Course detail

Computer aided Design

FEKT-BKC-PPKAcad. year: 2020/2021

Introduction to CAD / CAM. Repeat the process of creating and composing drawing documentation System hardware, program resources. CAD standardization. Design and construction of computer equipment. Implementation of CAD in the field of designing of electric instruments and devices. The procedure for introducing CAD into practice. Efficiency of computer support. Practical exercises in Autodesk Inventor, designing and designing electrical components and devices. Animation and visualization.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Student Graduation of the subject is able to:
- Create a simple (stator, rotor) and complex (shaped winding) of electrical machinery
- Create a complete set of tools with regard to the custody of individual elements
- Create a full drawings of parts and assemblies
- Set up the environment for creating and drawing dokumetnace under applicable neorenm
- Create a simplified shootout part modeled machines
- Plnhodnotnou create any animation modeled flotator for advertising or other purposes
- Using the Content Center in Autodesk Inventor
- Use Vault Server for team work in the construction of electrical machinery and apparatus
- Key components of mechanical stress calculations using FEM


Basic knowledge of modern CAD ​​systems and basic knowledge of drawings.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

:3D Studio-Reference Manual,Autodesk, Inc
:AutoCAD -Reference Manual,Autodesk, Inc

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods include exercises on computers. The course uses e-learning.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Project 1 - Autodesk Autocad 30 points
Project 2 - Autodesk Inventor - drawings 30 points
Project 3 - Autodeks Inventor - Visualization 30 points
Midterm exam 10 points

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Creating components in Autodesk Inventor
2. Model parameterization, link to MS Excel
3. Create static assemblies
4. Creating drawings in Inventor 1
5. Creating drawings in Inventor 2
6. Inventor Content Centers
7. Visualization
8. Inventor studio - creating animated presentations
9. Team resources in modern CAD systems
10. Use of FEM in modern CAD systems
11. Computer Software 1 (FEMM, Ansys) - Import model, file formats
12. Computer Software 2 (FEMM, Ansys) - Solution of Simple Physical Problems


The aim is to help project manage the complete modeling of electric machines and devices using advanced CAD systems, creating new functions and use of other programs for the calculation of physical fields (FEMM, Ansys).

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

The content and forms of instruction in the evaluated course are specified by a regulation issued by the lecturer responsible for the course and updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme BKC-SEE Bachelor's, 3. year of study, summer semester, 6 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit


Exercise in computer lab

65 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer