COURSE OBJECTIVES

• To enable students to learn fundamentals of Auto Cad.
• To lean broader aspect of civil engineering drawing.
• To have skills to prepare architectural, structural, plumbing, electrical, hydraulic structures and highway/motorway drawings in Auto Cad.

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES (CLO)

CLO: 1. to describe different perspective (functions) of latest version of both AutoCad (in detail) and Building Information Modeling ‘BIM’ (in general) related to civil engineering domain. (C1)
CLO: 2. to explain the civil engineering drawings of different specialties (e.g. architecture, structures, plumbing, electrical/HVAC, irrigation and transportation etc.) for large structures. (C2)
CLO: 3. to discuss as well as interpret civil engineering drawings of different specialties for large structures. (A2)
CLO: 4. to prepare civil engineering drawings of different specialties using AutoCAD. (C3)

COURSE CONTENTS

  1. Introduction to Auto Cad
    • What is Auto Cad?
    • Auto Cad for civil engineering drawing
    • Auto Cad commands (new file, saving a file, drawing scale, coordinate system, layers, pen assignment, dimensioning, line, rectangle, circle, erasing, trimming, extending, blocks, copying, replicate, hatch, text)
  2. Introduction to Contour Plan, Infrastructure layout, and Site Plan
    • General notes
    • Contour plan
    • Infrastructure layout
    • Site plan
  3. Architectural Details of a Simple Two Storied Building
    • Broad prospective about architectural details
    • General notes
    • Ground floor plan
    • First floor plan
    • Roof and mumty plan
    • Elevations
    • Longitudinal and transverse sections
  4. Structural Details of a Simple Two Storied Framed RCC Building
    • Broad prospective about structural RCC details
    • General notes
    • Foundation plan and related details
    • Framing of plinth beams and related details
    • Framing of floor beams and related details
    • Framing of roof and mumty beams and related details
    • Slab reinforcement layout
    • Misc. details (stair case and water tank)
    • Structural details of boundary wall
  5. Plumbing and Electrical Details of a Simple Two Storied Building
    • Broad prospective about plumbing and electrical details
    • General notes for plumbing details
    • External water supply and sewerage layout
    • Internal water supply and sewerage layout (all plans)
    • General notes for electrical details
    • Electrification for all plans
  6. Structural Details of Steel Roof Truss
    • Broad prospective about structural steel details
    • General notes
    • Framing plan
    • Truss elevation
    • Member cross-sections and connection details
  7. Drawings of Hydraulic and Drainage Structures
    • Broad prospective about hydraulic and drainage structural details
    • General notes
    • Layout plan
    • Sectional details
  8. Drawings of Highway and Motor way
    • Broad prospective about highway and motorway structural details
    • General notes
    • Layout plan
    • Sectional details
  9. Building Information Modeling
    • What is BIM?
    • Different perspectives of using BIM