May 16, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
    
Course/Program Inventory

AME 3051 - Injection Molding Theory & Lab I Routsis



Clock Hours: 144

Delivery Mode
on-ground

Course Description:

Students will be introduced to injection molding machine components, set up, and process theory.



Student Learning Outcomes:
Course Competencies:

  • The student will briefly describe the history of the plastics industry
  • The student will describe the main components of the injection molding machine
  • The student will describe the molding process and assess general costs
  • The student will understand factors that optimize the molding cycle
  • The student will understand the role of the operator in the molding cycle
  • The student will identify and select materials for injection molding
  • The student will understand the basic purposes for parts of the mold
  • The student will be familiar with auxiliary equipment and its’ function
  • The student will recognize secondary operations and equipment used
  • The student will recognize and understand some molding terminology