MT-163 : Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
Course, prefix, number, & title: MT-163 Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
Hours (Class, recitation, Laboratory, studio): 2 Class hours, 3 Laboratory hours
Pre-requisites (if any): MT 488 and MT 122 or MT 161
Course Description in college catalog:
Evaluation of CAM. Review of important CAD methods and commands. Creation of three-dimensional manufacturing models. Surfacing of models. Applying CAM subroutines to manufacture model from raw stock to finished item.
Academic programs for which this course serves as a requirement or an elective:
General Education Outcomes: Below is a listing of General Education Outcome(s) that this course supports.
Reason quantitatively as required in various fields of interest and in everyday life
Course-specific student learning outcomes:
|Course Objectives||Learning Outcomes|
|Fabricate mechanical components using appropriate tools.||Using a 3D printer, create a prototype of the part of your choice.|
|Apply technical knowledge of manufacturing processes to the fabrication of mechanical parts.||Select a proper machining tool to create a hollow cylinder part.|
Program-specific outcomesCareer Preparation and Advancement – Graduates will demonstrate mastery of the knowledge and skills needed for entry into or advancement in the field of Mechanical Engineering Technology.
Other program outcomes (if applicable).
Integrate knowledge and skills in the program of study
Methods by which student learning will be assessed and evaluated; describe the types of methods to be employed; note whether certain methods are required for all sections:
- Lab exercises
Academic Integrity policy (department or College):
Academic honesty is expected of all students. Any violation of academic integrity is taken extremely seriously. All assignments and projects must be the original work of the student or teammates. Plagiarism will not be tolerated. Any questions regarding academic integrity should be brought to the attention of the instructor. The following is the Queensborough Community College Policy on Academic Integrity: "It is the official policy of the College that all acts or attempted acts that are violations of Academic Integrity be reported to the Office of Student Affairs. At the faculty member's discretion and with the concurrence of the student or students involved, some cases though reported to the Office of Student Affairs may be resolved within the confines of the course and department. The instructor has the authority to adjust the offender's grade as deemed appropriate, including assigning an F to the assignment or exercise or, in more serious cases, an F to the student for the entire course." Read the University's policy on Academic Integrity opens in a new window(PDF).
Any student who feels that he or she may need an accommodation based upon the impact of a disability should contact the office of Services for Students with Disabilities in Science Building, Room S-132, 718-631-6257, to coordinate reasonable accommodations for students with documented disabilities. You can visit the Services for Students with Disabilities website.