The Mechanical and Architectural Design/CAD Lab, located in Room 215 of the Wisner-Bottrall Applied Technology Center, assists students in achieving their goals and contributing to the community. It is the mission of GRCC’s Academic Support and Tutorial Services to empower students to become independent, life-long learners.
The Mechanical and Architectural Design/CAD Lab provides free drop-in tutoring support for students taking Mechanical and Architectural Design/CAD classes. The tutorial lab offers student-oriented support to GRCC students during their academic experience. The lab provides a comfortable atmosphere where students can connect with other Mechanical and Architectural Design/CAD students and get help from both professional and peer tutors. This is a free service and no appointment is necessary.
The Mechanical and Architectural Design/CAD Lab provides a comfortable atmosphere students can connect with other Mechanical and Architectural Design/CAD students. This is an active learning center supporting course study groups and student tutoring.
- Monday 5:30 – 9 p.m.
- Friday 5:30 – 9 p.m.
- Tuesday 5:30 – 9 p.m.
We offer tutoring in the following classes:
|Course Number||Course Title||Course Number||Course Title|
|AR105||Construction Materials 1||DR 190||Introduction to Mechanical Concepts|
|AR106||Construction Materials 2||DR 212||Tool Design|
|AR112||Mechanical and Electrical Drafting||DR 224||Die Design|
|AR 119||Introduction to Architectural CAD||DR 225||Advanced Die Design|
|AR 120||Architectural Working Drawings 1||DR 229||Detail Drafting|
|AR 121||Architectural Working Drawings 2||DR 241||Mold Design Theory|
|AR 129||Architectural 3D CAD||DR 258||Introduction to Pro-Engineering|
|AR 201||Architectural Graphics 1||DR 259||Advanced Part Design and Sheet Metal Design|
|AR 202||Architectural Graphics 2||DR 260||Introduction to Catia|
|AR 208||Design Studio: Commercial Building Design||DR 265||Introduction to Designing with Surfaces|
|AR 218||Design Studio: Commercial Building Design||DR 279||Team Design Project|
|DR 140||Introduction to Inventor||EG 110||Industrial Graphics with CAD|
|DR 150||Introduction to SolidWorks||EG 201||Advanced Engineering Graphics|
|DR 180||Intermediate SolidWorks||MN 114||Machine Trades Blueprint Reading|
Directions to download SolidWorks 2019 - 2020 from the web site has been added to the Helpful Links. This is also available on the Mechanical & Architectural Design / CAD Lab Blackboard site.
To know what Software Help is by time each day, please log into the Mechanical and Architectural Design / CAD Lab Blackboard site. Check out the site for other useful tips and help also!