DMT 80
Introduction to Machining and CNC Processes

Course Description

Manufacturing lab safety. Precision measuring tools and practices. Basic manual machine operations: pedestal grinders, drill presses, saws, lathes and milling machines. Threads: types, applications and use of taps and dies. Computer Numerical Control (CNC) mills: axis moves, cutters, tooling, basic setup and controller function. Cutter speed and feed calculations.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
37641 DMT 80 55 MTWR··· 08:00 AM-09:20 AM Andrew Stoddard E24
MTWR··· 09:30 AM-12:30 PM

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2024-02-19 to 2024-03-29.
DMT-080.-55: Accelerated class meets four days a week for six weeks beginning February 19th. This is the first of four classes available in the accelerated day program. See or call 408 864-8283 for more info.

Course Details

5 Units
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 3
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 6
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisite and Advisory

  • ESL D261. and ESL D265., or ESL D461. and ESL D465., or eligibility for EWRT D001A or EWRT D01AH or ESL D005.
  • Pre-algebra or equivalent (or higher), or appropriate placement beyond pre-algebra
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