Manufacturing Technology

 

This is an intensive program designed to prepare qualified individuals for entry into the job market as a CNC Machinist (Computer Numerical Control). > more

 

Following are course descriptions. Check the Annual Schedule to plan your schedule.

 

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 090
Certificate in Basic Manufacturing Orientation (1)

This course is the overview course for the Certificate in Basic Manufacturing and introduces the fundamental concepts of manufacturing, and the guidelines and requirements of the Manufacturing Technology Program. Prerequisites: Placement at ENGL 080 or ESL 098. Mandatory P/NC grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 091
Fundamental Personal Skills in MFGT-1LOT (2)

This course introduces fundamental skills required to effectively function in a manufacturing environment: Listening-following simple spoken instructions, Observation-following clearly demonstrated instructions, and Teamwork-solving basic manufacturing problems in groups. Prerequisites: Placement at ENGL 080 or ESL 098. Mandatory P/NC grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 092
Personal Skills-MFGT-2LOT (2)

This course introduces fundamental skills required to effectively function in a manufacturing environment: Listening-following simple spoken instructions, Observation-following clearly demonstrated instructions, and Teamwork-solving basic manufacturing problems in groups. Prerequisites: Successful completion of MFGT 091. Mandatory P/NC grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 093
Fundamental Personal Skills in MFGT-1RWM (2)

This course provides fundamental skills required to function effectively in a manufacturing environment: Reading-comprehending simple manufacturing materials, Writing-writing simple manufacturing instructions, and Mathematics-performing simple operations. Prerequisites: Placement at ENGL 080 or ESL 098, and placement at MATH 070. Mandatory P/NC grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 094
Personal Skills in MFGT-2RWM (2)

This course provides additional skills required to function effectively in a manufacturing environment: Reading-comprehending a variety of manufacturing materials, Writing-writing manufacturing instructions and documents, and Mathematics-solving simple manufacturing problems. Prerequisites: MFGT 093. Mandatory P/NC grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 095
Technology in Manufacturing (2)

This course introduces the different types of technology used in Manufacturing, including personal computers, business management systems, ERP/MRP (enterprise resource planning/materials requirements planning)material planning systems, data collection and analysis systems, and (CNC) computer numerical controlled or automated equipment. Prerequisites: Placement at ENGL 080 or ESL 098. Mandatory P/NC grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 101
Health and Safety in Manufacturing (2)

This course provides a comprehensive overview of health and safety issues while it emphasizes paying attention to details, reviews hazards to watch for and discusses how to respond in an emergency. Prerequisites: Placement at ENGL 080 or ESL 098 and successful completion or concurrent enrollment in MFGT 090 and MFGT 095. Mandatory P/NC grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 102
Print Reading in Manufacturing (1)

This course provides the fundamentals of mechanical print reading, including different types of mechanical drawings and components of each drawing type. Students will read and interpret drawings as well as sketch their own. Prerequisites: Placement at ENGL 080 or ESL 098 or the successful completion or concurrent enrollment in MFGT 090 and MFGT 095. Mandatory P/NC grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 103
Basic & Precision Measurement w/Intro to SPC (2)

This course provides the fundamental skills required to perform basic and precision dimensional measurements, including the use of rules, scales, tape measures, calipers, micrometers and the introduction of Statistical Process Control (SPC). Prerequisites: Placement at ENGL 080 or ESL 098 & successful completion or concurrent enrollment in MFGT 090, MFGT 095 & placement at MATH 070. Mandatory P/NC grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 105
Basic Manufacturing (20)

This course is an introduction to machining using lecture, online and hands-on classroom experience. It is first in a two quarter certificate. Prerequisite: Placement into ENGL 080 or ESL 050, and MATH 070. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 106
Intermediate Manufacturing (20)

This BEGINNING program prepares individuals as CNC Machinists. Instruction covers programming, set-up and operation of Okuma CNC machining and turning centers, blueprint reading, math , machine tool theory,CMM inspection, surface plate techniques, and Lean Mfg. Permission of instructor required. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 105.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 110
Certificate in Basic MFGT Capstone (5)

This course is the Capstone Project for the Certificate in Basic Manufacturing and introduces the concepts of manufacturing, including technology sectors, team concepts, team development, team problem solving, product design, engineering impacts, economics, marketing, and entrepreneurship. Prerequisites: Successful completion or current enrollment in MFGT 090, MFGT 095, MFGT 101, MFGT 102, MFGT 103. Mandatory P/NC grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 113
Certificate in Basic Manufacturing (21)

