Introduction to Welding Processes

Course Number: 
MEC 1180
Semester: 
As Required
Subject: 
Mechanical Engineering Technology (MEC)
Credits 
3.00

This course covers the fundamentals of oxy-acetylene brazing, welding, and cutting processes; Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW or stick); Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW or MIG); and Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW or TIG) and plasma cutting processes. It prepares the student for American Welding Society entry-level certifications. A major component of the lab is safety.

2 hours of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week
[Course fee: $450]

Major: