LATI High Performance Engine Machining Program Outline and Syllabi

Program course outline and syllabi.
Primary Material Type:
Lake Area Technical Institute
Project Name:
Transforming Education for Advanced Manufacturing

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Our required business partners are Daktronics, Otter Tail Power Company, CNC Motorsports, and Worthington Industries. They collaborated with our project through Advisory Board participation, curriculum development, providing internship opportunities, and hiring our graduates.
Industry Sector:
Manufacturing -- Miscellaneous Manufacturing -- Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing (3399)
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations (49-0000)

Education / Instructional Information

Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
Quality Rubric:
Date Quality Peer Review Rating Submitted:
Quality Note:
In addition to the evaluation conducted through QM, assessment mentors (Educational Research Committee) meet with each program individually to complete the program assessment. A program dashboard guides the discussion and includes: 1. Students (number enrolled; retention; graduation rate; placement rate) 2. Student Learning (Student Learning Outcomes for the Program and Assessment of the Outcomes; Licensure/Certification report) 3. Capacity and Capability (adequacy of Faculty, Classrooms, Resources, Technology) 4. Relationships (Advisory Boards and Business & Industry Partnerships)
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Consultations during development of instructional materials
  • Participation as an ongoing member of team developing the instructional materials
  • Conducting an evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
  • SME Quality Report is posted in Skills Commons
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Quality Matters
  • Other Rubric


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  • Transcript Provided With Audio Content
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Copyright / Licensing

Primary License:
Creative Commons License
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