This course introduces students to concepts concerning manufacturing techniques. Topics covered include safety, print reading, and precision measurement. A capstone project incorporating manufacturing skill sets working in a modern manufacturing lab creating a final product meeting necessary quality standards. Prerequisite: ENGL 080 or ESL 050, and MATH 070. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 115
Manufacturing Technology (20)

This BEGINNING program prepares individuals as CNC Machinists. Instruction covers programming, set-up and operation of Okuma CNC machining and turning centers, blueprint reading, math , machine tool theory, CMM inspection, surface plate techniques, and Lean Mfg. Permission of Instructor required. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 110. Mandatory Decimal Grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 120
Manufacturing Technology Applications (20)

This INTERMEDIATE program prepares individuals as CNC Machinists. Instruction covers programming, set-up and operation of Okuma CNC machining and turning centers, blueprint reading, math, machine tool theory, CMM inspection, surface plate techniques, and Lean Mfg. Permission of Instructor required. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 115 with a 2.0 GPA or better. Mandatory Decimal Grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 155
Quality Assurance Fundamentals (5)

This course provides a fundamental overview and awareness of the concepts, theory, and practice of quality as it relates to today's machining environment. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 120, or Instructor permission. Mandatory Decimal Grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 156
Certified Quality Inspector Preparation (5)

This course adds depth to the fundamental overview of the concepts, theory, and practice of quality as presented in MFGT 155, with the goalof preparing students for quality inspection certificates such as theAmerican Society for Quality Certified Quality Inspector. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 155, or instructor permission. Mandatory Decimal Grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 157
Team Dynamics in MFGT (3)

This course provides a fundamental overview of teams in manufacturing including different team types, functions, team of development, team stages, and team management. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 155 with a 2.0 or GPA or better, or instructor permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 166
Quality Audits (5)

This course provides an overview of Quality auditing and discusses the various types of audits and the elements and application of each of those types of audits. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MGFT 155, MFGT 156, MFGT 157, MFGT 167, MFGT 170, MFGT 175, MFGT 230, MFGT 231, MFGT 232 with a 2.0 GPA or better. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 167
Inspection and Test (5)

This course provides a foundation and discusses the application of processes and techniques used in the manufacturing industry, including blueprint reading, sampling, inspection techniques, and testing methods. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 155, MFGT 156, MFGT 157 with a 2.0 GPA or better.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 169
Preventive and Corrective Action (3)

This course provides the foundation that enables the implementation of preventing and corrective action systems in manufacturing processes. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 155, MFGT 156, MFGT 157, MFGT 167, MFGT 170, MFGT 175, MFGT 230, MFGT 231, MFGT 232 with a 2.0 or better. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 170
Quality Systems and Standards (5)

This course provides a fundamental overview and provides details and applications of the different quality systems and standards used in the manufacturing industry. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 155, MFGT 156, MFGT 157, MFGT 167, MFGT 170, MFGT 175, MFGT 230, MFGT 231, MFGT 232 with a 2.0 GPA or better. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 196
Manufacturing Internship (9)

This course is a cooperative work experience with local industry. Students will apply learned skills, gain actual on-the-job experience, and receive credit for work experience appropriate to their level of education. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 120 with a 2.0 GPA or better. Student option grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 215
Manufacturing Technology Programming (6)

This course presents the introductory concepts of numerically controlled machining technology as it affects part design, part programming, and part production. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 115, MFGT 120, MFGT 176 with a 2.0 GPA or better or work experience equivalence with instructor approval. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 220
Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) (6)

This course provides the fundamental knowledge and skills to properly use Computer Aided Manufacturing software to transition products from design to manufacturing. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 115, MFGT 120, MFGT 196 with a 2.0 GPA or better. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 225
Rapid Prototyping (3)

This course provides a fundamental overview and discusses rapid photocopying and automated fabrication, including the generation of suitable CAD models, current rapid prototyping fabrication techniques, the use of secondary processing, and the impact of these technologies on society. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 115, MFGT 120, MFGT 196 with a 2.0 GPA or better. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 230
Measurement Systems (5)

This course provides the basic foundation of measurement systems and measurement system applications used in manufacturing. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 155, MFGT 156 with a 2.0 GPA or better. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 235
Calibration Systems (5)

This course describes the calibration process used in manufacturing to ensure measurements are accurate and traceable to national and international standards. Previously MFGT 232. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 155, MFGT 156, MFGT 157 with a 2.0 or better. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 236
Statistical Techniques (5)

