Mechanical Course Descriptions

MEC 111 Machine Processes I

This course introduces shop safety, hand tools, machine processes, measuring instruments, and the operation of machine shop equipment. Topics include use and care of tools, safety, measuring tools, and the basic setup and operation of common machine tools.  Upon completion, students should be able to safely machine simple parts to specified tolerances.

Course Hours Per Week: Class, 1; Lab, 4
Semester Hours Credit: 3
Prerequisite: DMA 010, 020, 030, DRE 096
Corequisite: None
MEC 111 Course Outline