Complete course in AutoCAD 2020 : 2D and 3D
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Complete course in AutoCAD 2020 : 2D and 3D

For Architects, Engineers, and Designers
4.4 (590 ratings)
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33,304 students enrolled
Last updated 3/2020
English
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This course includes
  • 16.5 hours on-demand video
  • 59 downloadable resources
  • 2 Practice Tests
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • The AutoCAD 2020 course in Udemy contains a detailed explanation of AutoCAD commands and their applications to solve drafting and design problems.
  • In this course, every AutoCAD command is thoroughly explained with the help of examples and illustrations. This makes it easy for the users to understand the functions of the tools and their applications in the drawing.
  • After finishing this course, the user will be able to use AutoCAD commands to make a drawing, dimension a drawing, apply constraints to sketches, insert symbols as well as create text, blocks and dynamic blocks.
  • The course also covers basic drafting and design concepts such as dimensioning principles and assembly drawings that equip the users with the essential drafting skills to solve the drawing problems in AutoCAD.
  • In this video course, you will also learn about DWG Compare, Save to Web & Mobile, and Shared Views that will enhance the usability of the software.
Requirements
  • Anyone with basic knowledge of Geometry concepts.
Description

This course contains a detailed explanation of AutoCAD commands and their applications to solve drafting and design problems. Every command is thoroughly explained with the help of examples and illustrations. This makes it easy for users to understand the functions and applications in the drawing. After going through this course, you will be able to use AutoCAD commands to make a drawing, dimension a drawing, applying constraints, insert texts and blocks, create 3D objects, generate drafting views of the model, 3d print a model, use CAD Standards, and advanced applications in AutoCAD software.

This course covers basic drafting and designing concepts such as dimension principles, and assembly drawing that equip the users with the essential drafting skills to solve problems in AutoCAD. While going through this course, the user will learn some advanced tools introduced in the recent versions of AutoCAD such as DWG Compare, Save to Web and Mobile, Shared View, CAD Standards, 3D Print, and more.


In this course, special emphasis has been laid on industrial applications and usage of AutoCAD tools so that it serves beginners as well as professionals to understand the functions of the tools and their applications in the drawing.

Salient Features of this Course:

  1. A comprehensive course consisting of 202 video lectures that are organized in a pedagogical sequence.

  2. Detailed explanation of all AutoCAD commands and tools.

  3. Step-by-step instructions to guide the users through the learning process.

  4. Tools explained in a manner that you can easily take on the Autodesk Certified Professional exam.

  5. Quizzes at the end of each section to help the users assess their knowledge.

  6. Practice Tests


Who this course is for:
  • Engineers (mechanical,civil, electrical, electronics, and others), draftsman, students, designers, and anyone who desire to learn CAD
Course content
Expand all 202 lectures 16:15:24
+ Getting Started
8 lectures 49:55

This lecture introduces you to the instructor who will be taking you through this course. Also, you will come to know about the application areas of AutoCAD and why you should go for this course.

Preview 02:25

This lecture will help you to understand how to start new drawing files and open already created files in AutoCAD.

Starting a New File and Opening an Existing One
02:59

This lecture makes you get familiar with user interface in AutoCAD.

Preview 08:41

This lecture will help you to set up drawing units before you start working on a project.

Setting Up Drawing Units
10:22

This lecture will help you set the drawing limits to enhance the drawing abilities.

Setting Up Drawing Limits
08:35

This lecture will help you to work with various zooming options in AutoCAD.

Using Various Zoom Options
05:06

This example will help you gain hands on experience in setting up drawing units, limits and using zoom options.

Example - Units, Limits, and Zoom tools
04:11

This lecture explains the procedure to save AutoCAD (.dwg) files as AutoCAD template files (.dwt).

Saving Drawing Files as an AutoCAD Template
07:36
+ Using Drawing Tools
19 lectures 02:08:59

This lecture explains the concept of coordinate systems in AutoCAD along with working of Line tool.

Preview 17:42

This example will help you to create lines in AutoCAD.

Example - Using Line tool
03:00

This example will help you to create sketches using Absolute Coordinate System.

Example - Using Absolute Coordinate System
06:50

This example will help you to create sketches using Relative Rectangular Coordinate System.

