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MET 1151 Guitar Manufacturing using Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM) Concepts

This course looks at the design elements, manufacturing and assembly of solid-body electric guitars. Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) concepts that relate directly to guitars are used to help students make an applied learning connection. Two classroom, two lab hours per week.

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Mechanical Engineering Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Solve math problems on fretboard layout.
  • Develop a headstock on a CAD system and have it manufactured to the design specifications.
  • Apply design and assembly skills to achieve a playable instrument.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 2