EA 257 – Computer Aided Design Drawing (CAD2)
Course lecturer :
Rana El Bakly
Course assistant :
Amira Al Mahdy
Course objectives :
The course introduces the fundamentals of three-dimensional geometric modeling and associated computer aided design. Students are introduced to courses of graphics such as Photoshop, Rivet and 3D Max.
Course description :
List principals of preparation and presentation of architecture design projects as well as methods of physical modeling and multi-dimensional visualization techniques. Interpret image editing and visual effects commands. Show different examples and techniques of modelling and drawing. Describe lighting, materials, and layers. Identify rendering techniques and filters. Show the measurement of building form and using of libraries. Explain how to use cameras and different views.
Course assessment :
Drop Quizzes 10 Weekly sheets / mini project 35 Mid-term written Exam 15 Final written Exam 40
Recommended text books :
Mastering Autocad 2010 and Autocad lt 2010, Georgeomura, wiley, 2009.
Recommended refrences :
 Adobe Creative Team, Adobe Photoshop CS6 Classroom in a Book, Adobe Systems, USA, 2012.  Adobe Photoshop CS4 Classroom in a Book: The Official Training Workbook from Adobe Systems; Adobe Systems Incorporated and Its Licensors, 2009.  Derakhshani, D., Mastering Autodesk 3ds Max 2013, John Wiley & Sons, USA, 2012.  Harper, J., Autodesk 3ds Max 2013 Essentials, John Wiley & Sons, USA, 2012.  Murdock, K., Autodesk 3ds Max 2013 Bible,Wiley and Sons, USA, 2012.  Murdock, K., 3d Max 8 Bible, Wiley and Sons, USA, 2006