Example - Using Relative Rectangular Coordinate System
06:10

This example will help you to create sketches using Relative Polar Coordinate System.

Example - Using Relative Polar Coordinate System
06:47

This lecture will help you in creating Polylines and Splines.

Drawing Polylines and Splines
06:57

This lecture will help you in creating circles using different Circle tools.

Drawing Circles
05:40

This example gives you hands on experience in creating circles by using different circle tools.

Example - Using Circle tool
03:43

This lecture will help you in creating Arcs using various Arc tools.

Drawing Arcs
07:27

This example gives you hands on experience in creating arcs by using different arc tools.

Example - Using Arc tool
10:58

This lecture will help you in creating Rectangles using the Rectangle tool.

Drawing Rectangles
09:47

This example gives you hands on experience in creating rectangles.

Example - Using Rectangle tool
04:31

This lecture will help you in creating different types of Polygons using the Polygon tool.

Drawing Polygons
05:19

This example gives you hands on experience in creating polygons.

Example - Using Polygon tool
05:12

This lecture will help you in creating Ellipses using various Ellipse tools.

Drawing Ellipses
05:17

This example gives you hands on experience in creating Ellipses.

Example - Using Ellipse tool
04:24

This lecture will help you in creating Construction lines, Rays, Point, and Multiple Points.

Drawing Construction Lines, Rays, Points, and Multiple Points
08:17

This lecture will help you to apply Hatches and Gradients to your sketches.

Applying Hatches and Gradient Hatches
07:16

This lecture will help you in marking up areas of your drawing by creating Revision clouds around them.

Creating Revision Clouds
03:42

After taking on this quiz you will gain confidence in working with Draw tools.

QUIZ - Draw tools
5 questions
+ Using Modify Tools
36 lectures 02:24:44

This lecture helps you to create selection sets by using window selection methods.

Making Selection Sets
04:30

This lecture helps you in creating copies of objects and moving objects from one location to other.

Copying and Moving Objects
03:49

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Copy tool.

Example - Using Copy tool
02:34

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Move tool.

Example - Using Move tool
02:48

This lecture will help you in stretching, scaling and offsetting entities as per your requirements.

Stretching, Scaling, and Offsetting Entities
07:40

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Stretch tool.

Example - Using Stretch tool
02:01

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Scale tool.

Example - Using Scale tool
03:55

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Offset tool.

Example - Using Offset tool
02:53

This lecture will help you in rotating and Mirroring entities as per your requirements.

Rotating and Mirroring Entities
05:25

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Rotate tool.

Example- Using Rotate tool
04:27

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Mirror tool.

Example - Using Mirror tool
02:14

This lecture will help you in trimming and extending entities as per your requirements.

Trimming and Extending Entities
06:43

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Trim tool.

Example - Using Trim tool
04:14

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Extend tool.

Example - Using Extend tool
02:51

This lecture will help you in creating fillets at the corners of the entities.

Creating Fillets
03:33

This lecture will help you in creating chamfers at the corners of the entities.

Creating Chamfers
04:07

This lecture will help you in creating a smooth continuous curve between two curves using the Blend Curves tool.

Creating Blend Curves
03:02

This lecture will help you in erasing entities from the screen using various erase options.

Using Erase tool
03:36

This lecture will help you in exploding entities so that you can select and use individual parts of the entities after exploding them.

Using Explode tool
03:04

This lecture will help you in aligning 2D entities to each other.

Using Align tool
03:30

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Align tool.

Example - Using Align tool
02:23

This lecture will help you in using the Break and Break at point tools.

Using Break and Break at Point tools
05:47

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Break tool.

Example - Using Break tool
02:57

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Break at Point tool.

Example - Using Break at Point tool
04:12

This lecture will help you in joining various entities and convert them into a single polyline entity.

Using Join tool
03:21

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Draw and Modify tools.

Example - Using Draw and Modify tools
08:20

This lecture will help you in deleting overriding entities in a sketch using the OVERKILL command.

Using Overkill command
02:30

This lecture will help you in creating arrays of the entities.

Using Array tool
05:29

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Rectangular Array tool.

