PMT0101V

Welding Symbols & Blueprints

Course Code: PMT0101V

Credit Hours: 90 clock hours

Effective beginning: 2021-22

 

Course Description:
This course introduces the student to weld symbol interpretation in accordance with American Welding Society (AWS) standards. Welding details with symbols layout provide a systematic approach to blueprint reading. Fundamentals of drawing elements, scales, layouts, and title blocks are included.

Course Details

Instructors:

Curtis Jenkins
Bldg. N, Rm 111B
718-2214
jenkinsc@chipola.edu

 

Required textbooks/ course materials:

Level One: Trainee Guide, Welding

Level Two:  Trainee Guide Value Kit 9780132981705.

Talk with instructor prior to purchasing.

Tool Kit (available in the Welding classroom)

 

Assignment/course outline:

see first-day handout

 

Discipline-level learning outcomes:

1. Demonstrate employability skills.
2. Demonstrate an understanding of welding symbols.
3. Demonstrate an understanding of how the ideas of an engineer are transferred to a welder working in the field.
4. Demonstrate the understanding of welding symbols interpretation according to American Welding Society.
5. Demonstrate the ability to interpret welding blueprints.

 

Course-level student learning outcomesDiscipline-level learning outcomesAssessment methods
  • Demonstrate employability skills.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of welding symbols.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how the ideas of an engineer are transferred to a welder working in the field.
  • Demonstrate the understanding of welding symbols interpretation according to American Welding Society.
  • Demonstrate the ability to interpret welding blueprints.

Demonstrate mastery of Welding knowledge and skills.

Demonstrate safety skills appropriate for employees in a Welding work setting.

Apply critical thinking/ problem-solving and diagnostic skills proficiency as appropriate for employees in a Welding work setting.

Exhibit inter-personal and ethical skills as appropriate for employees in a Welding work setting.

Exhibit organizational and professional skills appropriate for Welders.

Exhibit employability and/or entrepreneurship skills as appropriate for employees in a Welding work setting.

  

Tests, Quizzes, Final Exams, Skills Performance and Skills Demonstration, Projects, Skills Check

 

 

This course is a cooperative, competency-based learning program with required classroom lecture classes, learning activity guides, videos, handouts, hands-on instruction, DVD, and computer-assisted instruction.  Scheduled program workshops, seminars, special assigned projects, and style show attendance is required for credit.

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