Computer Aided Design

This course is delivered at several locations. Please select your preferred location

About this course

The course is designed for students who have a basic understanding of the CAD system and would like to both enhance their skills and gain a recognised qualification.

What you will study

During the course you will cover the following units:

  • Recognise and use CAD task bars to complete computer aided drawings
  • Initialise a CAD system
  • Produce Drawings on a CAD system
  • Store and Retrieve Drawings on a CAD system

Teaching and assessment

Practical Assignment Work and Online Exams.

Course fee per year

Course Fee: £100.00

Entry requirements

Applicants will need to have a genuine interest in producing computer aided drawings, a basic knowledge of CAD systems and interest in engineering/construction drawings based around design.

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information
This course is presented in several different locations, please choose the one convenient for you above.

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Throughout my time at CAVC I used a range of equipment, including; soldering irons, oscilloscopes and power supplies. I believe combining the academic and practical skills that I have gained at college will fuse my product design and electronic skills together ahead of university.

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studied Electrical and Electronic Engineering Level 3

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City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

City Centre Campus,

Dumballs Road,

Cardiff,

CF10 5FE

Barry Campus
Barry Campus

Cardiff and Vale College,

Barry Campus,

Vale of Glamorgan,

CF62 8YJ