EM104, Spring 2003-2004
Graphical Communications



Objective:
Understand and practice the techniques that are accepted within the engineering profession for graphically describing the shape of objects.
 

 

Text:

Bertoline, Wiebe, and Miller, Fundamentals of Graphics Communication, 3rd ed., McGraw-Hill, 2002.

 

 

Reference:

Solid Edge User Manuals on reserve in the library


Materials:


Homework and Classwork:
Homework and classwork will be assigned each week.  The classwork is due before you leave class.  The homework is due at the start of the next class meeting.
 

Project:
A project will be assigned 5th week.  The project will require the use of a rapid prototyping machine.  The approximate material cost for the project will be $5-10.
 

Examinations:
The examinations in this course will consist of a mid-term and a final.

Likely format/questions (please note that this can change):

Mid-term exam (~ 2 hours):

Final exam (4 hours):

Grading:
 
 

Item Percent of Final Grade 
Classwork
10%
Homework
10%
Project
25%
Mid-Term Examination
25%
Final Examination
30%