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Autodesk Revit 2020 Architecture Certification Exam Study Guide

Available December 20, 2019
600 pages
  • Written for users already familiar with Autodesk Revit that want to get certified
  • Covers both the Certified User and Certified Professional exams
  • Contains exercises and practice questions in each chapter for both exams
  • Includes two complete, timed practice exams that can be run on your computer

Autodesk Inventor Certified User Study Guide

Available October 18, 2019
100 pages
  • This book will prepare you to pass the Autodesk Inventor User Exam
  • Designed for users with about 150 hours of instruction and hands-on experience
  • Gives an overview of the exam process
  • Describes the main topics you need to be familiar with to pass the exam
  • Comes with practice exam software that simulates an actual exam
  • Includes access to a discount on the actual certification exam

Autodesk AutoCAD Architecture 2020 Fundamentals

Available October 1, 2019
350 pages
  • Designed for new users of AutoCAD Architecture 2020
  • Uses a tutorial style that progresses with each chapter
  • Guides you through building a completed 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house
  • Includes quizzes and practice exams
  • Features lessons on animations, fire-rating floor plans, and printing to PDF
  • This edition expands the documents chapter for a more complete documentation package

Introduction to AutoCAD 2020 for Civil Engineering Applications

Available September 10, 2019
786 pages
  • Combines the theory of engineering graphics and the use of AutoCAD 2020
  • Designed specifically for civil engineering students
  • Uses clearly defined objectives and step-by-step instructions

Tools for Design Using AutoCAD 2020 and Autodesk Inventor 2020

Available August 27, 2019
640 pages
  • Designed for students that want to learn AutoCAD and Inventor 2020 and are completely new to CAD
  • Covers 2D drawing, 3D modeling, assembly modeling, freehand sketching and finite element analysis
  • Uses step-by-step instructions throughout the book
  • Includes three assembly projects using three popular robot kits

Learning Autodesk Inventor 2020

Available August 26, 2019
512 pages
  • Teaches beginners how to use Autodesk Inventor with easy to understand tutorials
  • Features a simple robot design used as a project throughout the book
  • Covers modeling, gear creation, linkage analysis, assemblies, simulations and 3D animation
  • Available with an optional robot kit

Engineering & Computer Graphics Workbook Using SOLIDWORKS 2019

Published August 15, 2019
248 pages
  • Fully revised for SOLIDWORKS 2019
  • An exercise based workbook using step-by-step tutorials teaches you to use SOLIDWORKS 2019
  • Designed for use in an undergraduate engineering course
  • Based on the concurrent engineering design process
  • Covers modeling, finite elements, assembly modeling, kinematic simulation, rapid prototyping and projecting engineering drawings

Autodesk Inventor 2020 and Engineering Graphics

Published August 12, 2019
688 pages
  • Teaches you the principles of both engineering graphics and Autodesk Inventor 2020
  • Uses step by step tutorials that cover the most common features of Autodesk Inventor
  • Includes a chapter on stress analysis
  • Prepares you for the Autodesk Inventor Certified User Exam

AutoCAD 2020 Tutorial Second Level 3D Modeling

Published August 12, 2019
384 pages
  • Designed for users who want to learn 3D modeling using AutoCAD 2020
  • Uses step-by-step tutorials that progress with each chapter
  • Learn to create wireframe models, 3D surface models, 3D solid models, multiview drawings and 3D renderings

Designing with Creo Parametric 6.0

Published August 9, 2019
544 pages
  • Focuses on applying Creo Parametric as a design tool
  • Design intent is referenced and used throughout the book
  • Uses graphically rich step-by-step tutorials throughout the text
  • Contains extensive chapters on dimensioning and engineering drawings
  • Includes an introduction to Creo Simulate

Autodesk Revit 2020 Structure Fundamentals

Published August 5, 2019
By ASCENT
670 pages
  • Teaches you Building Information Modeling (BIM) with Autodesk Revit
  • Shows you how to create, document and print parametric models
  • Takes you through the basics of a full structural project
  • Covers many different building types
  • Prepares you for the Autodesk Revit Structure Certification exam

Autodesk Revit 2020 MEP Fundamentals

Published August 5, 2019
By ASCENT
776 pages
  • Learn to create 3D Parametric models of MEP systems using Autodesk Revit
  • Introduces you to the basics of HVAC, electrical, piping/plumbing and more
  • Learn to create construction documents, create schedules and add details with Autodesk Revit
  • Takes you through the basics of a complete MEP project
  • Prepares you for the Autodesk Revit Mechanical and Electrical Certification exams

Autodesk 3ds Max 2020 Fundamentals

Published August 5, 2019
By ASCENT
686 pages
  • Designed for users completely new to 3ds Max
  • Uses real world tasks encountered in everyday use
  • Geared towards professionals in Architecture, Interior Design, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Product Design industries
  • Covers modeling, assembling files, materials, lighting, rendering and animation
  • Thorough coverage of tools teaches you to take full advantage of Autodesk 3ds Max

Autodesk Revit 2020 Architecture Fundamentals

Published August 2, 2019
By ASCENT
656 pages
  • Designed for students new to Autodesk Revit
  • Focuses on the basic architectural tools most users need to work with Autodesk Revit
  • Teaches you to create full 3D architectural models and set them up in working drawings
  • Prepares you for the Autodesk Revit Architecture Certification exam

Autodesk Civil 3D 2020 Fundamentals

Published August 1, 2019
By ASCENT
688 pages
  • Designed for readers with no prior Autodesk Civil 3D experience
  • Covers the core tasks and common workflows of Autodesk Civil 3D
  • Learn to create and analyze surfaces, model road corridors, perform takeoff and volume calculations, lay out pipe networks and much more

Engineering Graphics Essentials with AutoCAD 2020 Instruction

Published July 30, 2019
944 pages
  • Covers both engineering graphics and AutoCAD 2020
  • Each book includes videos, audio lectures, interactive quizzes and more
  • Numerous exercises are used throughout the book to reinforce key concepts
  • Includes hand sketching exercises

Autodesk Revit 2020 Architecture Basics

Published July 30, 2019
688 pages
  • Designed for anyone who wants to learn 3D parametric modeling for commercial structures
  • Uses a tutorial style that progresses with each chapter
  • Filled with helpful tips and tricks throughout the book
  • Will help you design buildings faster, more easily and more beautifully

Official Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional Certification Guide

Published July 25, 2019
196 pages
  • The official guide to preparing for the CSWP CORE exam
  • Each chapter focuses on a segment of the CSWP CORE exam
  • Intended for users who have already passed the CSWA exam

Technical Drawing 101 with AutoCAD 2020

Published July 24, 2019
560 pages
  • Blends technical drawing and an introduction to AutoCAD 2020
  • Covers both mechanical and architectural projects
  • Eighteen hours of video instruction is included with each book
  • Drafting theory is incorporated throughout the text
  • Designed to be used in a single semester, instructor led course
  • Each chapter contains key terms, unit summaries, review questions and drawing projects
  • This edition features new step-by-step instructions

Principles and Practice An Integrated Approach to Engineering Graphics and AutoCAD 2020

Published July 24, 2019
608 pages
  • Unifies engineering graphics with AutoCAD 2020 instruction into one book
  • Uses a tutorial style with numerous exercises and review questions
  • Designed for classroom use
  • Covers the AutoCAD Certified User Exam
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