MAC 120 - Introduction to Milling Machine

Hybrid/blended course that teaches students to identify the major parts of the vertical mill, align a vise, use an indicator, edge finder, and boring head, determine speeds and feeds perform simple indexing, mill flat, square surfaces and slots, drill, bore, and tap holes, and work within a plus or minus .002 inch tolerance.
Date:
2015-03-24
Primary Material Type:
Hybrid/Blended Course
Institution:
Pikes Peak Community College
Project Name:
Colorado Helps Advanced Manufacting Program (CHAMP)
TAACCCT Round:
3
Subjects:
MAC120, Milling Machine, Milling, Pike Peak Community College, PPCC, construction, manufacturing, hybrid, blended, CHAMP, Colorado, Advanced Manufacturing, CCCS, Colorado Community College System, TAACCCT, CHAMP, Competency-based Training, Industry-recognized Credentials

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
CHAMP Advisory industry members reviewed course competencies and curriculum
Industry Sector:
Manufacturing -- Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing -- Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing (3327)
Occupation:
Production Occupations -- Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic (51-4035)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Technology Education/Industrial Arts (21)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
  • Stacked/Latticed Credential Model
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Consultations during development of instructional materials
  • Participation as an ongoing member of team developing the instructional materials
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Expertise of Project's Instructional Designers

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Copyright / Licensing

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Creative Commons License
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