Welding (WELD)

WELD 011A  Introduction to Shielded Metal Arc Welding   Units: 2

This course covers basic or beginning level SMAW welding. This course includes safe work practices, safety in the welding industry, welding equipment selection, beginning technical drawings used in the welding industry, measuring and cutting, the five basic welds, and thermal cutting processes including OFC and Plasma. Students will demonstrate the ability to weld the five basic welds (Butt, Lap, Outside corner, Tee, and Edge) in the horizontal and flat positions using the SMAW process.
Lecture Hours: 18         Lab Hours: 54          Repeatable: No
Grading: Letter
Prerequisite: None
Advisory: None
Limitation on enrollment: None
Transfer Status: None                 Degree Applicable: AA/AS
COD GE: None                 CSU GE: None                 IGETC: None

WELD 011B  Intermediate Shielded Metal Arc Welding   Units: 2

This course covers intermediate level SMAW welding. This course includes safe work practices, safety in the welding industry, CNC plasma cutting processes, and the four positions of welding: Horizontal, Flat, Vertical, and Overhead. Student will demonstrate the ability to select the proper machine and settings and to perform the five basic welds in the four welding positions.
Lecture Hours: 18         Lab Hours: 54          Repeatable: No
Grading: Letter
Prerequisite: WELD 011A
Advisory: None
Limitation on enrollment: None
Transfer Status: None                 Degree Applicable: AA/AS
COD GE: None                 CSU GE: None                 IGETC: None

WELD 011C  Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding   Units: 2

This capstone course covers the necessary information, preparation, and application to prepare for the AWS Welding Certification in SMAW welding. The completion of the course will include the opportunity to test for AWS SMAW welding certifications in all positions as defined in the SENSE certification.
Lecture Hours: 18         Lab Hours: 54          Repeatable: No
Grading: Letter
Prerequisite: WELD 011B
Advisory: None
Limitation on enrollment: None
Transfer Status: None                 Degree Applicable: AA/AS
COD GE: None                 CSU GE: None                 IGETC: None

WELD 012A  Introduction to Gas Metal Arc Welding   Units: 2

This course covers basic or beginning level GMAW welding. This course includes safe work practices, safety in the welding industry, welding equipment selection, beginning technical drawings used in the welding industry, measuring and cutting, the five basic welds, and thermal cutting processes including OFC and Plasma. Students will demonstrate the ability to weld the five basic welds (Butt, Lap, Outside corner, Tee, and Edge) in the horizontal and flat positions using the GMAW Process.
Lecture Hours: 18         Lab Hours: 54          Repeatable: No
Grading: Letter
Prerequisite: None
Advisory: None
Limitation on enrollment: None
Transfer Status: None                 Degree Applicable: AA/AS
COD GE: None                 CSU GE: None                 IGETC: None

WELD 012B  Intermediate Gas Metal Arc Welding   Units: 2

This course covers intermediate level GMAW welding. This course includes safe work practices, safety in the welding industry, CNC plasma cutting processes, and the four positions of welding: Horizontal, Flat, Vertical, and Overhead. Student will demonstrate the ability to select the proper machine and settings and to perform the five basic welds in the four welding positions.
Lecture Hours: 18         Lab Hours: 54          Repeatable: No
Grading: Letter
Prerequisite: WELD 012A
Advisory: None
Limitation on enrollment: None
Transfer Status: None                 Degree Applicable: AA/AS
COD GE: None                 CSU GE: None                 IGETC: None

WELD 012C  Advanced Gas Metal Arc Welding   Units: 2

This capstone course covers the necessary information, preparation, and application to prepare for the AWS Welding Certification in GMAW welding. The completion of the course will include the opportunity to prepare sample welds and written tests for certification in all positions as defined in the SENSE certification.
Lecture Hours: 18         Lab Hours: 54          Repeatable: No
Grading: Letter
Prerequisite: WELD 012B
Advisory: None
Limitation on enrollment: None
Transfer Status: None                 Degree Applicable: AA/AS
COD GE: None                 CSU GE: None                 IGETC: None

WELD 013A  Introduction To Gas Tungsten Arc Welding   Units: 2

This course covers basic or beginning level GTAW welding. This course includes safe work practices, safety in the welding industry, welding equipment selection, beginning technical drawings used in the welding industry, measuring and cutting, the five basic welds, and thermal cutting processes including OFC and Plasma. Students will demonstrate the ability to weld the five basic welds (Butt, Lap, Outside corner, Tee, and Edge) in the horizontal and flat positions using the GTAW process.
Lecture Hours: 18         Lab Hours: 54          Repeatable: No
Grading: Letter
Prerequisite: None
Advisory: None
Limitation on enrollment: None
Transfer Status: None                 Degree Applicable: AA/AS
COD GE: None                 CSU GE: None                 IGETC: None

WELD 013B  Intermediate Gas Tungsten Arc Welding   Units: 2

This course covers intermediate level GTAW welding. This course includes safe work practices, safety in the welding industry, CNC plasma cutting processes, and the four positions of welding: Horizontal, Flat, Vertical, and Overhead. Student will demonstrate the ability to select the proper machine and settings and to perform the five basic welds in the four welding positions.
Lecture Hours: 18         Lab Hours: 54          Repeatable: No
Grading: Letter
Prerequisite: WELD 013A
Advisory: None
Limitation on enrollment: None
Transfer Status: None                 Degree Applicable: AA/AS
COD GE: None                 CSU GE: None                 IGETC: None

WELD 013C  Advanced Gas Tungsten Arc Welding   Units: 2

This capstone course covers the necessary information, preparation, and application to prepare for the AWS Welding Certification in GTAW welding. The completion of the course will include the opportunity to prepare sample welds and written tests for certification in all positions.
Lecture Hours: 18         Lab Hours: 54          Repeatable: No
Grading: Letter
Prerequisite: WELD 013B
Advisory: None
Limitation on enrollment: None
Transfer Status: None                 Degree Applicable: AA/AS
COD GE: None                 CSU GE: None                 IGETC: None

WELD 313B  Intermediate Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Welding   Units: 0

This course covers intermediate level Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW). This course includes safe work practices, safety in the welding industry, Computer Numerical Control (CNC) and plasma cutting processes, and the four positions of welding (Horizontal, Flat, Vertical, and Overhead). Students will demonstrate the ability to select the proper machine and settings and to perform the five basic welds in the four welding positions. (Noncredit In-class hours: 72)
Noncredit Hours: 72                                        Repeatable: Yes
Grading: Pass/No Pass
Prerequisite: WELD-313A or WELD-013A
Advisory: None
Limitation on enrollment: None
Transfer Status: None                 Degree Applicable: NONC
COD GE: None                 CSU GE: None                 IGETC: None