WLD-3106G Welding, Product Fabrication

This course focuses on metal fabrication and welding through product application. Students will learn a variety of cutting and welding techniques and demonstrate proficient use through their application. Collaborative projects are welcome, as are individual projects that can range from functional to sculptural artworks. Hot and cold cutting including saws, grinders, flame cutting, and electric arc plasma cutting will be covered. Electric arc welding processes will be taught. Students will create drawings, measure, plan, and fabricate. The design and construction of jigs for bending and shaping steel will also be explored