Want to learn Solidworks but don’t know how to start? Learn the basic skills necessary to create 3D geometry using the software in under 10 hours. On this course, you will learn the user interface and basic methods of sketching, dimensioning and constraining. You will learn how to build 3D models from engineering drawings using different techniques such as Extrusion, Revolving and Sweeps. Towards the end of the course, you will be taught the basics of assembling parts, production of technical drawings, how to animate models and create exploded views. This is an excellent course for those doing engineering and interested in 3D modelling and printing. A certificate will be given for full completion of the course.
How will the sessions work?
These sessions will be run online through Blackboard Collaborate. When you purchase a ticket, you will be asked for your email and MUSE login in order to set up your account and enrol you onto the correct GraphCAD Course. On the afternoon of your session, you'll be able to find the session links in the 'Organisations' section named 'USU - GraphCAD Courses (GIAG)' on Blackboard as below:
All you have to do then is log in at the time of your session and you're ready to go!
Any information you provide here will be safely secured in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation. Any personal data included will be removed once we no longer have a use for it after our sessions have taken place.
This is a society led session and is HEAR accredited.
*PLEASE NOTE, THIS SESSION IS OPEN TO UNIVERSITY OF SHEFFIELD STUDENTS ONLY*
Tickets will be taken off-sale 24hrs prior to the session, please ensure you have purchased your ticket before this time.