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Welding Technology

CODE WELDING

Associate of Applied Science Degree

ACCTech

This option is for the student desiring a production-based degree, and offers a synthesis of manipulative skills and technical knowledge. Its versatility allows the graduate to pursue a career as a code welder, or to work in supervision by utilizing the technical competencies acquired from academic course work.

  Semester I Credit Hours
    WLDG 1428 Introduction to Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) 4
    WLDG 1430 Introduction to Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) and Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW) 4
    WLDG 1434 Introduction to Gas Tungsten Arc (GTAW) Welding 4
    Mathematics1/2 3
  ___
  15
  Semester II
    WLDG 1413 Introduction to Blueprint Reading for Welders 4
  WLDG 1457 Intermediate Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) 4
    HIST 1301 United States History I 3
  ___
  15
  Semester III
  ENGL 1301 English Composition I 3
  WLDG 1435 Introduction to Pipe Welding -- API 1104 4
  WLDG 1453 Intermediate Layout and Fabrication (Structural Connections) 4
  ___
  11
  Semester IV
  WLDG 2431 Advanced Blueprint Interpretation and Cost Analysis 4
  WLDG 2450 Orbital Tube Welding OR 4
  WLDG 2451 Advanced Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
  ___
  15
  Semester V
    WLDG 1437 Introduction to Welding Metallurgy 4
  WLDG 2406 Intermediate Pipe Welding -- ASME Section IX 4
  +#  WLDG 2479 Welder Qualification 4
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  15
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  TOTALS 71

  +Prerequisites: See Course Descriptions
  #Capstone course
  1Select from the appropriate section of the General Education Course List.
  2If you plan to attend a 4-year college, you should take College Algebra.
  3Restricted Elective: WLDG, NDTE, or PFPB course that is not already required for this degree with department approval.