MET 100 - Mechanical Principles
Familiarizes the student with basic mechanical concepts. The lecture presents the principles which are applied and practiced in the laboratory. Laboratory experiences include blueprint reading sketching, visualization and hand tool skills. The sketching assignments directly relate to the hand tools laboratory projects. The hand tools projects include mechanical fabrication and dissection of some common machines. One and one-half class hours, three laboratory hours.
Course Learning Outcomes
1. To be able to make graphic representations.
2. To sketch isometric and oblique drawings given on orthographic and vice versa.
3. To acquire the knowledge required for blueprint reading.
4. To acquire a working knowledge of basic hand tools and mechanical concepts.
Course Offered Fall and Spring