• Program: Machine Tool Technology
  • Course: Introduction to Quality Assurance
  • Course #: MACH2600
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course will introduce the student to the basics of metrology. The reading of blueprint specifications and tolerance requirements will be discussed. Students will learn proper measuring techniques using precision hand tools.

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:
Examine metrological concepts
Measure parts using direct measurement hand tools
Measure parts using transfer measurement hand tools
Interpret title block information
Interpret blueprint lines based on the alphabet of lines
Interpret blueprint views
Analyze part shapes
Analyze blueprint dimensions
Analyze blueprint tolerances

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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