PMT0104V

Fundamentals of Metallurgy

Course Code: PMT0104V

Credit Hours: 90 clock hours

Effective beginning: 2021-22

 

Course Description:
This course provides principles of metallurgy. Emphasis is placed on metallurgical terms for metal structures common to the science of materials. Understanding the distinctions among metallic properties of strength, hardness, and ductility provides insight for managing desirable material properties. Differences between ferrous and nonferrous metals are covered in simple definitions, diagrams, and charts highlighting standard industry terms and practices related to metal.

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:

demonstrate employability skills

demonstrating 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 ability to perform various tests on steel to determine if the welds are acceptable to industry standards

demonstrate basic principles of metallurgy

 

Course-level student learning outcomesDiscipline-level learning outcomesAssessment methods
  • demonstrate employability skills
  • demonstrating 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 ability to perform various tests on steel to determine if the welds are acceptable to industry standards.
  • demonstrate basic principles of metallurgy. 

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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