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Autodesk AutoCAD 2014 Certificate

Course fee

Normal Price: R 13,195
(Payment in Full) Web Price: R 11,876 (save 10%)

Please Note:

The special Payment in Full Web Price listed above is only valid if you complete the enrolment form on the Damelin Correspondence website and choose one of the Payment in Full options available to you.

Your Payment in Full options are:

  • Credit Card (you can use your budget facility)
  • Internet Banking Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
  • Direct Deposit (at any FNB Bank Branch)
  • Cheque, Postal Order (delivered or posted to one of our branches) or Cash (paid at one of our branches)

The Payment Plan option on our website does not qualify you for our special Web Only Prices.

Programme Type

Autodesk AutoCAD® 2014 is an Agent Programme.

Entrance Requirements

Grade 11 (Std 9) with Technical Drawing or N2 with Engineering Drawing, or relevant work experience (2 years).

Programme Duration

You should be able to complete this course within 18 months 

Course Contents

  • Getting Started

  • Basic Drawing Skills

  • Using Drawing Aids

  • Editing Entities

  • Shaping Curves

  • Controlling Object Visibility and Appearance

  • Organising Objects • Hatching and Gradients

  • Working with Blocks and Xrefs

  • Creating and Editing Text

  • Dimensioning

  • Keeping In Control with Constraints

  • Working with Layouts and Annotative Objects

  • Printing and Plotting

  • Working with Data

  • Navigating 3D Models

  • Modeling in 3D

  • Presenting and Documenting 3D Design

Computer Requirements

AutoCAD 2014 System Requirements

For 32-bit AutoCAD 2014

• Windows® 8 Standard, Enterprise, or Professional edition, Windows® 7 Enterprise, Ultimate, Professional, or Home Premium edition (compare Windows versions), or Windows XP® Professional or Home edition (SP3 or later) operating system

• For Windows 8 and Windows 7: Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD AthlonTM dual-core processor, 3.0 GHz or higher with SSE2 technology

• For Windows XP: Pentium 4 or Athlon dual-core processor, 1.6 GHz or higher with SSE2 technology

• 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended) • 6 GB free disk space for installation • 1,024 x 768 display resolution with true colour (1,600 x 1,050

recommended) • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 7 or later web browser • Install from download or DVD

For 64-bit AutoCAD 2014

• Windows 8 Standard, Enterprise, or Professional edition, Windows 7 Enterprise, Ultimate, Professional, or Home Premium edition (compare Windows versions), or Windows XP Professional (SP2 or later)

• Athlon 64 with SSE2 technology, AMD OpteronTM processor with SSE2 technology, Intel® Xeon® processor with Intel EM64T support and SSE2 technology, or Pentium 4 with Intel EM64T support and SSE2 technology

• 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended) • 6 GB free space for installation • 1,024 x 768 display resolution with true colour (1,600 x 1,050

recommended) • Internet Explorer 7 or later • Install from download or DVD

Additional requirements for large datasets, point clouds, and 3D modeling (all configurations)

• Pentium 4 or Athlon processor, 3 GHz or greater, or Intel or AMD dual-core processor, 2 GHz or greater

• 4GBRAMormore • 6 GB hard disk space available in addition to free space

required for installation • 1,280 x 1,024 true colour video display adapter 128 MB or

greater, Pixel Shader 3.0 or greater, Microsoft® Direct3D®- capable workstation-class graphics card

Award

On successful completion of your DCC assignments, you will receive a progress report. Once you have acquired the practical experience on the software package (recommended 50 hours) and successfully passed your assignments, you will be able to enrol for the Certified User examination. (A total number of 400 hours would be required if you attempt the Certified Professional Examination) To qualify for the Professional examination you must pass the Certified User examination first.

Please log onto http://www.autodesk.co.zato register for the external Autodesk exam.

Please note: your exam fees are not included in your tuition fee.

Upon successful completion of your exam, you will receive your International Certification from Autodesk

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