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BC3 Academic Catalog: 2008-2009 
BC3 Academic Catalog: 2008-2009 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Aided Machining Technology, A.A.S.

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This program provides state-of-the-art skills and techniques in computer-aided manufacturing and computer numerical control to enable students to practice as CAM/CNC technicians. Fundamental principles of mathematics, science, computer-aided manufacturing, computer numerical control  programming, problem solving, and communications are acquired. Computeraided drafting is an integral part of this program. Employment opportunities for the graduate include CNC Machinist, CNC Programmer, Application Programmer, CNC Machinist Operator/Programmer, CNC Programmer/Planner, and CNC Service Representative.

Minimum - 62 credits


* Course has a prerequisite or corequisite.

a Calculus I and II (MATH 221, MATH 222), College Algebra (MATH 101) and Trigonometry and Functions (MATH 102), or Elementary Functions (MATH 108) and Calculus I (MATH 221) may be substituted for Technical Mathematics I and II (MATH 117, MATH 118).

b Engineering Physics I (PHYS 221) may be substituted for Physics I (PHYS 101).

3-D Geometric Modeling (DRFT 108), Computer (COMP 210), or Manufacturing elective (MECH 211, MECH 131).

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