Summer 2013 Class Schedule (ARC)



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WELD 155    Industry Training    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers welding processes, knowledge, and skills specific to employers' needs. Workplace safety and etiquette are included. Metal fabrication skills for specific employment needs and welding certification testing are covered if requested by employers.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 31-Aug 20
MTWTh     07:00AM-09:50AM LEC S.Byrd               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 390     11841 
Textbook
MTWTh     10:20AM-02:35PM LAB S.Byrd               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 332A      
Note: Instructor Consent Required. WELD 155 is a grant funded class. Therefore, it is only open to students who have been approved by SETA.



WELD 300    Introduction to Welding    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to welding processes: shielded metal arc, gas metal arc, flux-cored gas shield and self shield, gas tungsten arc, oxyacetylene cutting and welding on joint designs and positions used in industry. Safety in arc, oxyacetylene welding and cutting is also covered.

Schedule: Other Term, May 28-Jun 17
MTWTh     07:00AM-09:50AM LEC F.Ramos              ARC MAIN Tech Ed 390     11549 
Textbook
MTWTh     10:20AM-02:35PM LAB F.Ramos              ARC MAIN Tech Ed 332A      
Note: Instructor Consent Required. WELD 300 is a grant funded class. Therefore, it is only open to students who have been approved by SETA.



WELD 320    Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Stick Electrode Welding)    3 Units

Prerequisite: WELD 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 102 and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers pre-employment training for welding technicians. Emphasis is on developing manipulative proficiency in the use of Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) in the flat (1F-1G), horizontal (2F-2G), vertical (3F-3G), and overhead (4F-4G) positions on ASTM A36 steel. This course also covers filler metal selection, both specifications and classifications, welding power supplies, and welding safety. Groove test plates on limited and unlimited thickness in accordance with the requirements to AWS D1.1 Structural Welding Code and American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials/AWS D1.5 Bridge Code, are also covered.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 18-Jul 09
MTWTh     07:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.Madri              ARC MAIN Tech Ed 390     11553 
Textbook
MTWTh     10:20AM-02:35PM LAB S.Byrd               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 332A      
Note: Instructor Consent Required. WELD 320 is a grant funded class. Therefore, it is only open to students who have been approved by SETA.



WELD 321    Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Stick Electrode Welding)    3 Units

Prerequisite: WELD 320 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 102, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides training in shielded metal arc welding skills, using low, medium, and high carbon steels. It covers pre-employment training for welding technicians. Topics include open-groove and fillet welds with Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) in the horizontal (2F&2G),vertical (3F&3G),and overhead (4F&4G) positions used in plate welding,while preparing students for pipe welding in positions 1G horizontal rolled, 2G horizontal fixed, 5G vertical fixed, and 6G 45degrees in the fixed position, used by American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME) and American Petroleum Institute (API) and American Welding Society (AWS). It also provides technical instruction on destructive and non destructive testing on filler materials, base metal, and arc welding safety.

Schedule: Other Term, Jul 10-Jul 30
MTWTh     07:00AM-09:50AM LEC S.Byrd               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 390     11556 
Textbook
MTWTh     07:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.Madri              ARC MAIN Tech Ed 390     11556 Textbook
MTWTh     10:20AM-02:35PM LAB S.Byrd               ARC MAIN Tech Ed 332A      
Note: Instructor Consent Required. WELD 321 is a grant funded class. Therefore, it is only open to students who have been approved by SETA.

MTWTh     10:20AM-02:35PM LAB J.Madri              ARC MAIN Tech Ed 332A      
Note: Instructor Consent Required. WELD 321 is a grant funded class. Therefore, it is only open to students who have been approved by SETA.



WELD 322    Advanced Pipe Welding in Shielded Metal Arc    3 Units

Prerequisite: WELD 321 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: The course covers the application of an electric welding process: shielded metal arc is used to join low-pressure piping systems that carry water, residential natural gas, non-corrosive and non-combustible piping systems. High pressure critical piping systems such as steam pipe, pipe lines, boilers, offshore oil-rigs and other critical heavy duty application of piping systems are covered.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 11-Aug 08
TTh       06:00PM-07:50PM LEC E.Ezenwa             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 335     10263 
Textbook
TTh       08:00PM-10:50PM LAB E.Ezenwa             ARC MAIN Tech Ed 332A      


WELD 335    Flux Core Arc Welding    3 Units

Prerequisite: WELD 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides training to develop semi-automatic welding skills on carbon steels. Topics include small and large diameter flux cored electrodes, with and without external shielding gas, in all positions on fillet and groove welds. It also provides a thorough technical understanding of the flux core arc welding process, and arc welding safety.

Schedule: Other Term, Jun 10-Aug 07
MW        06:00PM-07:50PM LEC M.Johnson            ARC MAIN Tech Ed 335     11655 
Textbook
MW        08:00PM-10:50PM LAB M.Johnson            ARC MAIN Tech Ed 332A      


Summer 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: July 8, 2013