Jan 27, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

WELD 2460 - Metallurgy and Materials Testing

Credit hours: 4

Course Description:
Metallurgy and Materials Testing teaches students to process and examine metallographic specimens and identify materials, apply hardness testing, and interpret results. The student will understand the effects of heating and cooling rates on metals.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Understand the selection, preparation, and evaluation of hardness test specimens.
  2. Understand the effects of alloying elements on steels and other alloys.
  3. Understand the effects of heat, heat input, and cooling rates on various engineering materials and welded joints.




Competency 3: