Carnegie Mellon University


October 05, 2016

99-353 IDeATe SolidWorks & Laser Cutting with Dave Touretzky

Mandi Semple
  • Director of Marketing, Student Affairs
  • 412-268-3437

This course is only offerred to Housing Services residents.

October 15, 16, 22, 23: 3:00 - 5:50 pm
Hunt Library near cluster in the basement

This micro course is an introduction to Computer Aided Design (CAD) and the use of laser cutters for fabrication. Students will learn the basics of SolidWorks, a popular CAD package. They will also receive hands-on training in the use of laser cutters to turn their designs into physical objects. Students who complete this course will be able to use the IDeATe facility (Hunt Library) and the Morewood Makerspace laser cutters on their own for future course work or personal projects. (Please note this course is offered to students who live in residence within Housing Services.) To register, contact Kelly at