Course detail

3D Modelling in CAD Systems

FAST-IU54Acad. year: 2023/2024

Advanced utilization of modern CAD systems. Design of 3D models - general operations, 3D sets calculus, CAD commands in 3D space. Techniques of model views, rendering.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.


Institute of Computer Aided Engineering and Computer Science (AIU)

Entry knowledge

Modeling in 2D in CAD systems

Rules for evaluation and completion of the course

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.


Individual design of advanced drawing documentation.
Basics of 3D objects modelling and their visualization.

Study aids

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Ellen Finkelstein: Mistrovství v AutoCADU 2004. Computer Press 2004

Recommended reading

Novotná H.: AutoCAD II.. Internetové učební texty 2003

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme D-K-C-GK Doctoral

    branch GAK , 1. year of study, winter semester, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


1. Basic orientation in 3D space, cutouts, coordinate systems 2. Views, methods of displaying of model 3. Wire mesh model 4. Design and using of 3D surfaces 5. Directly created 3D bodies and their features 6. Modeling by means of 3D sets calculus 7.-9. Other modeling techniques 10. Perspective and views 11. Materials mapping 12. Lights, scenes, background 13. Rendering and model prezentation