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ENGT 270 - SolidWorks for 3D Modeling and Prototype Applications

Unit(s): 4.0

Prerequisite: ENGT 122; ENGT 150 or ENGT 170
Advisory: ENGL 035 or ENLA 100 or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement
Transfers to: CSU

This course is an intensive study of three-dimensional (3D) computer graphics and computer-assisted design and drafting (CADD) utilizing the latest release of SolidWorks Software. This course benefits all students in areas of study related to engineering, drafting, design, and computer graphics. Students produce 3D, parametric, computer-generated virtual models incorporating mechanical design refinements. The course emphasizes the technological skills necessary to function as a design professional in order to apply 3D design graphics technology to the specific disciplines of mechanical engineering, machine drafting and design, manufacturing, animation, modeling, and illustration. Students are introduced to a variety of ways to produce prototype models directly from CADD-generated solid geometry.

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