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# ATTR 1000 - Trade Related Preparation

Credit Hours: 3.00

Prerequisites: ATAM 1150 and ATDD 1900

Preparation for a career in the trades is assessed through an overview of industrial processes. A review of math, blueprint reading, and measuring tools relative to shop application are major components of this course. Students receive diagnostic evaluation through testing in these major areas.

Location: Online only

Contact Hours: 3
Billable Contact Hours: 3
OUTCOMES AND OBJECTIVES
Outcome 1: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to solve mechanical problems using mathematics in an industrial environment.

Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

1. Use addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division to solve mechanical problems.
2. Use fractions and decimals to solve mechanical problems.
3. Use ratios, proportions, and percentages to solve mechanical problems.
4. Use signed numbers to solve mechanical problems.

Outcome 2: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to interpret blueprints in an industrial environment.

Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

1. Describe the basic structure of a blueprint.
2. Describe the spatial views found on a blueprint.
3. Interpret the types of section views and auxiliary views found on a blueprint.
4. Interpret the types of lines found on a blueprint.
5. Interpret the types of dimensions, symbols, tolerances and common shop terminology used on a blueprint.

Outcome 3: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to use measuring tools in an industrial environment.

Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

1. Describe basic and precision measurement.
2. Use scales, micrometers, and calipers to layout and measure elements found in a machine shop environment.

Outcome 4: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able care for measuring tools in an industrial environment.

Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

1. Describe best practices for calibrating measuring tools.
2. Describe the proper care of measuring tools.
3. Apply the proper care of measuring tools.

COMMON DEGREE OUTCOMES
(Bulleted outcomes apply to the course)

 1. The graduate can integrate the knowledge and technological skills necessary to be a successful learner. 2. The graduate can demonstrate how to think competently. 3. The graduate can demonstrate how to employ mathematical knowledge. 4. The graduate can demonstrate how to communicate competently. The graduate is sensitive to issues relating to a diverse, global society.

COURSE CONTENT OUTLINE
Session and Topic:

1. Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division
2. Fractions and decimals
3. Ratios, proportions, and percentages
4. Signed numbers
5. Basic structure of a blueprint
6. Spatial views
7. Section views and auxiliary views
8. Types of lines
9. Dimensions, symbols, tolerances and common shop terminology
10. Basic and precision measurement.
11. Scales, micrometers, and calipers
12. Calibrating measuring tools
13. Proper care of measuring tools

Primary Faculty
Gordon, Victoria
Secondary Faculty

Associate Dean
Pawlowski, Timothy
Dean
Hutchison, Donald

Official Course Syllabus - Macomb Community College, 14500 E 12 Mile Road, Warren, MI 48088