STRUCTURAL DRAWING AND DESIGN (UNIT 1)
cod. 1005275

Academic year 2015/16
2° year of course - First semester
Professor
COLLINI Luca
Academic discipline
Progettazione meccanica e costruzione di macchine (ING-IND/14)
Field
Ingegneria meccanica
Type of training activity
Characterising
42 hours
of face-to-face activities
6 credits
hub: -
course unit
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Integrated course unit module: STRUCTURAL DRAWING AND DESIGN

Learning objectives

Knowledge and understanding: the ability to accurately read a technical drawing, and to understand the symbolism related to machining.
Skills: drawing, freehand or with set-squares from design, drafting of a particular mechanical or deduced from relief or isometric drawing.
Making judgments: complete and unambiguous interpretation of a mechanical drawing.
Communication skills: know how of the language of mechanical drawing.
Learning skills: reading a technical drawing, ability to abstract in a 3-dimensional complex solid.

Prerequisites

None

Course unit content

Basis of technical and mechanical drawing

Full programme

1. Introduction to technical drawing
2. Elements of relief and freehand drawings
3. Sections
4. The issue of dimensioning
5. Dimensional and geometric tolerances
6. Elastic connections
7. Linkages
8. Fixed and mobile mechanical links
9. Notes to the tables of the unified elements.

Bibliography

1. Manfè, Pozza, Scarato. Disegno meccanico. (3 volumi), Principato.

2. Caligaris, Fava, Tomasello, "Dal progetto al prodotto", (3 volumi), Paravia.

Teaching methods

Lectures and drawing exercises.

Assessment methods and criteria

Students will be able to read and produce technical drawings of single mechanical components and assemblies.

Other information

The following instruments are necessary: A3 sheets, compass, hard and soft pencils, set-square pair.