Course Descriptions & Student Learning Outcomes

SMP 22 - Fabrication Processes (Architectural)

  • Prerequisite: ENG 19 and/or ENG 21, OR ESL 13 & 14, OR Placement in ENG 22/60 or ESL 23; MATH 9, OR Placement in MATH 24/50/53
  • Co-requisite: SMP 20 & 21 & 23

SMP majors only. Emphasis on variously shaped gutters, gutter miters, hangers, flashing of all types, downspout, expansion joints and other similar work. Standard installation practices.

2 hrs. lect.; 6 hrs. lab. per week

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of SMP 22, the student will be able to:

  • Produce orthographic drawings for items requiring fabrication
  • Identify the base rules for order of operation in fabrication
  • Layout, cut, notch, and bend in proper order, fittings and components used in sheet metal and plastic
  • Identify the different gauges of sheet metal, forming methods, and connection processes after layout
  • Identification and installation of common fasteners used in sheet metal work
  • Properly mix and apply acids used in soldering
  • Produce soldered joints on galvanized iron

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