Computer Aided Drafting and Design

EAT20001 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 72 hours Face to Face + Blended

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2024 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

29 Jul 24 - 27 Oct 24

3 Dec 24

Last self enrolment:
11 Aug 24

31 Aug 24

Last withdraw without fail:
13 Sep 24

Aims and objectives

This unit of study sets out the knowledge and skills required to apply Computer Aided Drafting using 2D techniques for engineering applications. This includes complex and advanced applications of Computer Aided Drafting systems.
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
1. Prepare and generate professional engineering drawings using a common CAD software according to engineering standards (K2, S1, S2, A2)
2. Demonstrate the use of basic 3D CAD drawings for engineering design (K2, S1, A2, K5)
3. Demonstrate the ability to use CAD for engineering design projects (A2, A4, K5)
4. Demonstrate ability to communicate engineering design outcomes using produced CAD drawings (A2, A4, A7)