Balochistan University of Engineering & Technology, Khuzdar
Balochistan University of Engineering & Technology, Khuzdar

Engineering Drawing

Specific Objectives of course:

  • To enable students to learn basics of engineering drawing.
  • To develop the skills to understand fundamentals of structural drawings

Course Outline: 
Introduction: Introduction to the subject and drawing equipment. Lettering and dimensioning, graphic symbols, free hand sketches and isometric views. Method of sections including assembly sections, Introduction to machine drawing.
Projections: Development of surfaces. Orthographic projection, orthogonal projections of simple solids in simple position, oblique and auxiliary planes. Isometric and pictorial projections of solid figures, making of free hand sketches from solid objects and from orthographic projections. Intersection of surfaces.

Architectural Drawing: Introduction to Civil Engineering drawing, preparation of plan, elevation and sections for simple buildings. Pattern of laying reinforcement in structural members, plumbing and electrification details.

Lab Outline: Preparation of various drawing sheets related to the course outline will be carried out.

Recommended Books:

  • Horchsel R.P; Engineering Drawing and Geometry, John Willy & Sons, 2nd Edition, 2002
  • Jensen C.H and Mason F.H.S “Drafting Fundamentals” ,Mc Graw Hill, 5th Edition
  • N.D. Bhatt; Engineering Drawing, 50th Edition (2010), Charotar Book Stall
  • Parkinson, A.C. A First Year Engineering Drawing. English language Book Society. Reprint 1964.