CAD/CAM Technology

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AAS Degree

 This program combines training in computer-aided drafting (CAD) and computer-aided manufacturing (CAM). Course work emphasizes machine tool fundamentals, computer numerical control (CNC) and computer-aided manufacturing.

Program Outcomes

Program outcomes include entry-level skills for employment as a CNC/CAD/CAM or manufacturing technician to provide a company with the needed computer-aided manufacturing support. The technician’s training involves the skills to support initial product design through manufacturing, including design principles, print-reading, solid modeling, CNC machine tool operations and related mathematics.

Careers

Career opportunities may include CNC programmer and operator, CAD technician, manufacturing engineering technician and CAD/CAM technician.

Manufacturing Engineering Technology

(OIT transfer courses)

The Manufacturing Technology Department, in partnership with Oregon Institute of Technology (OIT), offers a significant number of transferable classes into OIT’s Manufacturing Engineering Technology degree program. Contact the Manufacturing Department for more informa­tion, 503-594-3318.

For information contact Mike Mattson, mattsonm@clackamas.eduor 503-594-3322.

Curriculum

CAD/CAM Technology Associate of Applied Science Degree: 1st Year

First Term Credits

CDT-102 Sketching and Problem Solving 3

CDT-108A Introduction to SolidWorks 3

MFG-104 Print Reading 2

MTH-050** Technical Mathematics I 3

WR-101** Communication Skills: Occupational Writing 3

Second Term Credits

CDT-223 Inventor Fundamentals  

or CDT-225 Advanced SolidWorks 3

MFG-105 Dimensional Inspection 2

MFG-109 Computer Literacy for Technicians 3

MFG-111 Machine Tool Fundamentals I 6

MTH-080** Technical Mathematics II 3

Third Term Credits

MFG-106 Applied Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing for Manufacturing 3

MFG-112 Machine Tool Fundamentals II 6

MFG-221 Materials Science 3

— — CAD/CAM program elective 3

CAD/CAM Technology Associate of Applied Science Degree: 2nd Year

Fourth Term Credits

MFG-113 Machine Tool Fundamentals III 6

MFG-201 CNC I: Set-up & Operation 4

MFG-204 Computer-Aided Manufacturing I 4

— —** Human Relations requirement 3

Fifth TermCredits

MFG-202 CNC II: Programming & Operation 4

MFG-205 Computer-Aided Manufacturing II 4

MFG-209 Programming and Automation for Manufacturing 3

— — PE/Health requirement 3

Sixth Term Credits

MFG-203 CNC III: Applied Programming & Operation 3

MFG-206 Computer-Aided Manufacturing III 3

MFG-211 Machine Tool Fundamentals IV 6

MFG-280 Manufacturing Technology/CWE 4

Credits required for degree 93

CAD/CAM technology program electives

Any course with a CDT, EET, GIS, MFG, RET, SM or WLD prefix.

Students with specialized job training needs may be eligible to substitute some classes. Consult your instructor or the department chair for more information.

**Substitute college transfer courses for these courses if you plan to continue your education at a higher education institution. It is recommended that you consult with a faculty advisor or a staff member in Student Services for the transfer requirements of the specific advanced program or school.

