Design Tools & Drawing: Solid Works and 3D Modelling

Maynooth University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Design Tools & Drawing: Solid Works and 3D Modelling

  • Host University

    Maynooth University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Art, Design Management, Industrial Design

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    This module teaches students formal communication tools used in design and manufacture. How to correctly interpret and create technical drawings and the fundamentals of modeling in 3D through SolidWorks. Covered in this module are; principles of Technical Drawing (orthographic projection, pictorial views, section views, true shapes and developments), computer aided design (Solidworks) feature generation, assembly and production drawing.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.