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MANU 3312 - Computer Aided Manufacturing

Mechanical Manufacturing Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

Investigates programming and operating procedures of Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machine tools. Part and machine setup procedures will be examined and proved on BCIT's CNC equipment. Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) techniques for programming will be studied in depth.


MECH 1210 and MECH 2202



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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Set up and operate a Computer Numerical Control machining centre.
  • Prepare programs for Computer Numerical Control machine tools using manual methods.
  • Develop macros for use in CNC programming.
  • Prepare programs for machining centres using Computer Aided Manufacturing software.
  • Prepare multiaxis programs for machining centres using Computer Aided Manufacturing software.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

MANU 3312 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

  1. Mechanical Engineering Technology (Mechanical Manufacturing Option)
    Full-time   Diploma


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