WLDG1330 Shielded Metal Arc Welding III

Students will learn how to produce fillet welds in lap and T-joints, stringer beads, and square-groove welds in butt joints using the shielded metal arc welding process. Multi-pass fillet welds in lap and T-joints will also be covered. Low hydrogen electrodes will be included. Students will have the option to further develop their knowledge and skills to prepare for the Shielded Metal Arc Welding Welder Qualification Test. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

WLDG1320

Course Requirements and 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.

Learning Outcomes

The following outcomes will be addressed in the course:
Produce fillet welds in lap and T-joints in the horizontal and vertical positions
Deposit stringer beads in the flat, horizontal and vertical positions
Produce fillet welds in lap joints in the vertical down position
Produce square-groove welds in butt joints in the flat position and fillet welds in lap and T-joints in the horizontal position
Select low hydrogen electrodes
Produce multi-pass fillet welds in T-joints in the vertical up position
Produce multi-pass fillet welds in T-joints in the overhead position
Produce multi-pass fillet welds in T-joints in the flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions
Produce multi-pass fillet welds in lap joints in the horizontal position

Text and References

A list of textbooks required for this course is available at the bookstore.

Course Scheduling

The scheduled hours of instruction include sixteen hours for each lecture credit, thirty two hours for each lab credit and forty hours for each credit of supervised occupational experience (SOE). Lecture credit may include formal or impromptu lectures, demonstrations or discussions with the entire class or with small groups or individuals. Refer to the Credit Details section of this course outline for the credit breakdown.

Accommodations Statement

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Campus

Brooklyn Park Campus 952-995-1300

Credit Details

lecture:

2

lab:

1