Machinist

Program Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of this program, students will demonstrate the skills required in the field of machine and manufacturing technology, such as computer numerical machining (CNC) for various machine tools; demonstrate the skills required in the field of machine and manufacturing technology, such as use of manual machining equipment, metallurgy and heat treating,and technical mathematics.
This program is designed to provide the fundamentals of the machinist trade. This includes basic, advanced and complicated operations of machine tools, and the use of computers in programming numerical control milling machines.

PREREQUISITE COURSES  REQUIRED COURSES FOR CERTIFICATE UNITS
  CAM 210 Computer Aided Manufacturing, Basic Milling 3
CAM 210 or equivalent (may be taken concurrently) CAM 230 Computer Aided Manufacturing, Basic Milling Practice 1
  MACH 101 Machine Technology I 3
MACH 101 or equivalent MACH 102 Machine Technology II 5
MACH 102 or equivalent MACH 103 Machine Technology III 5
MACH 103 or equivalent MACH 104 Machine Technology IV 5
  MTL 150 Principles of Metallurgy & Heat Treating 3
  T ED 140 Fundamentals of Engineering Documentation 3
  T ED 142* Technical Mathematics I 3
  RECOMMENDED ELECTIVE COURSES
CAM 210 or equivalent CAM 211 Intermediate Milling 3
CAM 211 or equivalent (may be taken concurrently) CAM 231 Intermediate Milling Laboratory 1
  ENGR 102 Engineering Print Reading for Industry 2
MACH 107 or equivalent MACH 112 Machine Practice III 1
  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 31
* The units earned for this course may not be applied toward the 60 units for graduation.
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET. SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.

August 2016 GCC Catalog 2016-2017
Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records.