Course detail

CAD System II

FSI-9SC2Acad. year: 2023/2024

Course continued practical and theoretical skills from course CAD systems I. Students will meet methods of surface and 3D modeling with using CAD systems.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Entry knowledge

Students are expected to have basic knowledge of designing machine parts and machine nodes, as well as computer knowledge.

Rules for evaluation and completion of the course

Active participation in consultations is necessary.
Exam will be take on the basic of presentation design work or on the basic work made by pattern and after consultaion/presentation.
Student attend a consultation.
Individual assignments and result checking.


Course is explaining, how work with CAD systems on performance job.
Students will have an overview of CAD system properties used in the design and construction processes.

Study aids

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

David Solomon: Geometric Modeling. Springer-Verlag 1999 (EN)
LEINVEBER, Jan a Pavel VÁVRA. Strojnické tabulky: pomocná učebnice pro školy technického zaměření. 4., dopl. vyd. Úvaly: Albra, 2008. ISBN 978-80-7361-051-7. (CS)
KLETEČKA, Jaroslav a Petr FOŘT. Technické kreslení. Brno: CP Books, 2005, 252 s. ISBN 80-251-0498-2. (CS)
Rory O'nEILL: Creating 3D Worlds. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (EN)
Manuály k jednotlivým systémům CAD. Např.: HANSEN, L. Scott. Applied solidworks 2007-2008. 2nd ed. New York: Industrial, 2007. ISBN 978-083-1133-399. SHIH, Randy H. Parametric modeling with UGS NX 5. Mission: SDC Publications, 2006, 1 sv. (různé stránkování). ISBN 978-1-58503-408-6. (EN)

Recommended reading

Časopisy zaměřené na CAD a obecně výpočetní techniku.
Manuály k jednotlivým systémům CAD.
Podklady pro výuku na Internetových stánkách ÚST, FSI, VUT v Brně.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme D-STG-K Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, recommended
  • Programme D-STG-P Doctoral, 1. year of study, summer semester, recommended

Type of course unit



20 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


CAD systems in production process
Surfaces – presentation in graphics systems, surface properties
Surface modeler in CAD systems – common properties
Surface modeler
Surface analysis - tools
Data prepare, data exchange betweem CAD systems – data exhange formats
Data sharing using by Interner and Intranet
Data presentation - visualization