CAD & SolidWorks


Introduction to Technical Graphics. ...New.
The full PowerPoint presentation includes a brief overview of the subject and worksheets are included to compliment the presentation. Smaller more specific presentations are also available to download if preferable. The PowerPoint presentations show how each design is created and developed.

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Introduction to Technical Graphics (Full Presentation)
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Activity 1 to 6 Worksheet  
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Grid lines Activity - Activity 1 to 6
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Activity 7 to 26 Worksheet (Compass)  
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Polygons - Activity 7 to 24
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Activity 7 to 26 Worksheet (No Compass)  
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Ellipse - Activity 25 & 26
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Activity 27 to 30 Worksheet  
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Visualisation - Activity 27 to 34
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Activity 31 to 34 Worksheet  
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Sample SolidWorks Part Files - Activities 27 to 34  
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T4 Newsletter

Click on the link below to access the first edition "Summer Newsletter 2018" of the T4 Online Newsletter.


Intermediate SolidWorks

Workshop booklet covering some of the intermediate level sketching tools and features available in SolidWorks 2017 while working through the modeling of parts for a Spatula.


Advanced SolidWorks

Resource notes from PDST 2017 Advanced SolidWorks CPD Workshop.


DCG Coursework

State Examination Commission (SEC) respond to queries regarding DCG Coursework Examination. .


CAD Computer Specifications

Details of the Computer specifications for CAD Computers available through the DES 2015 hardware grant for schools for use in DCG can be found under the CAD & SolidWorks link on the left of the screen.


Updated Room Layouts

Updated Room Layouts for Post Primary Schools are currently available in both CAD and PDF format from the DES website.


ICT for teaching & Learning

Example of a Flipped Learning approach i a Tech Graphics classroom..