Catalog 2020-2021 
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Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ABED 061 Basic Skills Welding Applications I

3 credits
This course is exclusively for students enrolled in the first term of the I-BEST Welding Introduction certificate program. It addresses specific vocabulary, reading, and language skills covered in the first term technical courses (WELD 102 and WELD 103).

Prerequisites: Successful completion of EASL 050  or placement by assessment

Corequisites: WELD 102  and WELD 103  

Course Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Determine the meaning of symbols, key terms, and other words and phrases used in welding and manufacturing and accurately pronounce and use them
  • Respond to oral directions using vocabulary common in the field
  • Formulate clarifying questions in response to directions given orally
  • Outline safety procedures and demonstrate ability to understand and follow oral and written directives related to safety
  • Participate actively in structured conversations-as part of a whole class, in small groups, and with a partner-on topics related to welding and manufacturing

Total Hours: 30 Theory (Lecture) Hours: 30