Descriptive Geometry

Course code

MLM6209.DT

old course code

MLM6209

Course title in Estonian

Kujutav geomeetria

Course title in English

Descriptive Geometry

ECTS credits

4.0

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lecturer of 2023/2024 Spring semester

Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.

lecturer of 2024/2025 Autumn semester

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Course aims

Major. To introduce the basic methods of drawing three dimensional objects. To learn to complete three dimensional geometry tasks using technical drawing and to use current computer technology for making technical drawings.

Brief description of the course

Main problems of representing three-dimensional figures on a plane. Complete and incomplete drawing. Parallel projection, its properties. Relationships between parallel projection and figure affine properties. Monges method. Composite drawing. Polyhedrons, mapping onto a plane and constructing a line of intersection. Length of segments. Parallel projection of lines and planes. Constructing of quadratic curves. Development of polyhedrons. Axonometry. The principal theorem of axonometry. Orthogonal isometry. Mapping of solids of revolution. Central projection, its properties. Perspective using lines. Technical drawing with a computer.

Teacher

lekt Tatjana Tamberg

Prerequisite course 1

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