Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Courses

MET 100 Graphical Communication 3.0 Credits

Introduces engineering graphics and fundamentals of computer aided design using the interactive software package AutoCAD on a personal computer.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if classification is Freshman.

MET 101 Manufacturing Materials 4.0 Credits

Covers tests used to characterize properties of ceramic, polymeric, and metallic materials and how material properties influence their use and manufacturing. Includes laboratory work on ASTM and industrial testing procedures.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: CHEM 111 [Min Grade: D] and CHEM 113 [Min Grade: D]

MET 201 Introduction to Manufacturing Processes 3.0 Credits

Introduces manufacturing and its managed activities: research and development, production, marketing, industrial relations, and finance. Includes laboratory work in organization, staffing, and operating a model manufacturing enterprise.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman or Pre-Junior or Sophomore
Prerequisites: MATH 110 [Min Grade: D]

MET 202 Computer-Aided Drafting 4.0 Credits

Introduces computer design using an interactive software package on a microcomputer.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman or Pre-Junior or Sophomore

MET 204 Applied Quality Control 3.0 Credits

Covers variables, procedures, and processes of total quality control within the manufacturing industries. Includes instrumentation for material evaluation, attribute inspection and sampling, supervising for organizational quality improvements, and statistical control. Emphasizes directed laboratory experiences.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if classification is Junior or Senior.
Prerequisites: STAT 201 [Min Grade: D]

MET 205 Robotics and Mechatronics 3.0 Credits

Provides a comprehensive technical introduction to robotics and automation in manufacturing. Topics include flow line production, material handling, group technology, and flexible and mechatronics-integrated manufacturing.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if classification is Junior or Senior.
Prerequisites: PHYS 103 [Min Grade: D] and MATH 110 [Min Grade: D]

MET 209 Fluid Power 3.0 Credits

Covers the fundamentals of hydraulic systems with an emphasis on applications of Bernoulli's equation. Topics include component types and designs, hydraulic circuit analysis, and design of hydraulic systems.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: PHYS 103 [Min Grade: D] and PHYS 104 [Min Grade: D]

MET 213 Applied Mechanics 4.0 Credits

Covers elements of statics and strength of materials with specific applications to manufacturing problems. Topics include the design of bolted connections, simple structures, centroids, moments of inertia and beam design.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: PHYS 103 [Min Grade: D] and MET 101 [Min Grade: D] and MATH 122 [Min Grade: D]

MET 301 Advanced Design Graphics 3.0 Credits

Covers the theory and practice of industry's parts and assembly drawings with a specialization in tolerance and geometric dimensioning. Discusses industrial procedures and standards.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MET 100 [Min Grade: D]

MET 307 HazMat for Manufacturing 3.0 Credits

Covers the characteristics of hazardous substances and wastes, medical surveillance for plant personnel, toxicology, respirators and protective clothing, environmental direct reading indicators, decontamination procedures, and safe working practices.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if classification is Senior.
Prerequisites: BIO 161 [Min Grade: D] and CHEM 162 [Min Grade: D] and CHEM 164 [Min Grade: D]

MET 308 Maritime Manufacturing 3.0 Credits

Provides an overview of the key engineering standards, laws, and regulations governing the construction of commercial vessels in the United States and methods of complying with these requirements. Focuses on the ship manufacturing process and the installation and testing of ship systems.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if classification is Senior.

MET 310 Advanced Robotics and Mechatronics 3.0 Credits

Covers applied topics related to the integration of computer, robotics, and internet-based automation technologies in modern manufacturing.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MET 205 [Min Grade: D]

MET 316 Computer Numerical Control 3.0 Credits

Discusses theory and application of computer numerical control machines in the manufacturing environment. The laboratory focuses on the programming and operation of CNC machine tools.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MATH 110 [Min Grade: D] and MET 100 [Min Grade: D]

MET 380 Special Topic in Manufacturing 1.0-5.0 Credit

Covers selected topics that meet student interest and faculty capabilities. May be taken more than once if topics vary. Students may enroll in more than one section in a term when different topics are covered in each section.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if classification is Senior.

MET 402 Manufacturing Design with CAD 3.0 Credits

Covers design of tools and fixtures for manufacturing, including general-purpose work holders, modular and dedicated fixtures, jigs, fixturing principles, degree of freedom, locating and clamping components, wire frame and solid modeling, and 3d to 2D conversion. Students design models of fixtures.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MET 301 [Min Grade: D]

MET 403 Three Dimensional Modeling 3.0 Credits

Covers three-dimensional design with emphasis on manufacturing and industrial standards. Includes computer-aided-manufacturing using solid, surface, and wire-frame models.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MET 100 [Min Grade: D]

MET 404 Digital Instrumentation 3.0 Credits

Covers digital technology and its application in manufacturing. Covers variables, procedures, and processes of total quality control.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: EET 201 [Min Grade: D]

MET 407 Manufacturing Processes 3.0 Credits

Covers a systematic understanding of the operations, applications, and planning of manufacturing processes. Discusses quantitative evaluations of processing parameters influencing product quality.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MET 101 [Min Grade: D] and MATH 122 [Min Grade: D]

MET 408 MFG Information Management 3.0 Credits

Covers information management in manufacturing. Topics include cost estimation and control, manufacturing resources planning (MRP), just-in-time (JIT), production and inventory controls, management information systems (MIS), supply chain management (SCM), and other advanced information management technology.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MET 205 [Min Grade: D] and MATH 122 [Min Grade: D]

MET 409 Green Manufacturing 3.0 Credits

Covers life cycle analysis, pollution prevention, recycling, and lean manufacturing, including characteristics of hazardous substances and wastes, medical surveillance for plant personnel, toxicology, respirators and protective, environmental direct reading indicators, decontamination procedures and safe working practices for MFG.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: CHEM 111 [Min Grade: D] and CHEM 113 [Min Grade: D]

MET 411 Advanced Computer Numerical Control 3.0 Credits

This course covers applied topics related to the integration of computer, CNC machines, and internet-based automation technologies in modern manufacturing.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MET 316 [Min Grade: D]

MET 421 [WI] Senior Design Project I 3.0 Credits

This course constitutes the first course of a three-quarter course sequence. It aims to train the students in identifying projects of relevance to the society, in planning and scheduling a solution, and in entrepreneurial activities that may result from the project. The course is also intended to cover an industrial project starting from the proposal writing and conceptual design to final steps. This course is focused on proposal writing. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Restrictions: Can enroll if classification is Senior.

MET 422 Senior Design Project II 3.0 Credits

This course constitutes the second course of a three-quarter course sequence and continues MET 421. It aims to train the students in maintaining the progress of a project on schedule, including resolving any team conflicts. It also trains them how to prepare oral, and submit written progress reports. The students supply summary reports to his/her advisor. This course is focused on following standard design steps from the conceptual to final design.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MET 421 [Min Grade: D]

MET 423 [WI] Senior Design Project III 3.0 Credits

This is the final installment of a 3 course sequence. The course objective is to train students in a project from the initial conceptual design stage to the preliminary and the final design completion, how to conduct design reviews, and how to document and present findings, design concepts, and conclusion in both oral and written formats. Students are also required to build a working prototype of their final design concept and present it during final presentation of the project.

College/Department: College of Engineering
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: MET 422 [Min Grade: D]

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