Focus Area Schedule
Course Title Dates Times Days Cred. Faculty
MFG-104-01 Print Reading 04/01 - 06/15 4:30PM - 6:50PM M 2.00000 Smith, Clayton C
MFG-105-01 Dimensional Inspection 04/01 - 06/15 3:00PM - 5:20PM M 2.00000 Wanner, Paul J
MFG-106-01 Applied Geo Dimen/Tol for Mfg 04/01 - 06/15 3:00PM - 5:50PM W 3.00000 Wanner, Paul J
MFG-107-01 Industrial Safety & First Aid 04/01 - 06/15 4:00PM - 6:50PM W 3.00000 Camburn, Margaret J
MFG-109-01 Computer Literacy for Techs 04/01 - 06/15 1:00PM - 3:50PM F 3.00000 Aristizabal, Adriana M
MFG-110-01 Manufacturing Special Projects 04/01 - 06/15 8:00AM - 12:20PM M 3.00000 Delgatto, Robert W
MFG-110-02 Manufacturing Special Projects 04/01 - 06/15 8:00AM - 12:20PM M W 6.00000 Delgatto, Robert W
MFG-110-03 Manufacturing Special Projects 04/01 - 06/15 7:00PM - 9:50PM Tu 3.00000 Haynes, Fred D
MFG-110-04 Manufacturing Special Projects 04/01 - 06/15 7:00PM - 9:50PM M Tu W Th 6.00000 Stollberg, Eric J
MFG-111-01 Machine Tool Fundamentals I 04/01 - 06/15 8:00AM - 12:20PM M 3.00000 Delgatto, Robert W
MFG-111-02 Machine Tool Fundamentals I 04/01 - 06/15 8:00AM - 12:20PM M Tu 6.00000 Delgatto, Robert W
MFG-111-03 Machine Tool Fundamentals I 04/01 - 06/15 8:00AM - 12:20PM M Tu W Th 9.00000 Delgatto, Robert W
MFG-111-04 Machine Tool Fundamentals I 04/01 - 06/15 7:00PM - 9:50PM M 3.00000 Stollberg, Eric J
MFG-111-05 Machine Tool Fundamentals I 04/01 - 06/15 7:00PM - 9:50PM M Tu W Th 6.00000 Stollberg, Eric J
MFG-111-06 Machine Tool Fundamentals I 04/01 - 06/15 5:30PM - 9:50PM M Tu W Th 9.00000 Stollberg, Eric J
MFG-112-01 Machine Tool Fundamentals II 04/01 - 06/15 8:00AM - 12:20PM Tu 3.00000 Delgatto, Robert W
MFG-112-02 Machine Tool Fundamentals II 04/01 - 06/15 8:00AM - 12:20PM M Tu 6.00000 Delgatto, Robert W
MFG-112-03 Machine Tool Fundamentals II 04/01 - 06/15 8:00AM - 12:20PM M Tu W Th 9.00000 Delgatto, Robert W
MFG-112-04 Machine Tool Fundamentals II 04/01 - 06/15 7:00PM - 9:50PM Tu Th 3.00000 Haynes, Fred D
MFG-112-05 Machine Tool Fundamentals II 04/01 - 06/15 7:00PM - 9:50PM M Tu W Th 6.00000 Haynes, Fred D
MFG-112-06 Machine Tool Fundamentals II 04/01 - 06/15 5:30PM - 9:50PM M Tu W Th 9.00000 Haynes, Fred D
MFG-113-01 Machine Tool Fundamentals III 04/01 - 06/15 8:00AM - 12:20PM W 3.00000 Delgatto, Robert W
MFG-113-02 Machine Tool Fundamentals III 04/01 - 06/15 8:00AM - 12:20PM M W 6.00000 Delgatto, Robert W
MFG-113-03 Machine Tool Fundamentals III 04/01 - 06/15 8:00AM - 12:20PM M Tu W Th 9.00000 Delgatto, Robert W
MFG-113-04 Machine Tool Fundamentals III 04/01 - 06/15 7:00PM - 9:50PM M 3.00000 Stollberg, Eric J
MFG-113-05 Machine Tool Fundamentals III 04/01 - 06/15 7:00PM - 9:50PM M Tu W Th 6.00000 Stollberg, Eric J
MFG-113-06 Machine Tool Fundamentals III 04/01 - 06/15 5:30PM - 9:50PM M Tu W Th 9.00000 Stollberg, Eric J
MFG-130-01 Basic Electricity I 04/01 - 06/15 6:00PM - 8:50PM W 3.00000 Staats, Richard G
MFG-132-01 Basic Electricity III 04/01 - 06/15 5:00PM - 7:50PM F 3.00000 Tuggle, Daniel E
MFG-133-01 Programmable Logic Controllers 04/01 - 06/15 5:00PM - 7:50PM Tu 3.00000 Miller, William D
MFG-201-01 CNC I: Set-Up & Operation 04/01 - 06/15 1:20PM - 4:50PM M W 4.00000 Mattson, Michael W
MFG-203-01 CNC III: App Programming & Op 04/01 - 06/15 8:30AM - 12:05PM M W 3.00000 Tatch, Fred G
MFG-206-01 Computer-Aided MFG III 04/01 - 06/15 8:30AM - 12:05PM Tu Th 3.00000 Rizzo, Christopher M
MFG-211-01 Machine Tool Fundamentals IV 04/01 - 06/15 8:00AM - 10:50AM Tu Th 3.00000 Delgatto, Robert W
MFG-211-02 Machine Tool Fundamentals IV 04/01 - 06/15 8:00AM - 10:50AM M Tu W Th 6.00000 Delgatto, Robert W
MFG-211-03 Machine Tool Fundamentals IV 04/01 - 06/15 7:00PM - 9:50PM Tu Th 3.00000 Haynes, Fred D
MFG-211-04 Machine Tool Fundamentals IV 04/01 - 06/15 7:00PM - 9:50PM M Tu W Th 6.00000 Haynes, Fred D
MFG-221-01 Materials Science 04/01 - 06/15 3:00PM - 5:50PM M 3.00000 Anderson, Craig J
MFG-273-01 Mastercam Lathe/Mill/Multi-Ax 04/01 - 06/15 4:00PM - 7:50PM M W 4.00000 Rizzo, Christopher M
MFG-280-01 Manufacturing Tech/CWE 04/01 - 06/15 - 1.00000 Mattson, Michael W