MWSC Print Reading/Basic Math

Course Description:

This course provides the student with a basic understanding of math and blueprint reading. It presents background information on prints, how multi-view drawings are created, the principles of projection and instruction in developing the skill of visualization.  It explains the interpretation of the dimensional requirements shown on print, the interpretation of detailed drawings that include, single part, tabulated detail, stamped product, and tabulated stamped product drawings. It deals with sectional views of drawings to include full, offset, aligned, removed sections, and includes auxiliary views and assembly drawings.

Course Objectives:

The Basic Math portion of class will prepare the student for the next levels of math such as Algebra, Geometry, and Trigonometry.  The Blueprint Reading portion of class will prepare the student to be able to read and understand engineering drawings and be prepared for GD & T class.

Course Outline:

  • Blue print reading explanation/ fundamentals
  • Math preparation for shop math 2- 4 courses

Required book to be ordered : 
Mathematics for Machine Technology, 6th Edition

2017/2018 Session Details:
48 hours
Tuesdays and Thursdays 6-9 pm

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717-843-3891 or 

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(717) 843-3891