Short Title:Engineering Graphics
Full Title:Engineering Graphics
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:ENGR H1006
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Mechanics and metal work
Module Delivered in 4 programme(s)
Reviewed By:DIARMUID RUSH
Module Author:HUGH MCGUINNE
Module Description:This module aims to enable the student to communicate engineering information in the form of orthographic drawings.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Describe the design process and the role of drafting in that process.
LO2 Explain the purpose of drafting standards.
LO3 Apply conventions for the layout of engineering drawings.
LO4 Produce finished isometric and orthographic sketches.
LO5 Produce multi-view drawings for the layout of orthographic drawings.
LO6 Print CAD drawings including simple title blocks.
LO7 Read and interpret engineering drawings both on paper and using CAD.
LO8 Produce isometric drawings from orthographic views.
LO9 Create orthographic drawings using CAD including toleranced dimensions, enlarged details, auxiliary views and section views.
LO10 Implement revision control on drawings.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment Create and print (using paper space)from CAD, three view, 3rd Angle orthographic projections including hidden and centre lines, using correct layer conventions. Add dimensions. 1,3,5,6 20.00 Week 4
Continuous Assessment Create and print dimensioned orthographic drawings for a part of medium complexity, using paper space title block and scaling. 1,5,6,7 20.00 Week 6
Continuous Assessment Produce a 3rd angle projection drawing of a specified component, including three standard orthographic views, together with an auxiliary view and enlarged detail. 1,2,5,6,9,10 20.00 Week 8
Continuous Assessment Produce a 3rd angle projection drawing of a specified component, including three standard orthographic views, together with a section view. 2,5,6,7,9,10 20.00 Week 10
Continuous Assessment Generate an isometric pencil sketch from an orthographic drawing. 4,5,6,7,8 20.00 Sem 1 End
No End of Module Formal Examination

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Practical In class exercises 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Independent Learning Time Outside of class 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 7.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
This module has no Part Time workload.
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Colin H. Simmons,Dennis E. Maguire,Neil Phelps 2012, Manual of Engineering Drawing:Technical Product Specification and Documentation to British and International Standards, 4th ed. Ed., Butterworth-Heinemann [ISBN: 9780080966526]
Recommended Book Resources
  • George Omura,Brian C. Benton 2017, Mastering AutoCAD 2018 and AutoCAD LT 2018, 1st ed. Ed., John Wiley & Sons [ISBN: 9781119386797]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_EAMEC_B Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Mechanical Engineering 1 Mandatory
TA_EAUTO_B Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Mechanical Engineering (Automation) 1 Mandatory
TA_EBIOM_D Bachelor of Engineering in Biomedical Design 1 Mandatory
TA_EAMEC_D Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering 1 Mandatory