CIMWD-123: Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (Aluminum)

School
Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development
Department
Ctr for Innov Manuf Educ-DNU
Academic Level
Undergraduate
Course Subject
Welding
Course Number
123
Course Title
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (Aluminum)
Credit Hours
1.00
Instructor Contact Hours Per Semester
31.00 (for 15-week classes)
Student Contact Hours Per Semester
31.00 (for 15-week classes)
Grading Method
A-E
Pre-requisites
CIMWD-122 or Instructor Permission
Catalog Course Description

Covers theory and operation of gas tungsten arc welding. Emphasizes safety protocols, flat welding position, horizontal welding position, and vertical welding position using aluminum.

Goals, Topics, and Objectives

Core Course Topics
  1. Flat welding on aluminum
  2. Horizontal welding on aluminum
  3. Vertical welding on aluminum
Core Course Learning Objectives (Separated)
  1. Demonstrate the proper welding technique in flat position with aluminum.
  2. Demonstrate the proper welding technique in horizontal position with aluminum.
  3. Demonstrate the proper welding technique in vertical position with aluminum.
  4. Perform welds using proper preparation and welding technique for a given weldment.

Assessment and Requirements

Assessment of Academic Achievement

Assessment of academic achievement may include (but is not limited to) exams, quizzes, homework, and laboratory assignments.

Texts

Texts, handouts, and/or workbooks will be determined by the Welding Technology department faculty.

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Other
Other Details

Test and weldment competency.

Approval Dates

Effective Term
Fall 2020
ILT Approval Date
10/18/2019
AALC Approval Date
12/11/2019
Curriculum Committee Approval Date
02/03/2020