Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

MFG-317 Automated Production Methods (5)

Covers computer-assisted programming and introduces students to automation as it applies to machining operations. Automatic machine feeding, automatic cycle repetition, robots and other equipment-oriented concepts are studied. System concepts such as mass production, batch processing and just-in-time processing are covered from a theoretical view. Credits: 5, Hours: (1/8/0/0), Prereq: MFG-313; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B