Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Course Number:
MCH 157
Course Title:
Project Machine Technology I
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Course Description

Designed to allow students the opportunity to customize or select various individual modules from within the Machine Manufacturing Technology program offerings. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

This course is based on performance outcomes. The performance outcomes are based upon established industry standards. The student will demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the outcomes established in the individual modules selected for this course.  

Outcome Assessment Strategies

POLICY - Student performance measurements are based on established industry standards. The various areas of study during the course will be evaluated by a variety of activities. Typical of those activities are the following;  

1. LAB ACTIVITIES - Participation in structured laboratory exercises with the emphasis on developing skills or increasing expertise in the areas of study identified in the module packets.

2. FINAL ASSESSMENT - An assessment in the form of a practical application that addresses the subject areas identified in the module packets.  


Machinery's Handbook

Blueprint Reading for the Machine Trades by Pouler

Technology of Machine Tools by Krar, Oswald, and St.Amand

Machine Tool Practices, by Kibbe, Neely, Meyer, and White