Example - Using Rectangular Array tool
03:18

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Path Array tool.

Example - Using Path Array tool
03:11

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Polar Array tool.

Example - Using Polar Array tool
07:44

This lecture will help you in creating divisions on the entities and wiping out the selected part of the sketch.

Using Divide, Measure, and Wipeout tools
06:09

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Divide tool.

Example - Using Divide tool
02:39

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Measure tool.

Example - Using Measure tool
02:51

This lecture will help you in creating regions and boundaries which can be used for various purposes.

Using Region and Boundary tools
05:07

This example gives you hands on experience in using the Region tool.

Example - Using Region tool
01:50

After taking on this quiz you will gain confidence in working with Modify tools.

Quiz - Modify tools
3 questions
+ Using Status Bar
5 lectures 20:13

This lecture will help you in using various toggle buttons available in the Status Bar.

Using Various Status Bar Toggles
04:46

This lecture will help you in using object snaps and track geometries using object snap tracking.

Using Object Snaps and Object Snap Tracking
05:20

This lecture will help you in placing objects using the From snap and other snaps.

Using From Snap and Other Snaps
04:51

This lecture will help you in cycling your selection when large number of entities are present in a confined space.

Using Selection Cycling option
03:04

This lecture will help you in switching to different workspaces in AutoCAD.

Switching Workspaces
02:12

After taking on this quiz you will gain confidence in working with Status Bar Options.

QUIZ - Status Bar Toggles
5 questions
+ Working with Layers
6 lectures 49:09

This lecture will help you in understanding the concept of layers and working with the Layer Properties palette.

Working with Layers
14:57

This lecture will help you in creating layer states which you can save for future use.

Using Layer States
09:04

This lecture will help you in creating layer filters that enable you to work effectively with layers.

Using Layer Filters
06:14

This lecture will help you in using the Match Layer and Layer Walk tools.

Using Match Layer and Layer Walk tools
07:25

This lecture will help you in isolating, unisolating, and merging layers.

Using Layer Isolate, Unisolate, and Layer Merge tools
06:23

This lecture will help you in translating layers using the Layer Translator tool.

Using Layer Translator
05:06

After taking on this quiz you will gain confidence in working with Layer tools.

Quiz - Layers
5 questions
+ Writing Standard and Annotative Texts
4 lectures 21:25

This lecture will help you in writing standard as well as annotative single line and multiline texts.

Writing Single Line and Multiline Texts
07:44

This example gives you hands on experience in writing the Single Line text.

Example - Writing Single Line Text
03:48

This example gives you hands on experience in writing the Multi Line text.

Example - Writing Multiline Text
04:02

This lecture will help you in creating Text Styles for writing the text.

Creating Text Styles
05:51

After taking this quiz you will be able to gain confidence in writing texts.

Quiz -Writing Texts
5 questions
+ Adding Standard and Annotative Dimensions
11 lectures 01:10:50

This lecture will help you to add dimensions to your sketches using various dimensioning tools available in dimension drop-down.

Using Dimensioning tools - Dimensions Drop-Down
07:20

This lecture will help you in working with Dimension Style Manager and manage dimension styles.

Managing Dimension Styles using Dimension Style Manager
18:39

This lecture will help you in creating a new dimension style.

Creating a New Dimension Style
03:10

This lecture will help you to import dimension styles into your drawing from other drawings.

Importing Dimension Styles from a drawing into the other drawing
05:52

This lecture will help you in adding quick dimensions to your sketch using the Quick tool.

Using Quick tool
07:00

This lecture will help you in creating continuous and baseline dimensions which save time while dimensioning.

Using Continue and Baseline tools
03:38

This lecture will help you in using Break and Inspect tools along with their applications.

Using Break and Inspect tools
05:49

This lecture will help you in maintaining proper spacing between dimensions and updating them.

Using Adjust Space and Update tools
07:01

This lecture will help you in adding Breaklines and Joglines to the dimensions.

Using Breakline and Dimjogline tools
04:45

This lecture will help you making dimensions associative or non associative as per your requirements.

Associating and Disassociating Dimensions
03:28

This lecture will help you in adding centermarks and centerlines to arcs and circles in your sketch.

