Print Reading for Welders

Credts: 2

Prerequisites: Placement determined by minimum entry assessment scores in reading

Co-Requisite: None

This course will give students an understanding of basic mechanical drawing principles. Topics include the alphabet of lines, arrangement of views, orthographic projections, scaling, dimensioning, tolerancing, and symbols. Students will read and interpret mechanical drawings to develop the skills necessary to fabricate individual component parts. Written tests and Fundamental tests will be administered in accordance with the American Welding Society (AWS) and the appropriate correlating code books.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): None