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INT D 168 - SketchUp

5 Credits
SketchUp will explain the basics of creating three-dimensional objects or buildings, either starting from scratch or based off two-dimensional CAD drawings. Students will also be introduced to rendering their SketchUp model in Podium.


Quarters Typically Offered

Designed to Serve Interior design, Drafting students and anyone interested in SketchUp
Active Date 2015-06-02

Grading System Decimal Grade
Class Limit 30
Shared Learning Environment Yes
Contact Hours: Lecture 55 Lab 0 Worksite 0 Clinical 0 Other 0
Total Contact Hours 55
Degree Distributions:
ProfTech Course Yes
Restricted Elective Yes
Course Outline
-Introduction to simple tools: create a table with molding.
-Introduction to manipulation tools: create a room for a house with furniture, textures,
-How to use your model to your advantage: creating scenes, controlling daylight, exporting images.
-Working with real dimensions in the models using Autocad drawings to create quick detail, and full detail.
-Complete the house model, inside and out. Add texture, position for daylight.
-Use contour map to create the site for the house to sit on.
-Using models from Google Sketchup online and Google Earth.
-Create a plan in sketchup of a commercial building.
-Create the multi-story office building with stairs.
-Complete renderings of models, plan the presentation of work, export images.

Student Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate knowledge and mastery of industry standards when they create three-dimensional objects in SketchUp.

Successfully demonstrate how to construct a room in a house with furniture and textures utilizing SketchUp.

Successfully demonstrate how to import Auto CAD SketchUp drawings.

Successfully create a site for the house and control daylight utilizing SketchUp.

Successfully create a final project fully rendered using SketchUp.

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