ECTS - Computer Aided Engineering and Design

Computer Aided Engineering and Design (AE103) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Computer Aided Engineering and Design AE103 1 4 0 3 3
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language English
Course Type N/A
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Demonstration, Discussion, Drill and Practice, Observation Case Study, Problem Solving, Team/Group, Brain Storming, Project Design/Management.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Prof. Dr. Demir Bayka
  • Instructor İlter İmran Bodur
  • Instructor Uluç Yamalı
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The objective is to be acquainted with computer aided engineering tools and to learn computer aided design.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Basic aspects of engineering
  • Fundamental principles and rules of engineering
  • Understanding the role of an engineer in society
  • Design phylosophy of engineering
  • Practising computer aided engineering with various software tools
  • Learning to use a computer aided design program
Course Content Introduction to solidworks software with solid modeling and technical drawing applications, 2D sketching commands and practices, 2D sketching practices, 3D solid modeling commands, screw, gear and cam drawings (cap screw, straight/helix gear wheels, crankshaft), assembly drawing, wheel rim, suspension system assembly, ball joint, 3D sketching,

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Introduction to the engineering method and application examples. Introduction to the Solidworks solid modelling program, 2D sketch drawing, extrusion technique using a 2D sketch with an application example
2 2D sketching with Solidworks, introduction to assemblies with an application example.
3 3D sketching with Solidworks with an application example.
4 Technical drawing techniques from solid models using Solidworks with an application example.
5 Solid modelleng by revolving sketches with Solidworks, filleting, trimming techniques, assembling of parts, assembly technical drawings with an application example.
6 Solid modelling by revolving sketches with Solidworks, composite modelleing, pattern features, trimming features, filleting on solid models, modification techniques on solid models, solid model visualizaton techniques with an application example on a automobile wheel rim.
7 Design intents with Solidworks, design integration, assembly of parts, assembly of sub-assemblies with an application example on the suspension system of an automobile.
8 Block procedures with Solidworks, designing movable parts within assemblies and imposing constraints with an application example on the ball joints of wheel connections.
9 Sketch dimensioning with Solidworks, 3D sketching, 3D piping design and layout with an application example on a grill frame.
10 Solidworks paket programı ile teknik resim ve ortoganal görüntülerin oluşturulması, otomobilin komple tekerlek ve süspansiyon sistemleri üzerinde uygulama örneği
11 Surface modelling with Solidworks with an application example on the frame cover of a race car.
12 Metal sheet modelling using Solidworks with an application example on the fuel tank of a race car.
13 Weldments using Solidworks with an application example on the frame of a race car.
14 Introduction to mold design techniques using Solidworks.


Course Book 1. 1. Ders notları (elektronik olarak indirilebilen pdf formatlı dosyalar)
2. 2. Haftalık datashow sunumlar ve elektronik olarak indirilebilen powerpoint ile hazırlanmış dosyalar
3. 3. Solidworks firması tarafından hazırlanan ve elektronik olarak indirilebilen pdf formatlı dosyalar.
Other Sources 4. 1. Tasarıma yardımcı olacak resimler ve örnek tasarımlar
5. 2. Solidworks programı kullanılarak hazırlanan videolar

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 14 10
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 6 40
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 20
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 30
Toplam 22 100
Percentage of Semester Work 70
Percentage of Final Work 30
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses
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 An ability to apply airframe and powerplant maintenance skills for the candidates to prepare for the EASA JAR 66 certification.
2 To learn the technical terms and concepts in order to communicate verbally and in writing about the maintenance procedures, reports and results.
3 An ability to apply of knowledge and skills in solving aircraft maintenance problems.
4 An ability to understand and apply fundamental sciences and forethoughts the facts and precautions (such as physics).
5 The knowledge of operating principles of aircraft, and fundamental principles of aircraft flight and maintenance.
6 A standard and widespread understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
7 Knowledge of the importance of the application of maintenance procedures correctly.
8 Knowledge of personal safety.
9 An ability to perform inspection techniques.

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours)
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 16 1 16
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments 6 3 18
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 3 3
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 4 4
Total Workload 41