CAD Parametric Modelling with Solidworks - Advanced

Limerick Institute of Technology


Course Name CAD Parametric Modelling with Solidworks - Advanced
Course Provider Limerick Institute of Technology
Course Code 3921
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Award at UK Level 3  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland City and Guilds None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Limerick City
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Expand+Start Date: September

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Duration 30 weeks, 3 hours per week. Monday, 7.00pm to 10.00pm.
Course Fee

Expand+€600. Additonal City & Guilds Examination/Registration fees will also apply.

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Entry Requirements This course is suitable for learners who have already completed the level 1 or level 2 City & Guilds Solidworks course (or equivalent).
Financial Support

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Students registered on full time undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at LIT at the time of registration, may be eligible for a 25% reduction on Flexible Learning programme fees and are also eligible for substantial ...


Expand+Qualification: Advanced CAD Parametric Modelling with Solidworks (City & Guilds Award, 601/5114/6, UK Level 3, 12 Credits).

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Course Content Aims
The use of computer aided design (CAD) systems in industry has become an essential part of the modern working environment. It is used at all stages of the design period, from conceptualisation and production of working drawings to the production of virtual reality images. This unit aims to further candidates understanding of the CAD Parametric Modelling environment.
Subjects Taught

Upon completion of this course the learner will be able to:
1. Use advanced modelling techniques, including loft, sweep, multisolid bodies, splines.
2. Import and constrain a library feature into a part / assembly.
3. Create and manipulat...

Assessment Method Assessments will be carried out through a mixture of practical assignments and written knowledge tests.
Further Enquiries For further information:
Dept of Flexible Learning
Tel: 061 293802

For academic queries:
Contact: Tony Mahon
Location LIT Moylish