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Intermediate Level

Approx. 23 hours to complete

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Subtitles: English, Vietnamese

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

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Intermediate Level

Approx. 23 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English, Vietnamese

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
26 minutes to complete

Initiation: Prepare for the Class

This module includes the course syllabus, grading policy and tips to learn modeling well.

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2 videos (Total 6 min), 2 readings
2 videos
101 Course overview1m
2 readings
102 Syllabus and grading policy10m
Course FAQs10m
Week
2
1 hour to complete

Basis of 3D modeling: Learn basic concept and start modeling

This module includes some crucial concepts and tips for modeling.Learners will learn how to import the 1F plan and be familiar with the entire process.

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3 videos (Total 17 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
3 videos
202 Notice of 3D modeling7m
203 Import CAD files into SketchUp2m
1 reading
Working files10m
1 practice exercise
Quiz1: Basic concept of 3D modeling20m
Week
3
1 hour to complete

Building Structure: Create columns, walls, beams and slabs

This module includes methods to develop structure of the building model. Learners will start from 1F slabs, columns, walls and beams. It also includes the use of grouping objects in SketchUp.

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6 videos (Total 28 min), 1 quiz
6 videos
302 Create First Floor's Slab3m
303 Create columns3m
304 Create walls3m
305 Create beams9m
306 Readjust heights of walls2m
1 practice exercise
307 Quiz2: Use of Group and creating building structure20m
Week
4
3 hours to complete

Staircases: Create staircases and railings

This module covers the process of creating staircases and handrails. Learners will learn how to draw staircases according to 1F plan, and how to use array and group functions to simplified modeling process.

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7 videos (Total 31 min), 2 quizzes
7 videos
402 Create second and third parts of staircase5m
403 Adjust and Group staircase1m
404 Create railing of first-part staircase4m
405 Create railing of second-part staircase5m
406 Create railing of third-part staircase4m
407 Create and Groupsecond floor slab3m
1 practice exercise
408 Quiz3: creating staircases and railings20m
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By SNApr 1st 2019

Well structured practical application CAD course using SketchUp. It was fun! I recommend it to everyone searching for Fundamental CAD course.

Instructor

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康仕仲

原臺灣大學土木工程學系教授 (Professor)
土木工程學系 (Department of Civil Engineering)

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