SRJC Course Outlines

7/13/2024 12:09:06 PMMACH 61B Course Outline as of Fall 2005

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Discipline and Nbr:  MACH 61BTitle:  NON-FERROUS METALLURGY  
Full Title:  Non-Ferrous Metallurgy
Last Reviewed:9/27/2010

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum3.00Lecture Scheduled2.0017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled35.00
Minimum3.00Lab Scheduled2.0017.5 min.Lab Scheduled35.00
 Contact DHR1.00 Contact DHR17.50
 Contact Total5.00 Contact Total87.50
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  70.00Total Student Learning Hours: 157.50 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade Only
Repeatability:  39 - Total 2 Times
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Catalog Description:
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Study of non-ferrous metals including alloying, heat treating, testing and applications in industry.


Recommended Preparation:

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Study of non-ferrous metals including alloying heat treating, testing and applications in industry.
(Grade Only)

Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:CSU;
Repeatability:39 - Total 2 Times


Associate Degree:Effective:Inactive:
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
CSU Transfer:TransferableEffective:Fall 1981Inactive:Spring 2019
UC Transfer:Effective:Inactive:

Certificate/Major Applicable: Certificate Applicable Course


Outcomes and Objectives:
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
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Students will:
A.  Study non-ferrous metals from periodic table.
B.  Identify non-ferrous metals by experimentation.
C.  Learn to heat treat non-ferrous alloys.
D.  Describe applications of design, manufacturing, and fabrication
   applicable to non-ferrous metals.

Topics and Scope
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1.  Introduction and review of ferrous metals.
2.  History and developments of non-ferrous metal materials.
3.  Non-ferrous metals - use and applications.
4.  Testing equipment procedures.
5.  Research and design methods.
6.  Library use and research of data base for non-ferrous alloys.
   Numbering system.
7.  Heat treatmenting mediums and solutions.
8.  Review and final.

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The following assignments will determine student's final grade.
A.  Reading assignments - weekly.
B.  Lab reports - on lab experiments.
C.  Mid-term paper on a specific non-ferrous material.
D.  Individual projects assigned by instructor on metallurgical

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
20 - 25%
Written homework, Lab reports
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
15 - 25%
Homework problems, Field work, Lab reports
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
0 - 0%
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
55 - 60%
Multiple choice, True/false, Matching items, Completion
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
0 - 0%

Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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METALLURGY, by B.J. Moniz, American Technical Publishers, 2nd. Ed., 1994

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