Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5440
First Term: 2016 Fall   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 27-30
CIP Code: 48.0510
Occupational Area: Manufacturing

Instructional Council: Applied Technology (57)
GPA: 2.00
SOC Code: 51-4012.00


Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Production Technology: CNC Technology program is designed for students to obtain the skills required to be considered as a Computer Numerical Control (CNC) technician in a manufacturing environment. Students develop skills with a specialization emphasis in Computer Numerical Control (CNC), Computer Aided Design/Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAD/CAM) Programming Technician.

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Suggested Course Plan Sequenced by Semester



Required Courses
MET109 Machine Trades Print Reading (3) OR
Satisfactory completion of departmental credit by examination (3) 3

+ MET112 Inspection Techniques 3
+ MET113 Applied Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance 3
+ GTC/MET206 CNC Programming 3
+ MET207 CNC Mill: Operator Training I 3
+ MET208 CNC Lathe: Operator Training I 3
+ MET215 Advanced CNC Operation 3
+ MET231 Manufacturing Processes and Materials 3

+ MET220 Fundamentals of Coordinate Measuring Machines (CMM) (3) AND/OR
+ MET236AD CAD/CAM Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Programming: MasterCam (3) 3-6
Credits: 27-30

Program Competencies
1. Use specific inspection tools and equipment for manufacturing. (MET112, MET207, MET208, MET231)
2. Solve shop related problems using algebra, geometry and trigonometry. (MET112, MET113, GTC/MET206, MET207, MET208, MET215, MET220, MET231)
3. Interpret and apply dimensioning and tolerancing to technical drawings used in the manufacturing setting. (MET109, MET112, MET113, MET220)
4. Set up and operate a computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) system to generate CNC G-code. (GTC/MET206, MET236AD)
5. Explain specific theories of the processes of computer numerical control (CNC) machines. (GTC/MET206, MET207, MET208)
6. Program and set up computer numerical control (CNC) machines. (GTC/MET206, MET207, MET208, MET215)
7. Demonstrate safe work habits. (MET207, MET208, MET215, MET231)
8. Explain metal removal process emphasizing manual milling, drilling, and lathe. (MET231)
9. Practice fundamentals of work holding and tooling applications. (MET231)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: February 23, 2016

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.





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