Computer-Aided Drawing I (ICM213) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Computer-Aided Drawing I ICM213 1 2 0 2 3
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language Turkish
Course Type N/A
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Demonstration, Question and Answer, Drill and Practice.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Bölüm Öğretim Elemanı
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The main purpose of the course is to enable students to draw 2D architectural projects using computer aided technical drawing programs
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Draw project design and drawings in architectural discipline using AutoCAD SW.
  • Use AutoCAD 2D commands in architectural discipline.
  • Draw plans, cross-sections and visuals of an example architectural project using AutoCAD commands.
  • Use 2D presentation, visual expression techniques via AutoCAD.
  • Produce 2D technical drawings necessary for proceeding to 3D modeling programs.
Course Content Digital drawing, vectoral drawing and discipline, 2D Autocad commands and use of them in architectural rules.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Introduction, general terms and rules Get information about the SW that is given in bibliography.
2 Highlighting the importance of preliminary sketch and drawing by hand. Presentation of sketches and visuals. Start working on computer. Study to understand the importance of preliminary design and freestyle drawing
3 Introducing drawing space, AutoCAD command menus, vectors, angles and units. Methods of inputting commands, Cursor movements and line usage Learn the SW and the menu items that will be used
4 Starting to use drawing commands, selecting “objects” and grouping Homework - 1
5 Continue studying on drawing commands Homework – 2
6 Continue studying on Modifying commands Homework – 3
7 Continue studying on Modifying commands Homework – 4
8 General Review and solving problems General Review
9 Mid-term exam Prepare for midterm
10 Introducing text and dimension commands Homework – 5
11 Layer concept and usage in architectural drawing Study on the commands that is given before
12 Announcing project topic and start drawing Prepare for project
13 Continue drawing project - Practice Perform project drawings
14 Continue drawing project - Practice Perform project drawings
15 Project submission and assessment Perform project drawings
16 Final Exam Preparation for Final Exam


Other Sources 1. AutoCAD programı, çeşitli çizim kütüphaneleri, yardımcı “LISP” yazılımları

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 5 35
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 40
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 25
Toplam 7 100
Percentage of Semester Work 75
Percentage of Final Work 25
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Reflecting Information into academic environment X
2 Theoretical, scientific, artistic, historical background/structure
3 Social, environmental, sustainability principles
4 Legal framework
5 Institutional and ethical values
6 Capability to reflect theory into practice X
7 Capability to make research and interpret the results
8 Capability to develop alternative solutions
9 Effective writing, drawing and presentation X
10 Capability to perform independent and interdisciplinary works X
11 Capable to criticize, produce counter thesis and synthesis
12 Life-long learning consciousness X
13 Foreign Language Use capability
14 Capable to use information technologies X
15 Respect for ethical values, laws, human rights, environmental and cultural heritage

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Application 16 1 16
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments 5 1 5
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 3 3
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 3 3
Total Workload 75