Manufacturing Processes Course Content--OhioLink

This course content can be used to teach a course in Manufacturing Processes. The material convers the following topics: Topic 1: Material Properties and Selection Topic 2: Manufacturing Processes Topic 3: Fabrication Processes Topic 4: Process Parameters and Production Efficiencies Topic 5: Safety Procedures and Methods Topic 6: Measurement Instruments and Precision Measurement There is more content here than is likely to be covered in a single course. The expectation is that faculty will use only the material most aligned to their course. The order of coverage will also vary. Consider using this material in lieu of having students purchase a textbook.
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Open Textbook
Other Material Types:
Collection, Drill and Practice, Presentation, Quiz/Test, Reference Material
North Central State College
Manufacturing, manufacturing processes, manufacturing process parameters and efficiencies, materials in manufacturing, measurement and inspection, precision measurement, safety, fabrication processes, economy, jobs, green manufacturing

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Multiple Ohio Manufacturers
Industry Sector:
Manufacturing -- Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing (332)
Production Occupations (51-0000)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Engineering Technologies/Technicians (15)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Time Required:
Semester long college level course.
English (United States)
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  • 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
  • Using an approved rubric to conduct the evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • None
Course Note:
Manufacturing Processes
Derivative Work from Other's Materials:
See documents. Many open source resources were used.

Copyright / Licensing

Primary License:
Creative Commons License
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