MEC 101: Blueprint Reading for Manufacturing

online available

In this course, students will develop the skills to read and understand blueprints used in manufacturing. Topics such as terms of the trade, program identification of line types, dimensioning systems, tolerancing, first and third angle projections and associated views and symbols used in manufacturing will be covered. Students will also be introduced to procedures and tooling used to compare machined components to blueprint specifications. The knowledge and skills gained in this course will be used throughout the Mechatronics program. The title of this course was previously 3D Modeling and Blueprint Reading.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6

Class offerings by semester

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021 
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Description Hours
Credits  2
Lecture Hours 30
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 30
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 60
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