MCHN Courses

  • MCHN 1302 - Print Reading for Machining Trades

    A study of blueprints for machining trades with emphasis on machine drawings.

    Grade Basis: L
    Credit hours: 3.0
    Lecture hours: 2.0
    Lab hours: 2.0

  • MCHN 1320 - Precision Tools and Measurement

    An introduction to the modem science of dimensional metrology. Emphasis on the identification, selection, and application of various types of precision instruments associated with the machining trade. Practice of basic layout and piece part measurements while using standard measuring tools.

    Grade Basis: L
    Credit hours: 3.0
    Lecture hours: 2.0
    Lab hours: 4.0

  • MCHN 1326 - Introduction to Computer Aided manufacturing

    A study of Computer-Aided manufacturing (CAM) software which is used to develop applications in manufacturing. Emphasis on tool geometry, tool selection and the tool library.

    Grade Basis: L
    Credit hours: 3.0
    Lecture hours: 2.0
    Lab hours: 2.0

  • MCHN 1371 - Manufacturing Skills Standards Council Certification

    A course that is focused on the core skills and knowledge needed by the nation's front-line production and material handling workers. Addresses core technical competencies of higher skilled production workers in all sectors of manufacturing (Safety, Quality Practices & Measurement, and Manufacturing Processes & Production)

    Grade Basis: L
    Credit hours: 3.0
    Lecture hours: 2.0
    Lab hours: 2.0

  • MCHN 1408 - Basic Lathe

    An introduction to the common types of lathes. Emphasis on basic parts, nomenclature, lathe operations, safety, machine mathematics, blueprint reading, and theory.

    Grade Basis: L
    Credit hours: 4.0
    Lecture hours: 2.0
    Lab hours: 6.0

  • MCHN 1413 - Basic Milling

    An introduction to the common types of milling machines, part nomenclature, basic machine operations and procedures, safety, machine mathematics, blueprint reading, and theory.

    Grade Basis: L
    Credit hours: 4.0
    Lecture hours: 2.0
    Lab hours: 6.0

  • MCHN 1438 - Basic Machine Shop I

    A course that introduces the student to machining fundamentals. The student will use basic machine tools including the lathe, milling machine, drill press, power saw, and bench grinder. Machine terminology, theory, math, part layout, and bench work using common measuring tools is included. Emphasis is placed on shop safety, housekeeping, and preventative maintenance.

    Grade Basis: L
    Credit hours: 4.0
    Lecture hours: 2.0
    Lab hours: 6.0

  • MCHN 1458 - Intermediate Lathe

    Continuation of Basic Lathe operations

    Grade Basis: L
    Credit hours: 4.0
    Lecture hours: 2.0
    Lab hours: 6.0

  • MCHN 2402 - Intermediate Milling

    A continuation of Basic Milling Operations

    Grade Basis: L
    Credit hours: 4.0
    Lecture hours: 2.0
    Lab hours: 6.0

  • MCHN 2433 - Advanced Lathe

    Identify and use of special lathe cutting tools and support tooling, such as, form tools, carbide inserts, taper attachments, follower and steady rest. Close tolerance machining required.

    Grade Basis: L
    Credit hours: 4.0
    Lecture hours: 2.0
    Lab hours: 6.0

  • MCHN 2437 - Advanced Milling

    Advanced milling machine operations. Identification and/or use of milling cutters and accessories.

    Grade Basis: L
    Credit hours: 4.0
    Lecture hours: 2.0
    Lab hours: 6.0

Last updated: 06/14/2022