ordinate system and reference planes. Creation of 2 dimensional environment. Selection of drawing size and scale. Commands and Dimensioning.

Orthographic Projections: Introduction, Planes of projection, reference line. Projection of points in all the four quadrants. Projection of straight lines, Projection of Plane Surfaces, and Projection of Solids in first angle projection system.

  • Bhat N. D. and Panchal V. M, “Engineering Drawing Plane and Solid Geometry”, 42e, Charoatar Publishing House, 2010
  • James D. Bethune, “Engineering Graphics with AutoCAD”, Pearson Education, 2014
  • K. R. Gopalakrishna, “Engineering Drawing”, 2014, Subhas Publications
  • Narayan K. L. and Kannaiah P, Engineering Drawing, SciTech Publications, 2003