This course provides the fundamental statistical concepts and methodologies and how they are used in industry to control manufacturing and business processes. Previously MFGT 233. Prerequisite: Successful compltion of MFGT 167, MFGT 195, MFGT 230, MFGT 234, MFGT 235 with 2.0 GPA or better. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 240
CAD for Manufacturing (6)

An introduction to computer-aided drafting with emphasis on applications in manufacturing. Content includes DOS commands and all groupings of basic commands such as: Draw, Display, Edit, Layers, Settings, Dimension, Text, Block, File Management, Plotting and Printing. Prerequisite: ENGRT 101 or MACHT 170 or METFA 180 or equivalent experience. Permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 244
Preventive Maintenance (3)

This course provides an overview of Preventive Maintenance practices,including: safety, plan development and implementation, technical documents, machine systems, measurement, alignment, coolants and lubricants, conduct and documentation of periodic checks, inspection, trouble shooting, and monitoring of machine operation. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 120, or Instructor permission. Mandatory Decimal Grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 250
Computer-Aided Manufacturing Lecture (4)

Introduction to CAM. Includes necessary DOS commands,CAM job planning, geometry description, editing, tool path, macro functions, file management, utilities & code generators. Corequisite: Choose one of the following labs to be taken concurrently with this class, MFGT 254, MFGT 255, MFGT 256, or MFGT 257. Prerequisite: INDUS 103, METFA 188, MACHT 171 or METFA 181. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 254
CAM Punching Lab (2)

CAM programming applied to CNC punch presses. Previously MFGT 251. Corequisite or prerequisite: MFGT 250 or permission. Prerequisite: METFA 188 or METFA 181. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 255
SmartCam Programming for Milling Centers (3)

CAM programming applied to milling and machining centers. PreviouslyMFGT 252. Corequisite or prerequisite: MFGT 250 or permission. Prerequisite INDUS 103 or MACHT 171 or instructor permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 256
CAM Turning Lab (2)

CAM programming applied to turning centers. Previously MFGT 253. Corequisite or prerequisite: MFGT 250 or permission. Prerequisite: INDUS 103 or MACHT 171 or permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 260
CAD/CAM Lecture (4)

Programming CAD/CAM - the linkage of Computer-Aided Drafting with Computer-Aided Mfg. The student will choose one lab to be taken concurrently with this lecture from the following options. Corequisite: MFGT264 or 265 or 266 or 267. Prerequisite: MFGT 250 or permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 264
CAD/CAM Punching (2)

CAD/CAM programming applied to CNC punch presses. Previously MFGT 261. Corequisite or prerequisite: MFGT 260 or permission. Prerequisite: MFGT 250, 254 or permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 265
CAD/CAM Milling Lab (2)

CAD/CAM Programming applied to CNC Milling. Previously MFGT 262. Corequisite or prerequisite: MFGT 260 or permission. Prerequisite: MFGT 250, 255 or permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 266
CAD/CAM Turning Lab (2)

CAD/CAM Programming applied to CNC Turning. Previously MFGT 263. Corequisite or prerequisite: MFGT 260 or permission. Prerequisite: MFGT 250, 256 or permission. Mandatory decimal grading..

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 267
CAD/CAM Survey Lab (2)

A survey of CAD/CAM Programming Applied to Punching, Turning and Milling. Previously MFGT 264. Corequisite or prerequisite: MFGT 260 or permission. Prerequisite: MFGT 250, 257 or permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 290
Quality Internship (9)

This course is a cooperative work experience option for qualified students. Students will apply learned skills, gain actual on-the-job experience, and receive credit for work experience appropriate to training while completing the program of study. Previously MFGT 275. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 166, 169, 170, 233 with a 2.0 GPA or better. Mandatory decimal grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 296
CAM Internship (9)

This course provides work experience with local industry. Students will apply learned skills, gain actual on-the-job experience, and receive credit for work experience appropriate to their level of education. Previously MFGT 276. Prerequisite: Successful completion of MFGT 215, 220, 225 with a 2.0 or better. Student option grading.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 298
Individual Projects in Manufacturing Technology (2)

Individual project in a specific area of Manufacturing Technology. By arrangement with instructor. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, based on evaluation of student's educational and work experience.

MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 299
Individual Projects in Manufacturing Technology (3)

Individual project in a specific area of Manufacturing Technology. By arrangement with instructor. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, based on evaluation of student's educational and work experience.