MEC 120: 3D-Printing: Machine, Process and Innovation

In this course, students will look at three aspects to Fusion Deposit Modeling (FDM), one of the most popular forms of 3D printing. First covered is assembly and alignment of a 3D printing machine. Second, students explore programming and process parameters, using open source STL files. Finally, students will learn an entry level CAD software.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6

Class offerings by semester

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021 
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Description Hours
Credits 4
Lecture Hours 45
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 45
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 90

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