Using Centermark and Centerline tools
04:08
+ Adding Leaders and Tables
8 lectures 38:13

This lecture will help you in adding leaders to your sketches.

Using Leader tool
05:33

This lecture will help you in adding multileaders to your sketches which have more flexibility as compared to simple leaders.

Using Multileader tool
05:43

This lecture will help you in managing multileaders using Mutileader Style Manager.

Using Multileader Style Manager
05:19

This lecture will help you in creating a new multileader style.

Creating a New Multileader Style
03:21

This lecture will help you in aligning multileaders in your drawing.

Using Multileader Align tool
02:56

This lecture will help you in collecting different multileaders into a single multileader line.

Using Multileader Collect tool
07:54

This lecture will help you in adding and removing multileaders to an existing multileader.

Adding and Removing Leaders to an Existing Leader
03:44

This lecture will help you in creating and inserting tables into your drawing.

Creating and Inserting Tables
03:43

After taking this quiz you will be able to gain confidence in adding dimensions to sketches.

QUIZ- Dimensions
6 questions
+ Adding and Managing Constraints
14 lectures 58:41

This lecture will make you understand the concept of constraints in AutoCAD.

Concept of Constraints
04:58

This lecture will help you in managing the constraints using the Constraints Settings dialog box.

Using Constraint Settings Dialog Box
06:20

This lecture will help you in applying automatic constraints to sketches while sketching.

Using Autoconstrain tool
02:28

This lecture will help you in using Coincident, Parallel, and Tangent geometric constraint tools.

Using Coincident, Parallel, and Tangent constraint tools
03:35

This lecture will help you in using Collinear, Perpendicular, and Smooth geometric constraint tools.

Using Collinear, Perpendicular, and Smooth constraint tools
03:26

This lecture will help you in using Concentric, Horizontal, and Symmetric geometric constraint tools.

Using Concentric, Horizontal, and Symmetric constraint tools
03:39

This lecture will help you in using Fix, Vertical, and Equal geometric constraint tools.

Using Fix, Vertical , and Equal constraint tools
03:40

This lecture will help you in displaying and hiding constraints from your sketches.

Using Show Hide, Show All, and Hide All tools
03:15

This lecture will help you in using Linear, Horizontal, and Vertical dimensional constraint tools.

Using Linear, Horizontal, and Vertical Dimensional constraint tools
05:38

This lecture will help you in using Aligned dimensional constraint tool.

Using Aligned Dimensional constraint tool
04:17

This lecture will help you in using Radius, Angular, Diameter, and Convert dimensional constraint tools.

Using Radius, Angular, Diameter, and Convert Dimensional constraint tools
04:08

This lecture will help you in adding equations to the dimensional constraints.

Adding Equations to Dimensional constraints
03:50

This lecture will help you in deleting constraints from your sketch.

Deleting constraints
02:20

This lecture will help you in managing the parameters using the Parameters Manager.

Using Parameters Manager
07:07

After taking this quiz you will be able to gain confidence in using constraint tools.

QUIZ - Constraints
5 questions
+ Working with Views and Viewports
8 lectures 32:31

This lecture will help you in controlling the display of UCS Icon, Viewcube, and Navigation Bar on the screen.

Controlling UCS Icon, Viewcube, and Navigation Bar Display
02:59

This lecture will help you in creating custom views using New View tool.

Creating Custom Views (New View tool)
04:24

This lecture will help you to manage views using the View Manager.

Using View Manager
03:37

This lecture will help you in understanding the concept of Model Space and Paper Space in AutoCAD.

Understanding the concept of Model Space and Paper Space
04:31

This lecture will help you in creating viewports in model space.

Creating Model Space Viewports
04:39

This lecture will help you in creating Named viewports using the VPORTS command.

Creating Named Viewports (VPORTS command)
04:17

This lecture will help you in combining adjacent viewports using the Join tool.

Combining Viewports (Join tool)
02:42

This lecture will help you in creating custom viewports in layout space using the MVIEW tool.

Creating Custom Viewports (MVIEW command)
05:22

After taking this quiz you will gain confidence in working with Views and Viewports.

QUIZ - Views and Viewports
5 questions