In this course, students explore automated manufacturing processes, manufacturing industries and career options. Students learn about the structure of a manufacturing company, rapid prototyping, 3D printing and concurrent engineering. Students learn how to use computer-aided design (CAD) software and apply design and manufacturing processes.
Projects include planning a manufacturing company and designing prototypes and products and manufacturing parts.
1.0 (Core): Introduction
2.0 (Core): Careers in Manufacturing
3.0 (Activity): Seeking a Manufacturing Career
4.0 (Core): The Manufacturing Company
5.0 (Activity): Planning & Staffing a Manufacturing Company
6.0 (Core): Manufacturing Processes
7.0 (Core): Computers in Manufacturing
8.0 (Core): Automation in Manufacturing
9.0 (Project): The Arrow Plane