Domestika Basics 5 courses Best seller

Introduction to AutoCAD

By Alicia Sanz
Interior Designer. Madrid, Spain.
Joined October 2018
, Interior Designer

Learn how to draw the blueprints of your architectural projects on Windows from scratch using the most popular software on the market

  • Domestika Basics 5 coursesBest seller Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 98% positive reviews (576)
  • 30751 students

Learn how to draw the blueprints of your architectural projects on Windows from scratch using the most popular software on the market



Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 98% positive reviews (576)
  • 30751 students
  • 35 lessons (6h 8m)
  • 5 courses
  • 11 downloads (9 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Spanish, English, German, Portuguese, Italian, French, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
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Domestika Basics · 5 courses included

The versatility of the tools and its compatibility with other software means that AutoCAD is the most used software in architectural and industrial projects. In this Domestika Basics of 5 courses, learn how to draw any type of project from scratch, alongside Alicia Sanz, model maker and interior designer specialized in contract and retail design.

Start with the very basics: installing AutoCAD. Go through the interface, seeing the introduction screen, menu, the ribbon, commands, and workspaces, to customize it as you wish.

Start drawing in the second course. See how the different coordinates system works, get familiar with the drawing tools and their functions, the object selection modes, as well as the modification functions, and more, which will come in handy when working on your project.

See how layers work, their restrictions, and how to group objects efficiently as well as seeing how to create simple and dynamic blocks for a better end result.

Then, in the fourth course, see how to insert and edit images to apply them to your architectural project. Alicia teaches you how to work with external references, and gives you all the professional advice to organize your modeling space.

In the last course, learn all things related to the presentation of your blueprints by creating one step by step. See how to create graphic windows and different styles of note-taking. Understand how the plot styles function and how to publish and trace your project.

Once you have completed this Domestika Basics in AutoCAD, you will have all the knowledge you need to create your own professional architectural projects.

Technical Requirements


    ⦁ A Windows computer (64 bits) 8.1 or later.
    ⦁ AutoCAD software. You can download the trial version on the Autodesk website.
    ⦁ It is recommended to have basic knowledge of geometry.


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Alicia Sanz

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Interior Designer

As a lover of art and design, Alicia decided to study Applied Arts and Design for modeling and scale model creation and specializing in industrial design. In five years, she collaborated on different projects for Zaha Hadid, Cruz y Oritz, Ábalos & Herreros, and Lamela architect studio.

With the objective of furthering her knowledge, she went on to study interior design at Escuela Superior de Diseño de Madrid, Spain, and obtained a Master’s degree for renders 3ds Max and V-Ray.

Since then, she has focused on the design and the technical development of retail design projects for commercial spaces for brands like Misako, Correos, Clarins, American Whiskey, and Guerlain, among others, and also for contract design restoration projects like Hungry Angelina in New York and Los Angeles, La Chelinda, Santa Gloria, MasQmenos, and 12 de Ajuriaguerra.


Content

Course 1: Introduction and Basic Concepts

  • U1

    Introduction

    • Introduction
  • U2

    Installation

    • Installation
  • U3

    Interface

    • Interface
  • U4

    Customization of the work environment

    • Customization of the work environment
  • U5

    Practice

    • Practice

Course 2: Drawing on AutoCAD

  • U1

    Coordinate system

    • Coordinate system
  • U2

    Drawing tools

    • Drawing tools 1
    • Drawing tools 2
  • U3

    Selection modes

    • Selection modes
  • U4

    Modification tools

    • Selection tools
  • U5

    Shadings and other useful tools

    • Shadings and other useful tools
  • U6

    Practice

    • Practice 1
    • Practice 2

Course 3: Characteristics and Drawings Organization

  • U1

    Object properties

    • Object properties
  • U2

    Layers

    • Layers
  • U3

    Parametric constraints

    • Parametric constraints
  • U4

    Groups

    • Groups
  • U5

    Simple block creation

    • Creating simple blocks: how and why to use them.
  • U6

    Creating dynamic blocks

    • Creating dynamic blocks
  • U7

    Practice

    • Practice 1
    • Practice 2

Course 4: Images, External References, and Model Space

  • U1

    Insert and edit images

    • Insert and edit images
  • U2

    External references

    • External references
  • U3

    Advanced object selection

    • Advanced object selection
  • U4

    Model space organization

    • Model space organization
  • U5

    Practice

    • Practice

Course 5: Blueprint Presentation

  • U1

    Create and configure presentations

    • Create and configure presentations
  • U2

    Graphic windows

    • Graphic windows
  • U3

    Annotation styles

    • Annotation Styles 1
    • Annotation Styles 2
    • Annotation Styles 3
  • U4

    Printing pens

    • Printing pens
  • U5

    Plot and publish

    • Plot and publish
  • U6

    Practice

    • Practice 1
    • Practice 2

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About Domestika Basics

Domestika Basics is a series of courses focused on teaching the most commonly used software by creative professionals worldwide.
The content has been meticulously curated and is intended for both students going into a new creative field and more experienced professionals who want to polish their skills.

Learn with the best Domestika teachers through practical lessons, tons of resources, and a progressive difficulty that'll allow you to see results from day one.

Domestika Basics will allow you to step up your professional game and be prepared to score better projects.

  • Without prior knowledge.

    Domestika Basics gives you everything you need to get started in a new creative field and become an expert in it.

  • Focused on the tool.

    Discover its main components, techniques, and the tried-and-true methods you need to master it.

  • Learn fast

    With a straightforward, step-by-step approach, our outstanding professionals will teach you how to get the most out of the program.

  • Certificates Plus

    If you're a Plus or PRO member, or a student of a Mentored course, get a custom certificate signed by your teacher for every course. Share it on your portfolio, social media, or wherever you like.

Introduction to AutoCAD. Architecture, and Spaces course by Alicia Sanz Best seller

Introduction to AutoCAD

By Alicia Sanz
Interior Designer. Madrid, Spain.
Joined October 2018
  • 98% positive reviews (576)
  • 30751 students