This is the first course of the numerical control series. Students explore various aspects of automated machining centers used in automated manufacturing. Studies include an introduction to controllers, fundamentals of setup and operation, programming computer numerical control (CNC) controllers, computer-aided design/computer-aided manufacturing (CAD/CAM) software, and simulation software.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; NCT 100 minimum grade "C"
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