CIMMT-100: Intro to Machining Operations

Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development
Adv Manufacturing/Fabrication
Machine Tool
Academic Level
Course Subject
Machine Tool
Course Number
Course Title
Intro to Machining Operations
Credit Hours
Instructor Contact Hours Per Semester
23.50 (for 15-week classes)
Student Contact Hours Per Semester
23.50 (for 15-week classes)
Grading Method
Catalog Course Description

Focuses on the safe application of the most common machining procedures and machines used by multi-skilled industrial maintenance technicians.

Goals, Topics, and Objectives

Core Course Topics
  1. Introduction to Machine Tools
  2. Safety
  3. Metal-Cutting Technology
Core Course Learning Objectives (Separated)

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of standard machine tools.
  2. Demonstrate knowledge of metal cutting safety.*
  3. Describe metal cutting.
General Information

List of experiments/activities:

  • Introduction to Machine Tools
  • Safety
  • Metal-Cutting Technology

Assessment and Requirements

Assessment of Academic Achievement

• AMTEC Modular Pre and Post exams
• Lab evaluation utilizing a standard evaluation matrix


AMTEC Module 1201 Digital Learning Materials

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Other Details

Successful completion of AMTEC Course Module 1201 Post Assessment (85%) and instructor assessment of lab activities.

Effective Term
Winter 2014