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The Design Studio: Developing Technical and Creative Skills Using AutoCAD and ADT--Instructors Guide Carolyn Gibbs

The Design Studio: Developing Technical and Creative Skills Using AutoCAD and ADT--Instructors Guide

Carolyn Gibbs

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ISBN : 9781563674433
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608 pages
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Learning to Draw in 2D with AutoCad- Getting Started: The AutoCad User Interface- Learning How to Draw Precisely- Blocks and Block Libraries- Hatching and Patterning- Text, Annotations, and Dimensioning- Project Organization Concepts in AutoCADMoreLearning to Draw in 2D with AutoCad- Getting Started: The AutoCad User Interface- Learning How to Draw Precisely- Blocks and Block Libraries- Hatching and Patterning- Text, Annotations, and Dimensioning- Project Organization Concepts in AutoCADLearning to Draw in 3D with Architectural Desktop- An Introduction to the Third Dimension- Getting started with ADT- Basic 3-D Shapes in ADT- Drawing in ADT: Walls, Windows, Doors, and Openings- Basic Modifications- Adding Complexity: Customizing the Main Components- Creating Curtain Wall and Storefront Systems- Adding Complexity: Curtain Wall and Door/Window Assembly Style Overrides- A Brief Overview of Other ADT ComponentsDrawing Technique- Drawing Craft- Drawing Techniques I: Approaches to 2D Drawing/Drawing Craft- Drawing Techniques II: Approaches to 3D Modeling Craft- Controlling Output: Drawing Presentation TechniquesLinking Drawing Technique to Design Exploration- Linking CAD Skills Learning to Design Vocabulary Building- Step-by-step Techniques to Master and sample screen images guide readers on using the CAD program- Chapter exercises target all levels of learners- Appendices feature explanations, templates, and sample screen shots for customizing the software to meet the users needs- CD-ROM includes design expression problems, exercises, template AutoCAD files, and images from the text in color- Instructors Guide includes a course syllabus, digital drawing techniques and assignments, and real-world applications of Effective AutoCAD Techniques- Instructors Companion Website available upon adoption