Course Outlines

Print Reading I — WELD 1150

  1. Course Description
    • Credits: 3.00
    • Lecture Hours/Week: 3.00
    • Lab Hours/Week: 0.00
    • OJT Hours/Week: 0
    • Prerequisites: None
    • Corequisites: None
    • MnTC Goals: None
    In this course students learn to interpret drawings related to the manufacture of metal products from simple single part drawings to more complex multi-part drawings. Students learn welding symbols, drawing symbols, material specifications, and basic fabrication methods used on blueprint drawings.
  2. Course Effective Dates: 8/27/12 – Present
  3. Outline of Major Content Areas
      As noted on course syllabus
  4. Learning Outcomes
    1. Calculate dimensions with tolerances.
    2. Explain how drawings are used by developers of a product in all steps of the manufacturing process.
    3. Explain the terms used on drawings and blueprints.
    4. Identify different types of engineering drawings.
    5. Identify metal classifications as listed on a bill of material.
    6. Identify notes and specifications and hole types on engineering drawings.
    7. Identify the difference between pictorial and orthographic projections and their use in basic drawing views.
    8. Identify the different types of lines used on engineering drawings.
    9. Interpret additional views that vary from basic drawing views.
    10. Interpret basic weld symbols used on engineering drawings.
    11. Interpret multiple-part drawings.
    12. Interpret thread specifications on engineering drawings.
    13. Learn the International Standards Organization (ISO) system used on drawings to designate weld types needed.
    14. Recognize different types of mathematical dimensions and how they are used on a drawing related to a manufactured part.
  5. Minnesota Transfer Curriculum Goal Area(s) and Competencies
  6. Learner Outcomes Assessment
      As noted on course syllabus
  7. Special Information
      None noted