Diploma in AutoCAD

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Required results - A/L * School leavers (after O/L or A/L) * Undergraduates * Architectures * Civil Engineers * Mechanical Engineers * Electronic and electrical engineers * Interior Designers
Required results - O/L * School leavers (after O/L or A/L) * Undergraduates * Architectures * Civil Engineers * Mechanical Engineers * Electronic and electrical engineers * Interior Designers
Intakes -
Time Duration 4 months (45 hrs)
Lecture dates and time -
Qualification from (University/ Taff) ESOFT
Fees informations Rs.32,500

Instalments :
1st instalment – Rs.12,500
2nd instalment – Rs.10,000
3rd instalment – Rs.10,000
Fees - Annually -
Fees - Per Semester -
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Fees - Per Subject -
Locations Ambalangoda Anuradhapura Avissawella Badulla Bandarawela Battaramulla Batticaloa Chilaw Colombo Dambulla Embilipitiya Galle Gampaha Hatton Homagama Ja-Ela Jaffna Kalmunai Kalutara Kandy Katubedda Kegalle Kiribathgoda Kuliyapitiya Kurunegala Matale Matara Minuwangoda Monaragala Narammala Nawalapitiya Negombo Nittambuwa Nugegoda Panadura Piliyadala Polonnaruwa Ratnapura Tangalle Trincomalee Wattala Wennappuwa

Course Structure
This programme has been divided into 2 modules:

Module 1 : Auto CAD 2D

Module 2 : Auto CAD 3D

Auto CAD 2D
Section 01: Introduction to AutoCAD

Computer Aided Drafting and Designing
Advantages comparing with Manual Drafting
Auto CAD 2D and 3D
Zoom Extent
Drawing LIMITS
Status Bar
GRID Display
PAN Real time
Section 02: Coordinate Systems

Absolute Coordinates
Relative Rectangular Coordinates
Relative Polar Coordinates
Section 03: Draw Tool Bar

Section 04: Modify Tool Bar

Erase, copy, offset, move, trim, extend, rotate, scale, break, break @ point, join, explode, mirror etc.
Section 05: Drafting settings

Grid and snap
Object snap
Redo and undo
Section 06: Units

Units for length, Engineering architecture, Fractional, Decimal, Scientific
Units for angles, decimal degrees , degrees, minutes and seconds, radius, grade, Surveyor’s unit
Section 07: Object snap tool bar and divide

Snap to midpoint
Snap to perpendicular
Snap to node
Snap to nearest
Snap to centre
Dividends of equal parts
Section 08: Drawing limits

Grid x spacing and y spacing
Changing of grid and snap
Lower left corner and upper right corner
Changing of drawing limits
Section 09: Chamfer and fillet

Fillet with radius and fillet with zero radius
Chamfer with equal distance and different distance
Section 10: Hatch and Gradient

Hatch patterns
Scaling of hatch design
Gradient with colour and Tao colour
Section 11: Zoom

Zoom enter all enter
Zoom window
Zoom previous
Zoom real-time
Pan real-time
Section 12: Isometric view

Isometric grid and snap
Iso planes
Iso circle
Section 13: Perspective view

One point
Two points
Section 14: Text

Multiline text and single line text
Text style
Scaling and moving of text
Section 15: Dimensions

Dimension styles
Lines, symbol and arrows, text, primary units, secondary units, tolerance
Dimension Types
Linear, Angular, Aligned, Diameter Radius, Arc length etc
Section 16: Layers

Layer property manager, colour line type, line weight, set current, on and off
Draw first and put into a layer
Section 17: Tables

Table style, titles, header, data, text height, text alignment
Drawings of table, rows and columns, row height, column width
Table modification, delete and insert of rows and columns, colouring
Section 18: Elevations

Plan , side and front elevations sectional elevations
1st angle and 3rd angle projection
Section 19: Poly line and poly line edit

Poly line and arc
Changing of width
Section 20: Inquiry and measurement tools

Locate a point
Section 21: Blocks

Make a block
Insert a block
X scale, y scale, rotation angle
Section 22: Plotting of drawings

What to plot
Model and layouts
Auto CAD 3D
Section 23: Introduction

3D coordinates
3D planes
Isometric views
Height and thickness
Section 24: Solid modelling

Section 25: Surface modelling

Tabulated surface
Edge surface
Revolve surface
Ruled surface
Section 26: Wire frame modelling

Section 27

Union, subtract and intersect
Extrude and revolve
Section 28: Visual styles

Hidden conceptual
Section 29: Modify tools

3D rotate
3D mirror
3D array
3D move
Section 30: Orbit

Section 31: Edge modification

Colour off set
Section 32: Face modifications

Colour off set
Section 33: Slicing and tapering

Section 34: Materials, lighting and images

Double Major Options

Training Mode :
Interactive classroom lectures with multimedia enabled learning and hands on practice.

Course Material :
Comprehensive material including textbooks and other resources will be provided FREE of charge.

Career paths -
Academic centers Esoft
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