Course detail

CAD Systems (K)

FAST-BU051Acad. year: 2023/2024

Basics of Computer Graphics, vector editors.
CAD systems facilities for 2D documentation design (drawing, editing, dimensioning, blocks, layers, drawing output).
Practical working knowledge of standard CAD systems for documentation design.
Introduction into 3D modelling.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.


Institute of Computer Aided Engineering and Computer Science (AIU)

Entry knowledge

Basic knowledge and using of operation system, especially filesystem, basic knowledge of principles of computer graphics.

Rules for evaluation and completion of the course

Active work and participation in seminars (max. 2 absences). Continuous submission of key drawings and models to extend work in exercises. A credit test covering the subject matter.

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


Individual design of 2D drawing building documentation.
Working skills in creating, modifying and output of 2D AutoCAD drawing

Study aids

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Not applicable.

Recommended reading

Not applicable.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme B-P-C-SI (N) Bachelor's

    branch VS , 2. year of study, summer semester, compulsory-optional

  • Programme B-K-C-SI (N) Bachelor's

    branch VS , 2. year of study, summer semester, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



13 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


Lectures (6 x 2 hours) 1. Introduction, basic information about CAD systems. 2. Control and customization AutoCAD user interface. 3. Coordinate systems, layers, tools for effective drawing, templates. 4. Custom linetypes and hatches. 5. Annotation objects, print using model and layout. 6. Parametric design, coordination multiple drawings, blocks, external references, cooperate with other CAD systems. 7. Basic principles of 3D design a creating vizualization, presentation other CAD applications.


26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


1. Introduction to 2D design. 2. Tools for design. 3. Layers, object properties, modify objects. 4. Additional tools for modify objects, create complex drawing. 5. Annotation objects – texts, dimensions, leaders. 6. Print using model and layout. 7. 3D modeling 1 – Introduction to 3D modeling, create basic mass. 8. 3D modeling 2 – Create objects by polylines. 9. 3D modeling 3 – Revision known porcesses, modyfying objects. 10. Vizualization 1 – Materials. 11. Vizualization 2 – 3D scenes, cameras, animation. 12. Vizualization 3 – Lights, rendering. 13. Final credit test.