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GMAW [MIG] FCAW/Plate

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
WLD 121 GMAW [MIG] FCAW/Plate 2 6 0 4
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Fall 2013

This course introduces metal arc welding and flux core arc welding processes. Topics include equipment setup and fillet and groove welds with emphasis on application of GMAW and FCAW electrodes on carbon steel plate. Upon completion, students should be able to perform fillet welds on carbon steel with prescribed electrodes in the flat, horizontal, and overhead positions.

Competencies
·Student Learning Outcomes
·1.Demonstrate the use of GMAW electrode classification in compliance with AWS code for the selection of electrodes.
·2.Demonstrate the use of FCAW electrode classification in compliance with AWS code for the selection of electrodes.
·3. Perform a Fillet weld in accordance with AWS code.
·4.Perform a groove weld in accordance with AWS code.
·5.Demonstrate safe and proper GMAW equipment setup, operation, and shut-down practices in accordance to manufacturer's recommendations.

2014FA - New Course Version (S23305)

Legend

  • : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
  • : Local Requirement
  • : Instructional Service Agreement
  • : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
  • : Global Distinction
  • : Requisite(s)

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