Course Content and Outcome Guide for MCH 262
- Course Number:
- MCH 262
- Course Title:
- CNC Conversational Controls
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Course DescriptionCovers basics of CNC Conversational Controls. Introduces the student to CNC conversational controls and the flow of CNC conversational programming. Prerequisite: MCH 260, 261. Audit available.
Addendum to Course DescriptionCNC Conversational Controls - In this module the student is introduced to the Concepts associated with CNC Conversational Controls such as: Definition; Types; Applications; Automatic Cutting Conditions; Limitations; Program Storage; Fine Tuning; and Tooling Organization.
MCH 268 & 278
Intended Outcomes for the course
The student will demonstrate understanding of CNC conversational controls to produce machined parts within required tolerances.
This course is based on performance outcomes. The following performance outcomes are based upon established industry standards. The student will demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the following activities:
- Concepts associated with CNC Conversational Controls such as: Definition; Types; Applications; Automatic Cutting Conditions; Limitations; Program Storage; Fine Tuning; and Tooling Organization.
- Flow of conversational programming such as: Definitions for Workpiece and Tool Geometry; Material Definitions; Cutting Conditions; Sequence of Operations; Tool Path Display; Animation and Verification of Programs.
Course Activities and Design
MCH 262 CNC Conversational Controls will be presented by means of audio-visual presentations, demonstrations, lab experiences, and research activities. The course activities and design emphasize the development of skills and knowledge competencies prescribed by business and industry performance standards. The identified competencies will be achieved by means of individual and team activities.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
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