Introduction to MasterCAM

Code: DRWG1645

Course description

This course will introduce students to the MasterCAM application and its relation to manual CNC programming. Students will learn to use the manual programming attributes, read fanuc code in relation to MasterCAM, calculate feeds and speeds for a machine, and use manual g-code and m-code. This course will focus on 2-dimensional geometry creation tool pathing and 3-axis machining using MasterCAM.

Course details

Hours: 36
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Credit transfer

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Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021. Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022.