Catalog 2017-2018 
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Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ABED 064 Basic Skills Machining Applications II

3 credits
This course is exclusively for students enrolled in the second term of the I-BEST Introduction to Manual and CNC Machining certificate program. It addresses specific vocabulary, reading, quantitative, and language skills covered in the second term technical courses (MACH 115, MACH 116, MACH 131, and MACH 133).

Corequisites: MACH 115 , MACH 116 , MACH 131 , and MACH 133  

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Discuss career plans, identify career pathways related to machining and advanced manufacturing, and demonstrate interviewing skills
  • Interpret words and phrases as they are used in texts, including texts on OSHA regulations, employee/employer rights and responsibilities, and employee benefits
  • Describe work culture and employee/supervisor interactions that commonly occur in manufacturing settings
  • Read training documentation accurately and follow the process steps provided on machine displays
  • Read and follow directions provided on setup sheets
  • Develop accurate and grammatically correct informative and explanatory texts in response to topics related to machining and manufacturing
  • Convert among standard measurement units within a given measurement system, with particular emphasis on decimal notation, and use these conversions in solving problems that commonly arise on the shop floor
  • Describe the Cartesian coordinate system, and use it in solving applied problems
  • Apply concepts of geometric transformation, including rotations, reflections, and combinations of these, in order to create and preserve distance, angle, and shape

Total Hours: 30 Lecture Hours: 30