Isothermal Community College

Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology

Manufacturing Technology - Machining Track Degree

Academic Development

if applicable

DRE 096
DRE 097
DRE 098
DMA 010
DMA 020
DMA 030
DMA 040
DMA 050
DMA 060
DMA 070
DMA 080

First semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ACA 115 - Success and Study Skills None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
BPR 111 - Blueprinting Reading None 2 3 Fall
MAC 122- CNC Turning None 2 4 Spring
MAC 124 - CNC Milling None 2 4 Spring
MAC 121 - Introduction to CNC None 2 2 Fall
MAC 141 - Machine Applications I None 4 8 Fall
MAC 141A - Machine Applications I Lab None 2 6 Fall


Second semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
MAC 222 - Advanced CNC Turning MAC 122 2 4 Spring
MAC 224 - Advanced CNC Milling MAC 124 2 4 Spring
MAC 142 - Machine Applications II MAC 141 4 8 Spring
MAC 142A - Machine Applications II Lab MAC 141A 2 6 Spring
MAT 110 Math Measurement and Literacy (or) DMA 010-030 or satisfactory placement test scores 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 121 - Algebra/Trigonometry I (or) DMA 010-060 or satisfactory placement test scores 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 171 - Precalculus Algebra DMA 010-080 or satisfactory placement test scores 4 5 Fall, Spring, Summer


Third semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
HYD 110 - Hydraulics/Pneumatics None 3 5 Summer
CIS 110 - Introduction to Computers None 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
ISC 121 - Environmental Health and Safety None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAC 233 - Applications in CNC Machining MAC 142 6 14 Summer


Fourth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ENG 111 - Writing and Inquiry DRE 098 or satisfactory placement test scores 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAC 114 - Introduction to Metrology None 2 4 Fall
Technical Elective Varies 2 3 Fall
ISC 132 - Manufacturing Quality Control None 3 5 Fall
DFT 111 - Technical Drafting I None 2 4 Fall
DFT 111A - Technical Drafting I Lab None 1 3 Fall
Humanities Elective Varies Fall, Spring, Summer


Fifth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ENG 112 - Writing/Research in the Disc (or) ENG 111 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
COM 231 - Public Speaking None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
Technical Elective Varies 3 5 Spring
MEC 161 - Manufacturing Processes I None 3 3 Fall
MEC 180 - Engineering Materials None 3 5 Spring
Social Science Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Program contact

Lee Roach

Mechanical Engineering Instructor
Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology
lroach@isothermal.edu
828-395-1628
Applied Sciences 1G


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