AutoCAD and Its Applications: Advanced 2012 by Terence M. ShumakerAutoCAD and Its Applications: Advanced 2012 by Terence M. Shumaker

AutoCAD and Its Applications: Advanced 2012

byTerence M. Shumaker, David A. Madsen, David P. Madsen

Hardcover | August 5, 2011

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AutoCAD and Its Applications: Advanced 2012 builds upon the fundamental skills and techniques taught in AutoCAD and Its Applications: Basics 2012. The Advanced text provides thorough instruction in 3D modeling, visualization, and AutoCAD customization. It also introduces students toprogramming AutoCAD. The teaching package includes more than 100 step-by-step exercises that provide hands-on reinforcement of topics covered in the text. The exercises are identified by specific references in the text and are delivered in electronic form on the Companion Website. The exercisespermit the student to refer to the steps on screen while working in AutoCAD.
Terence M. Shumaker is Faculty Emeritus, the former Chairperson of the Drafting Technology Department and former Director of the Autodesk Premier Training Center at Clackamas Community College in Oregon City, OR. Terence taught at the community college level for over 28 years. He has professional experience in surveying, civil drafting...
Title:AutoCAD and Its Applications: Advanced 2012Format:HardcoverDimensions:704 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.98 inPublished:August 5, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1605255637

ISBN - 13:9781605255637


Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Three-Dimensional Modeling2. Creating Primitives and Composites3. Mesh Modeling4. Viewing and Displaying Three-Dimensional Models5. Using Show Motion to View a Model6. Understanding Three-Dimensional Coordinates and User Coordinate Systems7. Using Model Space Viewports8. Model Extrusions and Revolutions9. Sweeps and Lofts10. Creating and Working with Solid Model Features11. Surface Modeling12. Subobject Editing13. Solid Model Editing14. Text and Dimensions in 3D15. Solid Model Display and Analysis16. Visual Style Settings and Basic Rendering17. Materials in AutoCAD18. Lighting19. Advanced Rendering20. Cameras, Walkthroughs, and Flybys21. Customizing the AutoCAD Environment22. Customizing Tools and Tool Locations23. Customizing Key and Click Actions24. Tool Palette Customization25. User Profiles and Workspaces26. Recording and Using Actions27. Introduction to AutoLISP28. Beyond AutoLISP Basics29. Introduction to Dialog Control Language (DCL)30. Using Raster, Vector, and Web Graphics