Course 1: Introduction to 3D CAD Design in PLM Environments

Registration for Course 1 starting August, 2014 coming soon!

Course 1 Description:

The goal of this course is for students to understand the methodologies and application of virtual 3D CAD product design in functioning PLM environments. The course will emphasize PLM as a strategic business initiative and will introduce students to the importance of the appropriate application of a 3D CAD product design tool in a PLM environment.

Course 1 Objectives:

  • Be able to demonstrate an understanding of PLM concepts
  • Be able to demonstrate an understanding of basic 3D modeling techniques used in PLM environments

Course 1 Topics Include:

  • Introduction to PLM
  • Role of 3D Solid Modeling in PLM
  • The Design Process and Design Intent
  • Parametric Modeling and Features
  • Assembly Modeling
  • Geometry and Information Re-use
  • Modifying and Editing Constraint-based Models
  • Model Based Definition
  • Relational Design

Registration for Course 1 starting August, 2014 coming soon!