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OPT 1113 Coordinate Measurement

Course will prepare students to use and program coordinate measurement machines, apply Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) principles, use advanced operating techniques for a servo driven coordinate measuring device. Two classroom, two lab hours per week.

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Industrial & Systems Engineering Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: OPT 1100 


  • escribe and demonstrate the basic theories of metrology and machining to the use of computerized measuring machines.
  • Construct a part in 3-dimensional space and define rectangular and polar coordinates.
  • Create a direct computer controlled measurement program for a computer controlled coordinate measuring machine that will measure the dimensional characteristics of a sample part.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 2