This course will give you an overview of the AutoCAD operating system commands, menus and techniques, and the skills and knowledge necessary to produce 2D annotated working drawings for a wide variety of drafting disciplines.Topics include AutoCAD menus, AutoCAD toolbars, two dimensional drawing commands, AutoCAD terminology, the AutoCAD drawing editor and how to co-ordinate systems. You will also learn basic plotting and printing techniques, layers, colours and linetypes, hatching and get an introduction to Modelspace and Paperspace concepts.AutoCAD 2017 by Autodesk will be used in the completion of this course.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
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The TAFE Statement in AutoCAD Level 1 does not have any pre-requisite courses.
The TAFE Statement in AutoCAD Level 1 does not have any post-graduate courses.
The TAFE Statement in AutoCAD Level 1 does not have any related courses.
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