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2022-2023 College Catalog 
2022-2023 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ART 126 - Metal Fabrication

1 Credits, 1.5 Contact Hours
0.5 lecture periods 1 lab period

Introduction to metal fabrication. Includes metal fabrication techniques and safety procedures, and development of an individualized project.

Information: May be taken two times of a maximum of two credit hours. If this course is repeated see a financial aid or Veteran’s Affairs advisor to determine funding eligibility as appropriate.

Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Demonstrate the use of metal fabrication techniques including proper health and safety processes.
  2. Create an individualized project using metal fabrication techniques.

I. Metal Fabrication Techniques and Safety Procedures

  1. Oxy-fuel, stick, MIG, and TIG Welding
  2. Oxy-fuel, plasma, shear, and saw cutting
  3. Brake bender, iron bender, hammer, and English wheel forming
  4. Heat forging

II. Individualized Project Possibilities

  1. Non-representational form
  2. Abstraction
  3. Kinetic
  4. Functional object