Welding

Associate of Applied Science, Welding Technology – WE2

FIRST SEMESTER
WLDG 1428 Introduction to Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) — 4 SCH
WLDG 1313 Introduction to Blueprint Reading for Welders — 3 SCH
TECM 1341 Technical Algebra — 3 SCH
ENGL Communication — 3 SCH
WLDG 1323 Welding Safety, Tools & Equipment — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 16 SCH

SECOND SEMESTER
WLDG 2443 Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) — 4 SCH
WLDG 1337 Introduction to Welding Metallurgy — 3 SCH
TECM 1349 Technical Math Applications — 3 SCH
WLDG 1291 Special Topics in Welder/Welding Technologist: Introduction to Gas Metal Arc — 2 SCH
LP Sciences/Mathematics — 3/4 SCH
TOTAL: 15/16 SCH

THIRD SEMESTER
WLDG 1435 Introduction to Pipe Welding — 4 SCH
WLDG 1434 Introduction to Gas Tungsten Arc (GTAW) Welding — 4 SCH
WLDG 1327 Welding Codes — 3 SCH
Creative Arts/LPC — 3 SCH
WLDG 1312 Introduction to Flux Cored ARC Welding (FCAW) — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 17 SCH

FOURTH SEMESTER
WLDG 2453 Advanced Pipe Welding — 4 SCH
• WLDG 2451 Advanced Gas Tungsten Arc (GTAW) Welding — 4 SCH
SPCH Oral Communication — 3 SCH
SBS/HIST/GOVT PS — 3 SCH

Elective — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 17 SCH

Total Semester Credit Hours for Degree: 65/66

NOTE: To be eligible for a program related internship a student must have completed 25 credit hours of program specific courses and have a 2.5 GPA and/or by approval of Division Chair.


Certificate of Completion, Welding Technology – WE1

FIRST SEMESTER
WLDG 1313 Introduction to Blueprint Reading for Welders — 3 SCH
WLDG 1428 Introduction to Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) — 4 SCH
WLDG 1323 Welding Safety, Tools & Equipment — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 10 SCH

SECOND SEMESTER
WLDG 1337 Introduction to Welding Metallurgy — 3 SCH
WLDG 2443 Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) — 4 SCH
WLDG 1291 Special Topics in Welder/Welding Technologist:Introduction to Gas Arc — 2 SCH
TOTAL: 9 SCH

THIRD SEMESTER
WLDG 1435 Introduction to Pipe Welding — 4 SCH
WLDG 1434 Introduction to Gas Tungsten Arc (GTAW) Welding — 4 SCH
WLDG 1327 Welding Codes — 3 SCH
WLDG 1312 Introduction to Flux Cored ARC Welding (FCAW) — 3 SCH
TOTAL: 14 SCH

FOURTH SEMESTER
WLDG 2453 Advanced Pipe Welding — 4 SCH
• WLDG 2451 Advanced Gas Tungsten Arc (GTAW) Welding — 4 SCH
TOTAL: 8 SCH

Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate: 41


Certificate of Completion, Welding Inspection Technology – WI1

FIRST SEMESTER
WLDG 1313 Introduction to Blueprint Reading for Welders — 3 SCH
WLDG 1337 Introduction to Welding Metallurgy — 3 SCH
NDTE 1401 Film Interpretation of Weldments — 4 SCH
NDTE 1410 Liquid Penetrant/Magnetic Particle Testing — 4v
TOTAL: 14 SCH

SECOND SEMESTER
• NDTE 2411 Preparation for Certified Welding Inspector Exam — 4 SCH
WLDG 1327 Welding Codes — 3 SCH
NDTE 1405 Introduction to Ultrasonics — 4 SCH
TOTAL: 11 SCH

Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate: 25

Notes:
• Students should plan to take indicated capstone course in their last semester and should speak with their advisor prior to registering for the final semester.
Core curriculum courses are shown in bold type. If a particular course is not specified, refer to Core Curriculum Options.

LP Science = Life and Physical Science
LPC = Language, Philosophy and Culture
GOVT PS = Government/Political Science
SBS = Social/Behavioral Science