College Credit Courses
Prerequisite: EST 1540. This course will provide the student with a basic understanding of the processes used to produce industrial goods. Topics discussed include measurement, layout and inspection, machine tool processes and operations, metallurgy, welding, shop math, and blueprint reading. Students will experience hands-on training with measurement, layout and machine tool operation. A host computer will be integrated into the factory laboratory for just in time and flexible manufacturing for students manufacturing a product. Five contact hours: four lecture hours, one laboratory hour. A.S., A.A.S.