ME 160

Spring 2012

Tentative Syllabus

 

 

Week

Date

Lecture Topics

Assignments

1

1/23

Introductions, grading, supplies

Linetypes, Basic Drawing Techniques

 

T1, T3

2

1/30

Engineer and Architect Scales

Basic Projection Theory

 

T2, SS-1

BP, sk-1

 

3

 

 

2/6

 

Projection of Plans and Elevations - Principal Views

Introduction to AutoCAD - Orthographic Projection

 

sk2, op1

ac1, ac2

4

2/13

AutoCAD

Review for Exam 1

c1 , op2

sk3

5

 

2/20

Exam 1

Auxiliary Elevations, True Size of Inclined planes

 

 

 

6

2/27

Auxiliary views

 

aux1, aux2

aux3

 

7

 

3/5

Section views

 

Typical Wall Section

 

 sec1, sec2

 

sec3, secpr3

8

 

3/12

Design Process

 

Exam 2

c2

 

 

9

3/19

Apartment

Introduction to Isometric Views

c2

iso1a, iso1

 

10

3/26

Isometric Views

Exam 3

Iso2

 

11

4/2

Spring Break

 

 

 

12

4/9

Perspective Views

Interior Elevations

p1b p2b

c3

13

4/16

Design Project

Design Project/Exam Review

14

4/23

Exam 4

Design Project

15
4/30

Design Project

Design Project

 

16

5/7

Design Project

Design Project Presentations and Projects due 5/9-5/10