2018-2019 Catalog 
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

WLDG 1437 - Introduction to Welding Metallurgy

4 Credits (3 hrs. lec., 3 hrs. lab.) A study of metals from the ore to the finished product. Emphasis on metal alloys, heat treating, hard surfacing, welding techniques, forging, foundry processes, and mechanical properties of metal including hardness, machinability, and ductility. Prerequisite: None
Course Outcomes
1 - Describe technical terms used in metallurgy and classification of metals.
2 - Identify metals and how they are processed and used in industry.
3 - Describe mechanical and physical properties, surface treatments, and heat treatment of metals.