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Introduction to Manufacturing Processes Course


Introduction to Manufacturing Processes
Introduction to Manufacturing Processes

Learn about manufacturing processes.


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Course Description

Manufacturing industries are a vital component of all modern economies and all of them require employees who are skilled - in and knowledgeable about - manufacturing processes.


This Introduction to Manufacturing Processes will give you a detailed understanding of processes such as casting, forming, cutting and joining. It will review aspects of surface and optical materials engineering as well as examine a number of case studies related to these processes.


The course is ideal for employees in manufacturing industries or business, professionals who want to learn more about this type of work, and anyone who might be seeking a job or career in a manufacturing industry.

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LEARNING OUTCOMES

Learning outcomes:
- Understand the fundamentals of manufacturing and manufacturing processes;
- Understand scales of material structure and product shapes;
- Understand manufacturing processes such as Casting, Forming, Cutting, and Joining;
- Understand aspects of surface engineering and optical materials engineering;

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 57 votes
Course Title: Introduction to Manufacturing Processes
Course #: 436
Course Publisher: OpenLearn
Course Category: 9
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Course Description:

Manufacturing industries are a vital component of all modern economies and all of them require employees who are skilled - in and knowledgeable about - manufacturing processes.


This Introduction to Manufacturing Processes will give you a detailed understanding of processes such as casting, forming, cutting and joining. It will review aspects of surface and optical materials engineering as well as examine a number of case studies related to these processes.


The course is ideal for employees in manufacturing industries or business, professionals who want to learn more about this type of work, and anyone who might be seeking a job or career in a manufacturing industry.

License: This course is available from OpenLearn through the following Creative Commons licence:
Creative Commons License
Release Date: 19 April 2013
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: None
Animation: None
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Vincent Fernandes
    Vincent Fernandes India Course is informative,well designed and presented systematically with examples. It helped me in upgrading my knowledge. 2016-07-26 10:07:07
  • DORIAN WILLIAMS
    DORIAN WILLIAMS United States of America I enjoyed the course 2016-05-12 22:05:49
  • benjamin chilambe
    benjamin chilambe Zambia It is a very nice course but make it a bit more detailed 2016-04-15 21:04:31
  • Gino Villalobos
    Gino Villalobos United States of America Very interesting the course thank you for the opportunity 2016-01-22 23:01:47
  • Nisanga Nuwantha
    Nisanga Nuwantha Sri Lanka It helps me lot with my engineering education. 2015-11-04 07:11:14
  • Kishore Kumar Dasari
    Kishore Kumar Dasari Romania It is very nice and i recall many topics in easy way. 2015-10-29 07:10:22
  • Dane Dickinson
    Dane Dickinson United States of America I believe that this was a fairly comprehensive intro course, but I do believe the section on welding could be improved. The thing that stood out the most to me was that the graphics did not match the welding processes being described. 2015-10-27 00:10:13
  • Richard Welch
    Richard Welch United States of America Very informative and Interesting course. 2015-10-22 18:10:47
  • Yashwant Moganaradjou
    Yashwant Moganaradjou India This course is very useful and informative 2015-09-30 09:09:36
  • Abhilash Nasre
    Abhilash Nasre India The contain was so easy and perfect to describe almost all aspect of manufacturing processes and why, when and how kind of stuff.Learning from here is a very nice experience. Thank you so much for the free learning facilities given online for Learners 2015-09-22 18:09:11
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