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COURSE NUMBER: DRAF162
COURSE TITLE:Technology in Advanced Manufacturing
DIVISION:Technology
IAI CODE(S):
SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:3
CONTACT HOURS:60
STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS:135
DELIVERY MODE:In-Person, Online

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Introduces manufacturing processes and basic mechanical, electrical, and fluid power principles and practices used in manufacturing environments. Topics include: types of production, production materials, machining and tooling, manufacturing planning, production control, and product distribution will be covered. Students will be expected to understand the product life cycle from conception through distribution. This course also focuses on technologies used in production processes. Basic power systems, energy transfer systems, machine operation and control will be explored. This course will use lecture, lab, online simulation and programming to prepare students for Certified Production Technician Testing through Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC).

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STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • Identify customer needs.
  • Determine resources available for the production process.
  • Set up equipment for the production process.
  • Set team production goals.
  • Make job assignments.
  • Coordinate work flow with team members and other work groups.
  • Communicate production and material requirements and product specifications.
  • Perform and monitor the process to make the product.
  • Document product and process compliance and customer requirements.
  • Prepare final product for shipping and distribution.

TOPICAL OUTLINE:
  1. Contacting the customer
  2. Designing products
  3. Types of production and manufacturing introduction
  4. Mechanical principles
  5. Mechanical linkages
  6. Materials
  7. Material testing, selection, and development
  8. Production processes
  9. Machining processes
  10. Machining tooling
  11. Machine operations
  12. Tool usage
  13. Equipment procedures
  14. Production planning and workflow
  15. Components
  16. Process documentation
  17. Packaging
  18. Distribution

TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
Students will need access to a computer with Internet access

See bookstore website for current book(s) at https://www.dacc.edu/bookstore

EVALUATION:
Evaluation of the student will be through assessment for each topic/unit. A final assessment is given and the student must receive a 70% or higher on the final assessment to pass the course.

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

STUDENT CONDUCT CODE:
Membership in the DACC community brings both rights and responsibility. As a student at DACC, you are expected to exhibit conduct compatible with the educational mission of the College. Academic dishonesty, including but not limited to, cheating and plagiarism, is not tolerated. A DACC student is also required to abide by the acceptable use policies of copyright and peer-to-peer file sharing. It is the student’s responsibility to become familiar with and adhere to the Student Code of Conduct as contained in the DACC Student Handbook. The Student Handbook is available in the Information Office in Vermilion Hall and online at: https://www.dacc.edu/student-handbook

DISABILITY SERVICES:
Any student who feels s/he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Testing & Academic Services Center at 217-443-8708 (TTY 217-443-8701) or stop by Cannon Hall Room 103. Please speak with your instructor privately to discuss your specific accommodation needs in this course.

REVISION:
Fall 2019

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