• Program: Machine Tool Technology
  • Course: Die/Mold Design
  • Course #: MACH2455
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course will introduce students to the concepts of Tool & Die/Mold design. Projects include researching and designing a basic die and mold. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Complete tool and die text work
Select stamped part idea for die project
Develop die design
Select die set stock and component requirements
Complete die design
Complete moldmaking text work
Select molded part idea for injection mold project
Develop mold design
Select mold set stock and component requirements
Complete mold design

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • Lab: 2
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    CNC Operators Certificate, or equivalent industry experience with instructors approval
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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