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Fundamental Concepts of Metrology

Fundamental Concepts of Metrology

SUNY Ulster Credential

Tuesday, September 26, 2023 to Thursday, December 7, 2023

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This course teaches students to interpret the symbols and measurements that appear on technical drawings, necessary for machine operators, supervisors, inspectors, and other manufacturing personnel. Hands-on exercises, sketching, and group projects will be included in lessons. Topics covered: line types, basic symbols, basic multi-views, dimensions, tolerances, auxiliary views, assembly drawings, threads and fasteners, ANSI symbols, finishes, and sectional views. This course also covers basic measurement and math concepts required in a manufacturing environment. The application of fractions, decimals, metric and standard units, and algebra will be the initial focus, using industry-specific examples to develop students’ mechanical problem solving skills. Basic geometry and trigonometry for calculating unknown dimensions, angles, areas, weights, and volumes will be covered. The course will incorporate work readiness and teamwork skill training.

Required textbook (not included. Must be purchased by the student): Print Reading for Industry, 11ed., Brown, Goodheart-Wilcox Publisher ISBN: 978-1-64564-672-3

DCB 2342 CRN 90508 T/R 9/26-12/7 12-2pm (non-credit bearing class) Hyflex $500 (lectures available to attend in person or remote)

For More Information:

Barbara Ann Livermore Reer
Barbara Ann Livermore Reer
Director Professional Technology Programs SUNY Ulster

Funding available for pre-apprentices for both the credit-bearing and the non-credit bearing courses.

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Learn more  about the Manufacturing Intermediary Apprentice Program