MANT 256 Advanced CAD/CAM Applications

This course expands on knowledge gained in MANT 156 and includes the integration of SolidWorks. The advanced use of Mastercam will teach students new techniques and skills to create advanced tool pathing and machining of parts. Topics include surfaces, molds, jigs and fixtures, tool management and post processing. Students will use both CNC VMC and CNC Lathes in the manufacture of projects.

Credits

4 Credits

Prerequisite

MANT 105 and MANT 156 or Instructor’s Permission

MANT 256Advanced CAD/CAM Applications

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I. General Information

Department

Trade & Industry

II. Course Specification

Course Type

Program Requirement

Credit Hours Narrative

4 Credits

Semester Contact Hours Lecture

22.5

Semester Contact Hours Lab

22.5

Prerequisite Narrative

MANT 105 and MANT 156 or Instructor’s Permission

Grading Method

Letter grade

Repeatable

N

III. Catalog Course Description

This course expands on knowledge gained in MANT 156 and includes the integration of SolidWorks. The advanced use of Mastercam will teach students new techniques and skills to create advanced tool pathing and machining of parts. Topics include surfaces, molds, jigs and fixtures, tool management and post processing. Students will use both CNC VMC and CNC Lathes in the manufacture of projects.

IV. Student Learning Outcomes

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

Create 3D drawings in Mastercam Create 3D toolpaths in Mastercam Machine parts using created toolpaths

V. Topical Outline (Course Content)

VI. Delivery Methodologies

Required Text

Shop Reference for Students and Apprentices