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Active as of Fall Semester 2010

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Metallurgy & Fabrication

2. Course Prefix & Number:
WELD 1114

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 2

Lecture Hours: 1

Lab Hours: 2

4. Course Description:

Students will study all aspects of metallurgical engineering including the three areas of extractive, mechanical, and physical metallurgy. Theory and applications of metallurgical principles as applied to the conditioning, design, identification, selection, testing, and processing of metals and alloys. Topics include heat treatment, crystal structures, phase diagrams, materials standards, specific alloys, nondestructive and destructive testing, and fabrication methods. The safe and proper operation of iron workers, sheet metal shears, oxy-fuel and plasma cutting equipment will be taught. Both manual and automatic systems will be covered. Material handling techniques are also studied.

5. Placement Tests Required:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

WELD 1114 - Metallurgy & Fabrication

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

WELD 1114 - Metallurgy & Fabrication

There are no corequisites for this course.