Copenhagen School of Design and Technology



Danish title
Study programme
Production Technology
Type of education
Full time education
Level of education
Academy Profession
1. semester
Duration of the subject/module
1 week
Programme elements
Start time
Lygten 16, København NV
Subject number
Responsible for the subject(s)/modul(es)
Morten Kjær Stovegaard
Dina Jacobsen
Anders Haldin
  • Purpose and learning objectives

    Case 3 with the sub title SolidWorks is an assignment covering the core area Technical Documentation (TD) from the PRT curriculum.

    You are hired in as an external consultant to help a company create a set of 3D drawings for technical documentation of an existing product.

    Your main task is to disassemble and measure the various parts, and hereafter re-draw them in the CAD program


    The student will gain knowledge about the practice of the profession and the subject area as well as key applied theory and methods, including:

    structure and coherence in building a 3D model


    The student will get the skills to:

    apply the key methodologies and tools of the subject area as well as the skills associated with employment in the industry, including:

    o the use of 3D CAD (Computer-Aided Design) software in the construction of a 3D CAD model at part as well as assembly level.

    communicate practice-orientated issues and solutions to partners and users, including:

    o conversion of sketches, concept descriptions and design calculations to a 3D CAD model.

  • Type of instruction
    Finally, the student will be required to submit a set of the individual parts and an assembly drawing for the bench (all in 3D) in WISEflow. It is expected that everyone will hand in, because the above mentioned forms the basis for passing the 2nd semester.
  • Exam

    The learning outcomes of the exam are identical with the learning outcomes of the subject(s)/modul(es)

    Exam in one or more subjects
    Subject/module is tested standalone
    Type of exam
    Written examination
    Formal requirements
    The student will be required to individually submit a set of parts and an assembly drawing of an industrial product - all in 3D - in WISEflow.

    The files can be logged to check for plagiarism.

    PDF front page file with name
    Extra materials
    Zipped folder containing:
    Folder 1: SW part files
    Folder 2: SW assembly file
    Individual exam or group exam
    Exam languages
    Danish (Norwegian/Swedish)
    Type of evaluation
    7-point grading scale
    Internal censure
    Exam criteria
    Parts files, assessed on number of parts, detail, and accuracy
    Assembly file, assessed on mates, and link to part files
    Configuration, assessed on exploded/colapsed view
hours of teaching
hours of preparation
The figure shows the extent of workload related to the subject divided into different study activities.

In the subject SolidWorks you will receive 30 hours of instruction, which corresponds to 40 lessons (1 lesson = 45 min.) and 55% of your total workload for the subject.

The teaching primarily consists of the following activities: internal lecturers, digital exercises, cases.
The preparation primarily consists of the following activities: reading your own notes, preparation for the exam.

Read about KEAs Study Activity Model

*KEA can deviate from the number of hours if this is justified by special circumstances