Technical Drawing

Civil Engineering

4 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 60,0 TP


Not applicable.

To develop skills of analysis and comprehension in order to understand and represent with accuracy any
object, even complex ones, both by hand and using CAD tools.

1. Technical Drawing
Drawing design Rules and Standards
Sheet layout and drawing Formats
Scales and proportion
2. Types of lines and its application
Orthographic views
Multiple orthogonal projection
Rapid Views
3. Section Views
slices and sections
4. Dimensioning
5. Computer Aided Design ? CAD

Evaluation Methodology
Assessment is continuous and requires a minimum attendance of two-thirds of planned practical classes and 3 examination.
With a mark below 9.5/20 students will be elligible for taking the final exam.
Exam: Technical drawing test

- Cunha, L. (2002). Desenho Técnico. Lisboa: FCG
- Silva, A. e Dias, J. e Sousa, L. (2002). Desenho Técnico Moderno. Lisboa: Lidel
- Sousa, L. e Dias, J. e Silva, A. (2002). Desenho Técnico Moderno. (Vol. -). Lisboa: Lidel
- Ricca, G. (1984). Geometria descritiva: método de monge. (Vol. -). Porto: Associação de Estudantes da Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto.
- Ribeiro, C. (1991). Geometria Projectiva, Conceitos, Metodologias, Aplicações. (Vol. -). Lisboa: Europress
- Cunha, L. (2002). Desenho Técnico. (Vol. -). Lisboa: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian

Method of interaction
Lectures combined with practical classes involving problem solving.

Software used in class