MANT 131 Lathe Theory*

This is an introductory theory course in manual Lathe machining. This course develops intellectual knowledge through classroom instruction. Topics include safety practices, Lathe operation, set up, tooling, feeds and speeds, cutting, drilling, tapping, filing, knurling, threading, measuring and use of other associated machine shop tools.

Credits

2 Credits

Corequisite

MANT 131L

MANT 131Lathe Theory*

Please note: This is not a course syllabus. A course syllabus is unique to a particular section of a course by instructor. This curriculum guide provides general information about a course.

I. General Information

Department

Trade & Industry

II. Course Specification

Course Type

Program Requirement

Credit Hours Narrative

2 Credits

Semester Contact Hours Lecture

30

Corequisite Narrative

MANT 131L

Grading Method

Letter grade

Repeatable

N

III. Catalog Course Description

This is an introductory theory course in manual Lathe machining. This course develops intellectual knowledge through classroom instruction. Topics include safety practices, Lathe operation, set up, tooling, feeds and speeds, cutting, drilling, tapping, filing, knurling, threading, measuring and use of other associated machine shop tools.

IV. Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

Operate a manual lathe Operate a horizontal band saw Operate an offhand grinder

V. Topical Outline (Course Content)

VI. Delivery Methodologies

Required Text

Precision Machining Technology Shop Reference for Students and Apprentices