2024-25 Course Catalog

MET1020 Engineering Drawings and Diagrams

Students will gain experience creating, using and interpreting engineering drawings of mechnical and electrical systems. Visualization of 3D objects as well as the development of multiview, isometric and section view hand sketched drawings as they relate to mechanical components and systems will be covered. The course will also focus on technical print layout, imperial and metric unit systems, correct dimensioning protocols based on current ANSI standards as well as symbols and abbreviations used in various engineering applications. Piping and instrumentation diagrams as well as key features of electronic diagrams will also be covered. Through this course, students will acquire the skills needed to create, interpret and understand the use of various types of engineering drawings commonly used in a manufacturing facility.