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Class Spotlight: Digital Presentation III

Students Interested in Advanced ArchiCAD or Advanced AutoCAD are encouraged to sign up for fall quarter! Spaces are still available and the class is being offered online, a cheaper ($655) and more flexible alternative to the “on the ground” course equivalent. These do carry the prerequisite of Digitial Presentation II and/or instructor consent.

ArchicCAD (V2555) is being taught by Georgeanna Cheung. This advanced-level course continues the exploration of ArchiCAD as a design tool. Instruction focuses on developing a wider range of presentation skills through a broader palette of rendering and animation tools and increasing facility with the tools necessary for preparing construction documents in the professional environment. For technical requirements click here. Prerequisite: X 468.9 Digital Presentation II: ArchiCAD or six months’ experience with ArchiCAD. Software requirement: The most recent version of ArchiCAD. Review CAD course requirements. Enrollment limited. (September 23 – December 16)

AutoCAD (V2552) is being taugh by Shane Bartley. This continuation of Digital Presentation II: AutoCAD covers drawing and editing commands, drawing setup, layer control, dimensioning, symbol libraries, display commands, external references, attributes, and paperspace/modelspace. Students prepare a basic set of construction documents that include floor plans, elevations, sections, and details. For technical requirements click here. Prerequisite: X 468.5 Digital Presentation II: AutoCAD or consent of instructor. Software requirement: The most recent version of AutoCAD Architecture. Review CAD course requirements. Enrollment limited. (September 23 – December 16, 2009)

This is a great way to polish your skills before searching for a new job or internship!
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