3D CAD Fundamental

Computer Science
English, Tiếng Việt
Shih-Chung Jessy Kang
Prof. Shih-Chung Jessy Kang, Ph.D. of Stanford University, is currently a professor in department of civil engineering in National Taiwan University. His research focuses on the advanced visual and robotics tools for engineering purposes. He developed multiple methods on the automation and simulation for crane operations.  He is now the editor-in-chief of Visualization in Engineering. He edited multiple special issues on the topics related to the visualization and robotics applications. Prof. Kang is also an active researcher on innovative engineering education. He offers courses on engineering graphics, game development, data visualization and robotics and was award as NTU excellent teacher. His coursera course on engineering graphic was ranked top 2% MOOCs among Chinese learners.

About this course

In this course, we are going to learn functions of SketchUp and build 3D models. Using 3D models helps us demonstrate ideas more professionally and clearly.  
To introduce the powerful modeling tool, SketchUp, there are five cases among the courses: Magic Cube, Toy House, Beach Ball, Curtain and Solid Tool. We will learn basic but crucial skills from them.

What you'll learn

Students will learn functions of SketchUp and build 3D models.

Target Learners

People who are interested in 3D modeling.

Course Features

We will introduce crucial skills in SketchUp. 
In the course, students will enrich their knowledge of 3D modeling by simple examples.

Course Syllabus

Module 2/MAGIC CUBE 
Module 3/TOY HOUSE 
Module 4/BEACH BALL 
Module 5/CURTAIN 
Module 6/SOLID TOOL 
Module 7/CLOSURE


Quiz 50% 
Assignment &Peer review 50%


Basic knowledge of 3D CAD modeling.

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