|CLASS CODE:||WELD 280||CREDITS: 3|
|DIVISION:||PHYSICAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING|
|DEPARTMENT:||MECHANICAL ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||The use and application of equipment, tools, fasteners, and processes used in fabrication practices in the welding industry. Interpretation of drawings for fabrication of small projects. Techniques for layout, fitting, squaring, tacking, and fabricating will be developed. May be repeated for credit. A $25.00 lab fee is required.|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||- Equipment and Tools
- Shop Drawings
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||At the end of this course the student will:
1. Demonstrate knowledge of equipment, tools, and procedures used in fabrication.
2. Demonstrate manual skills in using equipment, tools and fabrication procedures.
3. Be able to set up equipment for standard fabrication procedures.
4. Demonstrate ability to read and understand sketches or shop drawings.
5. Demonstrate ability to fabricate safely.
6. Design and fabricate a tool box.
7. Work with a team in designing various welded projects.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Students will be required to purchase the materials for the projects they choose to build, plus a $25.00 lab fee.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2001|