Course detail

Computer Aided of Technological Activities

FSI-9PPCAcad. year: 2020/2021

Focused to the PhD kind of study, it assumes corresponding knowledge in CAD construction and technology in CAM. Design of cutting tools and production jigs in parametric systems and elaboration of technology in 5D machining processes.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Extending CAD/CAM knowledge in the field of tool making and production jigs.


Basic knowledge of working ion CAD and CAM systems.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

McMahon Ch., Browne J. CAD CAM Principles, Practice and Manufacturing

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course is taught through lectures explaining the basic principles and theory of the discipline.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Elaboration of the assignment from the field of machining technology. Oral exam on the topic of the student’s dissertation.

Language of instruction

Czech, English

Work placements

Not applicable.


Knowledge extension into area of cutting tool and jig design in parametric systems and elaboration of technology in 5D machining processes.

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

Tuition and working of tasks.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme D-STG-P Doctoral, 1. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, recommended

Type of course unit



20 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


3D object construction in CAD
Parametrical design
Principals of cutting tool design in CAD
CAM system application for 2D and 3D
NC mscines for multiaxes machining