It is highly recommended that you take the Introduction to 3D Printing Short short course before you take this class.
This class will serve as an introduction to 3D CAD (computer-aided design) modeling using the free, web-based program TinkerCAD. Knowledge of 3D CAD is essential in taking full advantage of 3D printing technology. With a knowledge of CAD, you can start designing your own objects whether it's a machine part or a work of art. This class will give you a basic understanding of how CAD programs work and let you begin to create.