ENGRMAE 57 Manufacturing Processes in Engineering (2013-2014)

ENGRMAE 57 Manufacturing Processes in Engineering

(Not required for any major.)
Catalog Data:

ENGRMAE 57 Manufacturing Processes in Engineering (Credit Units: 2) With laboratory. Machines and processes of mechanical manufacturing. Safety and professional procedures emphasized. Use of measuring instruments, hand tools, lathe, mill, drill press, bandsaw, grinder, welding equipment. Pass/Not Pass only. School of Engineering majors have first consideration for enrollment. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
Recommended Textbook:
James E. Bobrow and Theodore R. Ediss
Relationship to Student Outcomes
This course relates to Student Outcomes: EAC c, EAC g.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:

1. Use a lathe and a milling machine to manufacture a clamp (EAC c)

2. To present design to instructor (EAC g)

Prerequisites by Topic

Declared engineering major

Lecture Topics:
  • Measuring techniques
  • Bandsaw, lathes
  • Mills and shapers
  • Grinding
  • Welding
  • Taps and Dies
  • Project
Class Schedule:

Meets for 1 hour of lecture and 3 hours of laboratory each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:


Laboratory Projects:

Manufacture one parallel jaw clamp using a variety of machine tools.

Professional Component

Contributes toward the Engineering Topics courses for both Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.

Design Content Description
Laboratory Portion:
Grading Criteria:

Pass/Not Pass Only

Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 0.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 2.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 2.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

May 15, 2013
Senate Approved:
April 29, 2013
Approved Effective:
2013 Fall Qtr