COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Engineering Graphics - CAD
Course Code: 
15CVL112
Year Taught: 
2015
2016
2017
2018
Semester: 
2
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Chennai
Coimbatore

'Engineering Graphics - CAD' is a course offered in the second semester of B. Tech. in Civil Engineering program at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Section of Solids: Introduction, Section planes, Sectional views, apparent shapes and true shapes of sections of right regular prisms, cylinders, pyramids and cones.

Development of lateral surfaces: Introduction, Development of lateral surfaces of prisms, cylinders, pyramids and cones.

Isometric Projection: Introduction, Isometric scale, Isometric projection of prisms, pyramids, cylinders, cones

Orthographic Views of 3 dimensional solids.

Building Drawing: Construction details – Masonry, Footings.

Development of Plan, Section and Elevation of Simple Residential building.

TEXTBOOKS

  • Bhat N. D. and Panchal V. M., “Engineering Drawing Plane and Solid Geometry, 42e, Charoatar Publishing House, 2010
  • Dr. Balagopal T S Prabhu, Dr. K. Vinent Paul and Dr. C. Vijayan., “Building Design and Civil Engineering Drawing”, Spades Publishers & Distributors, Calicut, 2012.

REFERENCE BOOKS

  • 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