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.
Bldg. N, Rm 111B
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)
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 outcomes||Discipline-level learning outcomes||Assessment methods|
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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