York Community High School

Engineering Drafting CAD Honors

Course Teacher

Calenberg, Daniel (630) 617-2400 ex.7341 Industrial Tech Teacher dcalenberg@elmhurst205.org

Course Description

#0578 Engineering Drafting Honors

Grades 10-12 / Full Year High Weighted Course2.0 credits

Prerequisite: Technical Drafting/CAD


This course is designed for the high school student who wants to pursue a career in an engineering field or other related areas.  Included in this course are the study of STEM principles in 3D modeling and printing as well as the advanced practice of geometric construction, orthographic projection, pictorial drawings and manufacturing processes.  Students will continue their study with Autodesk Inventor on Windows-based PCs.  They will learn advanced CAD practices including 3D-modeling and animation and will also participate in design and problem solving in the construction and testing of several project based activities.  3D printing operations are taught along with the design and manufacture of products designed by the student.