ENGR-121: Engineering Design and 3D Printing

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Engin Design & 3D Printing
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
4 (for 15-week classes)
MATH-100-level or higher, or high school algebra, or eligible to take gateway MATH courses at HFC.
Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the basic principles of engineering design, computer aided design (CAD) and additive manufacturing, with a focus on creating new designs to solve engineering problems using 3D printing technologies. Students will use industry standard 3D modeling software to create virtual prototypes of mechanical assemblies and gain hands-on experience with 3D printing through laboratory experiments and group design projects. Other topics include creating orthographic drawings, auxiliaries, sectioning, conventions, and dimensioning.

Office Contact
School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM): 313-845-9632, steminfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-122 and J-115
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2022 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.