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CAD Department


AutoCAD - DMT 70A (formerly CDI 80)

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In Fall 2015 the "CAD" program will transform and be known as the Design and Manufacturing Technologies Department "DMT"; encapsulating high end CAD design, CAM,  CNC & Manufacturing Technology.
AutoCAD 2016
Free downloads of AutoCAD (student version) provided to enrolled students.





Other useful resources of interest.

Autodesk University

AutoCAD Discussion Groups

CAD computers ideas

Autodesk User Group International (AUGI)

AutoDesk University on YouTube

JourneyEd.com - Academic Software Discounts!



What is AutoCAD?


Our Textbook

 AutoCAD-A Problem-Solving Approach-2013 and Beyond

AutoCAD: A Problem-Solving Approach: 2013 and Beyond - By Sham Tickoo (Paperback)


Also available at Cengage

  • ISBN-10: 1133946313  
  • ISBN-13: 9781133946311 

Supplemental class material.

Reference textbook available as PDF courtesy of the author.

Engineering Graphics and Design: With Graphical Analysis  

Engineering Graphics and Design: With Graphical Analysis  

By Louis Gary Lamit


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(CDI) CAD @ De Anza

Building: E35
Contact: Max J. Gilleland


Last Updated: 4/4/16