This course introduces computer-aided design methods using AutoCAD software. It covers drawing techniques and terminology using ANSI standards, text creation and editing, dimensioning, AutoCAD menus, file management, plotting, and drawing and display commands. Other AutoCAD commands include model space and layout, viewports, polylines, and use of attributes. NOTE: Students can take any design course after successful completion of AutoCAD Fundamentals. Design courses are DRAF 1200, DRAF 1400, DRAF 2200, and DRAF 2400.