Projects for your classroom

These industry inspired projects provide you with all the learning resources you'll need to teach 3D modeling, whether you're starting a new design program or looking to augment your curriculum.

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Architecture

BIM: Intermediate Modeling

Learn how to use BIM effectively within the design process, including area and space planning, using design options, and moving...
Architectural Engineering

BIM: Structural Engineering Analysis

Explore how Building Information Modeling is used across your structural workflow and will help you design, analyze, and document your...
Architectural Engineering

BIM: Multidisciplinary Coordination

In this project, students will learn how BIM tools can be used to support a multidisciplinary design process. They will...
Architecture

Computational design for BIM

Computational Design for BIM is an intelligent model-based process that provides a framework for negotiating and influencing the interrelation of...
Architecture

BIM: Advanced Computational Design

Advanced Computational Design for BIM provides an in-depth look at creating Dynamo graphs to parametrically control and generate Revit elements...
Engineering

Simulation: Nonlinear Material Analysis

This project presents the theory and methods used to perform nonlinear analyses using Autodesk Simulation.
Engineering

Simulation: Linear Material Analysis

This project presents the theory and methods used to perform linear analyses using Autodesk Simulation.
Engineering

Simulation: Dynamic Simulation

This project presents the theory and methods used to perform a dynamic analysis of a mechanical system using the Dynamic...
Engineering

Simulation: Computational Fluid Dynamics

This project explains how to use simulation software to analyze fluid flow.
Engineering

Simulation: Thermal Analysis

This project explains how to use simulation software to analyze heat transfer.
Engineering

Introduction to CAD and CAE using Autodesk Inventor

In this 15 week course, students use concept sketching, 3D modeling, and simulation tools to design a product for marketing.
Architecture

Fundamentals of Architecture

This project covers the fundamentals of architecture and the associated software skills.
Engineering

Fundamentals of Mechanical Engineering

In this project you are introduced to the fundamentals of mechanical engineering and the associated software skills.
Engineering

WorldSkills: Digger Arm Fabrication

In this project, you have been asked to apply your Autodesk Inventor software skills to reverse engineer 2D CAD drawings...
Engineering

WorldSkills: Digger Arm Actuation Design

In this project, you design a fully functional excavator arm using pneumatic cylinders.
Engineering, Product Design

F1 in Schools: Helmet Design

Using Fusion 360 you can create the next great Formula One racing helmet, and a case to match!
Engineering

WorldSkills: Cardboard Box Assembly Line

Using Autodesk Inventor, you will model components of a subassembly for a cardboard box assembly line
Engineering

WorldSkills: Elbow Engine

In this project, you have been invited to create a 3D model and video simulation of an elbow engine from...
Engineering

WorldSkills: Reverse Engineering

In this project you will use reverse engineering to model parts of an assembly.
Engineering

WorldSkills: Fishing Reel

In this project, you learn the ins and outs of a fishing reel to help improve your fishing performance by...