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Mfg Materials I

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
MEC 145 Mfg Materials I 2 3 0 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Fall 2013
This course introduces a variety of manufacturing materials and common processing techniques. Emphasis is placed on the processing, testing, and application of materials such as wood, metals, plastics, ceramics, and composites. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of fundamental engineering applications for a variety of materials, including their process capabilities and limitations.
·Student Learning Outcomes
·1. Identify the physical and mechanical properties of ferrous and non-ferrous materials.
·2. Identify the physical and mechanical properties of plastics, ceramics, and composites
·3. Compare and contrast various primary metal work
·4. Compare and contrast material finishing operations.
·5. Discuss various testing procedures and results of each on various materials.
·6. Apply and demonstrate OSHA safety procedures with the various manufacturing processes and testing procedures.

2014FA New course (S23498)

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