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AutoCAD I

AutoCAD I

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The New School
New York, NY 10011
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Saturday, January 27, 2018 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
$788

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For architects and interior and product designers. Learn the basics, including drawing, editing, dimensioning, output, and presentation. Gain a practical understanding of AutoCADs relevance to professional practice. Take a project from sketch development and produce professional drawings. Prerequisites: Basic drafting skills and familiarity with Windows/PC operating system You will learn: How to set up a drawing, units and layers The interface: commands, preferences, osnap and coordinates The Drawing entities and navigation: lines, polylines, circles, rectangles, ellipse, arc, pan and zoom How to edit in AutoCad: erase, trim, extend, copy, move, offset, array, mirror, stretch, scale, break and fillet Layout tabs, paper and model space, page set up and printing Blocks and block management: creating blocks with block make and w-block, copy/paste, and editing blocks, design center, and tool pallets Text and dimensions: annotative scaling, text styles, multiline text, editing text Creation of dimensioning styles and dimensions tools Drawing management: layer standards, management and hatches Creating and editing attributed blocks Creating drawing templates and file management of blocks, templates and drawings Creation of a drawing that links to other drawings Benefits: Developing a basic working knowledge of AutoCAD Gain exposure to a variety of methods and practices to create digital drawings in cad Begin to develop proficiency in motivated observation Improve critical thinking, writing and presentation skills Note: Class price includes a $40 one-time registration fee. Location: Course locations are TBD and subject to change. Exact locations will be communicated prior to class. Important: This course is offered through Continuing Education at The New School. Students who have already created an online account at the New School should register for classes directly on NewSchool.edu/continuing-education/classes

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