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2016-2017 Catalog SVC 
2016-2017 Catalog SVC [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MANF 110 - Introduction to Manufacturing

Overview of the manufacturing sector including a historical look at manufacturing systems and organizations. Introduction to materials processing, industry standards, manufacturing methodologies, and different types of technology used in manufacturing (personal computers, data collection & analysis systems, automated equipment). Also introduces the fundamentals of project development including materials and budgets. Covers concepts of lean manufacturing, quality assurance, Statistical Process Control (SPC), “just in time,” and “green” as applied in industry. Industry speakers, career exploration and industry site visits included. Prerequisite: Call either (360) 416-7975 or (360) 416-7948 if you are receiving a “haven’t met prereq” message. Concurrent enrollment required in CSS 103.