Course detail

3D Modelling in CAD Systems

FAST-IU54Acad. year: 2019/2020

Advanced utilization of modern CAD systems. Design of 3D models - general operations, 3D sets calculus, CAD commands in 3D space. Techniques of model views, rendering.


Institute of Computer Aided Engineering and Computer Science (AIU)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Not applicable.


Modeling in 2D in CAD systems


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Ellen Finkelstein: Mistrovství v AutoCADU 2004. Computer Press 2004
Novotná H.: AutoCAD II.. Internetové učební texty 2003

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Basic orientation in 3D space, cutouts, coordinate systems
2. Views, methods of displaying of model
3. Wire mesh model
4. Design and using of 3D surfaces
5. Directly created 3D bodies and their features
6. Modeling by means of 3D sets calculus
7.-9. Other modeling techniques
10. Perspective and views
11. Materials mapping
12. Lights, scenes, background
13. Rendering and model prezentation


Individual design of advanced drawing documentation.
Basics of 3D objects modelling and their visualization.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

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

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme D-P-C-GK Doctoral

    branch GAK , 1. year of study, winter semester, 8 credits, elective

  • Programme D-K-C-GK Doctoral

    branch GAK , 1. year of study, winter semester, 8 credits, elective

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer