Course Descriptions

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MM-150

Industrial Mechanics I

Credit(s): 8

This course is an introduction to the principles of safety, hand and power tools, precision measuring, thread systems and fasteners, mechanical drive systems, equipment installation, and alignment. Lecture: 8 hours per week
Corequisites: MM-151L

MM-151L

Industrial Mechanics Lab I

Credit(s): 5

This course applies the skills learned in MM-150, including safety practices, precision measuring, tool usage, mechanical drive systems, equipment installation, and alignment. Students will work on assigned tasks, projects, and performance tests. Lab: 15 hours per week
Corequisites: MM-150

MM-152

Industrial Mechanics II

Credit(s): 7

This course provides instruction in the technical skills required in the safe use of SMAW, GMAW and GTAW welding, industrial electricity, pipe fitting, coupling maintenance and alignment, bearings, packings, seals, and pumps. Lecture: 7 hours per week
Prerequisites: MM-150
Corequisites: MM-152L

MM-152L

Industrial Mechanics Lab II

Credit(s): 5

This course applies the skills learned in MM-150, including safety practices, precision measuring, tool usage, mechanical drive systems, equipment installation, and alignment. Students will work on assigned tasks, projects, and performance tests. Lab: 15 hours per week
Prerequisites: MM-150
Corequisites: MM-152

MM-153

Industrial Mechanics III

Credit(s): 2

This course covers advanced welding, advanced hydraulics, safe rigging practices, preventative maintenance, lubrication, and industrial mechanic skills. Lecture: 2 hours per week
Corequisites: MM-153L

MM-153L

Industrial Mechanics Lab III

Credit(s): 4

This course applies the theory concepts learned in MM-153 including welding concepts, hydraulics, rigging practices, preventative maintenance, assigned tasks, projects, and related performance tests. Lab: 22 hours per week
Corequisites: MM-153

MM-155

Industrial Blueprints

Credit(s): 2

This course provides the necessary skills to understand industrial blueprints. Students will learn to read and understand title blocks, bills of materials, dimensions and notes, welding symbols, orthographic projection, auxiliary views, and section views. Lecture: 2 hours per week
Corequisites: MM-150

MM-156

Industrial Hydraulics

Credit(s): 3

This is a basic course in the fundamentals of fluid power. Students will learn how to effectively troubleshoot industrial hydraulic systems with emphasis on reservoirs, pumps, filters, directional flow and pressure control valves, cylinders, and motors. Lecture: 3 hours per week
Corequisites: MM-152