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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 Revit 2020 Architecture Basics

Available October 31, 2019
650 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

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

Introduction to AutoCAD 2020 for Civil Engineering Applications

Available August 14, 2019
800 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

Designing with Creo Parametric 6.0

Available August 5, 2019
550 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 Inventor 2020 and Engineering Graphics

Available July 31, 2019
700 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

Learning Autodesk Inventor 2020

Available July 30, 2019
500 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

Autodesk Civil 3D 2020 Fundamentals

Available July 30, 2019
By ASCENT
650 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

Tools for Design Using AutoCAD 2020 and Autodesk Inventor 2020

Available July 30, 2019
650 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

Autodesk Inventor Certified User Study Guide

Available July 29, 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 Revit 2020 MEP Fundamentals

Available July 29, 2019
By ASCENT
750 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

Available July 29, 2019
By ASCENT
700 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

Parametric Modeling with Creo Parametric 6.0

Available July 26, 2019
550 pages
  • Covers solid modeling and parametric modeling with Creo Parametric 6.0
  • Guides you from creating basic shapes to building intelligent solid models and multi-view drawings
  • Uses a hands-on, exercise intensive, tutorial style approach
  • Includes coverage of Creo Animation, advanced assembly modeling, and sheet metal design
  • Contains a chapter on 3D printing

Engineering & Computer Graphics Workbook Using SOLIDWORKS 2019

Available July 24, 2019
250 pages
  • 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

AutoCAD 2020 Tutorial Second Level 3D Modeling

Available July 23, 2019
400 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

Engineering Graphics Essentials with AutoCAD 2020 Instruction

Available July 15, 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

Technical Drawing 101 with AutoCAD 2020

Available July 12, 2019
560 pages
  • Blends technical drawing and an introduction to AutoCAD 2020
  • Covers both mechanical and architectural projects
  • Seventeen 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

AutoCAD 2020 Tutorial First Level 2D Fundamentals

Available July 12, 2019
448 pages
  • Designed for users new to CAD
  • Uses step-by-step tutorials to teach you 2D drawing using AutoCAD
  • Covers the performance tasks found on the AutoCAD 2020 Certified User Examination
  • Includes extensive video instruction

AutoCAD 2020 Instructor

Available July 11, 2019
1254 pages
  • In depth coverage of AutoCAD’s commands and features
  • Chapters are structured around related commands
  • Starts with fundamental commands and progresses to more specialized applications
  • An ideal reference guide for users at all levels
  • Well suited for a two or three course sequence
  • Commands and features new in AutoCAD 2020 are highlighted for easy access
  • Includes bonus chapters on geometric constraints, dynamic blocks and express tools
  • Features a new bonus chapter on geometric constraints and an improved index

Autodesk Revit 2020 Structure Fundamentals

Available July 9, 2019
By ASCENT
650 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
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