Category Archives: Drafting

Drafting Test – Term 3 – Email Submission

BBC – Design Rules

Episode 1 (Space) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Os02K3VP8-I

Episode 5 (Interior Planning) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kdh08cVW8Os

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Pick one of the following Guiding Questions and provide a response via email (350 words max) to Mr. Yu:

1)      What did you learn?

2)      Identify 3 major concepts from the 2 episodes and explain them to a grade 8 student using simple language.

3)      What have you seen/learned from these two videos that will allow you to improve your Starbucks store design?

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Approach

1)      Re-watch both videos

2)      Take notes

3)      Decide on which question to answer

4)      Compose your email and send to Mr. Yu before deadline

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Email (350 words max) Due: Monday – 9:00am

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Note:

You will receive a very low mark if you simply type up the video transcript and submit that for marks.

Mr. Yu will need to assess your ability to interpret the video as werll as applying them into your design. (High Mark)

In order words: think and respond.

If your answer sounds like the video being ‘played’, very low mark.

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Your Next Class Assignment

To Design a new building using SketchUp focusing on:

  • Geometric Design
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Special Emphasis on the Entrance

The building should be the same size as UHill (New Building)

Due: Thursday January 7th, 2014 (in class-before you leave)

Career Testing

Post Secondary and Career Pathway Testing

http://www.funeducation.com/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/mind/surveys/careers/

BBC – Optional Online Test http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/mind/index_surveys.shtml

5 Best Career Aptitude Tests to Help You Find the Perfect Job

http://voices.yahoo.com/5-best-career-aptitude-tests-help-find-the-5870110.html

http://www.123test.com/career-test/

http://www.jobhuntersbible.com/counseling/sec_page.php?sub_item=048

http://www.ivillage.co.uk/what-career-will-suit-your-personality/121527

http://www.sasknetwork.ca/html/JobSeekers/careerplanning/onlineselfassess.htm

http://jobsearch.about.com/od/careertests/a/free-career-tests.htm

http://www.assessment.com/

http://www.yourfreecareertest.com/

http://similarminds.com/career.html

http://www.careertest.net/

http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/postsecondary/careerplanning/program/wizard.html

http://www.careerpath.com/

In Class Test – Drafting

Test Date: Tuesday October 15, 2013 (During Class)

Topic: Hand Drafting Skills

– Use of Drafting tools

– Measurment

– Scale

– Drafting Lettering

Test Format

– Multiple Choice

– Simple Answers (sentences)

– Hand Drawing

 

 

Drafting – AutoCAD

Introduction Videos

Getting Started Videos (1): http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL_6ApchKwjN9uiv3xkm5zuuojmH100zWJ

AutoCAD 2014: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QcuiNMOay24&list=PLXEyem_18syOUwzHxGkWDMIpeQCoW66EX&index=1

(There are 9 Videos)

Getting Started Videos (2): http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLE8D33BD508BEAEBC

Activity 1: Draw the front of your house/building using the information given by the above videos.

AutoCAD 2014: 2D Graphic Design Tutorial [COMPLETE] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VrRAkc453Uw

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Download AutoDesk Products for you at home: http://students.autodesk.com/?nd=download_center

Activity 2 – Mechanical Drafting using AutoCAD

Activity 2 -1: Drawing Template – Title Block

Title Block

Activity 2 -1: Mechanical Saw Drawing

AutoCAD-Act2-1