Machine Tool

Course Descriptions

MSP 101 Machine Tool I 2-2-3
This is an introductory course in the study of various metalworking machines with emphasis on the lathe and lathe operations. The course also includes an introduction to the milling machine and surface grinder. (FA)

MSP 102 Machine Tool II  2-2-3
MSP 102 is a further study of metalworking machines and their operation with emphasis on the surface grinder and milling machine. The student will have an opportunity to create, select, plan, and construct projects and instructional material. Prerequisite: A grade of “C” or higher in MSP 101 or instructor approval. (SP)

MSP 220 CNC Programming and Operations 2-2-3
This course will teach the student a basic knowledge of G and M coding. The course will cover Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) software. Students will learn proper machining strategy on multiple CNC machines including CNC mill and CNC lathe. In addition, students receive a general overview of CNC lathe and mill set up and part production simulation.