Engineering drawing

Introduction

This course has been specially prepared to provide the newcomer to industry with a sound knowledge of the way in which drawings are prepared. Starting from scratch, the course’ concentrates from beginning only on the practical aspects of the subject and encourage the student to “lean by doing”. They will be found equally beneficial by the older hand who wishes to extend his practical knowledge to include the knowledge of the principles of engineering drawing and design.

 

Entrance Level

The program starts from first principles and it is required that persons with a mathematical background will have an added advantage to study the program. At least some exposure to high school level education is required to be able to successfully complete the program.

Enrollment requirements

The usual application procedures must be observed. There are no other needs except that students should have access to a computer and they will be required to be computer literate at least capable to use a computer to be able to send and receive mail and to open attachment as well as using application software to open textbooks, prepare assignments. Where they do not have any Internet facilities, the usage of a computer is till compulsory but they can mail assignments or contact there agent to be able to study the program.

Credits and exemptions

Credits are indicated with an (*) for each tertiary level subject as well as exemptions appropriately marked where applicable for each subject.

Program format

Technical Mathematics

Mechanics *

Strength of Materials *

Engineering Design Philosophy *

Kinematics of Machines *

Engineering Drawing I *

Engineering Drawing II *

Engineering Drawing III *

Outcomes and program level

The program starts at the senior high school level and advances to the first year beyond high school diploma. It is equivalent to a High School + one year tertiary study in the appropriate field.

Award

FACULTY Certificate and Transcript

Skills

Posted on

January 19, 2017

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