Module Title:Technical Graphics 2
Language of Instruction:English
Credits: 5
NFQ Level:6
Module Delivered In 2 programme(s)
Teaching & Learning Strategies: The module will be delivered using lectures and laboratory sessions to illustrate the concepts under study.
Module Aim: Develop 3D CAD models of parts and assemblies for use in mechanical engineering practise.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to:
LO1 Develop 3D Models of parts using CAD systems
LO2 Develop 3D assemblies using CAD systems
LO3 Generate 2D drawings of mechanical parts and assemblies using CAD systems
LO4 Generate part lists and BOM for assemblies
LO5 Understand the engineering design process and the part it plays in the manufacture of products and components.
Pre-requisite learning
Module Recommendations

This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is recommended before enrolment in this module.

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Incompatible Modules
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Co-requisite Modules
No Co-requisite modules listed
This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is mandatory before enrolment in this module is allowed.
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Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
CAD Modeling - Parts
Part design using parametric modelers, working drawings, Product Data Management (PDM), CNC output data.
CAD Modelling - Assemblies
Assembly design using parametric modelers, motion study, working drawings and Product Data Management (PDM).
CAD Modelling - Layout
Plant layout design using parametric modelers, working drawings.
Assessment Breakdown%
Continuous Assessment100.00%
Continuous Assessment
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation Individual assignments will be issued and submitted throughout academic year 1,2,3,4,5 100.00 n/a
No Project
No Practical
No End of Module Formal Examination

ITCarlow reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Laboratory Every Week 2.00
Estimated Learner Hours Every Week 2.00
Total Hours 4.00

Module Delivered In

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
CW_EMMEC_B Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Mechanical Engineering 3 Mandatory
CW_EEMEC_D Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering 3 Mandatory