Application of Working Drawings



In this lesson, the student will create a working drawing that is in reality a production drawing to show the necessary views, dimensions, and NOTES required to make a part without the use of additional information. The student will rely on previous skills sand knowledge involving orthographic projection, dimensioning, general note generation, and other graphic techniques to communicate design information for production,

In this first drawing assignment a detailed part will be produced to provide all the information required to make the part of the final design.

Lesson Time

Classroom 3 Periods @
50 Minutes

Industries / Subjects / Grades

Industries / Pathways
  • Engineering & Architecture Engineering & Architecture
Grade Levels
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12

Standards and Objectives


California's 2008 CTE Standards (9)

Related Instructional Objectives (SWBAT...)

  • Students will define working drawings
  • Describe how working drawings are used in industry
  • List the major components of a complete working drawing for production
  • Describe the difference between a detail and assembly drawing
  • Draw a detailed working drawing will all major components

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