Welding (WELD)

WELD 30  Metal Sculpture

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 18   Lab: 54

Welding processes used in the metal sculpting industry to create three-dimensional art forms. Covers design, pre-construction analysis, and cost estimates for projects. Includes use of equipment for oxyfuel welding, gas metal arc welding (GMAW), gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), and flux-cored arc welding (FCAW). Includes demonstrations and exercises in welding as it relates to the art industry.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201941708WELD:30R1:00pm - 2:05pmB. Eisley; C. Deines69-6911
R2:15pm - 5:25pmB. Eisley; C. Deines69-6911

WELD 40  Introduction to Welding

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 18   Lab: 54

Fundamentals of welding processes related to the areas of fabrication, construction, machine tool, aerospace and the transportation industries.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201941709WELD:40R8:00am - 9:05amJ. Kuchta69-6911
R9:15am - 12:25pmJ. Kuchta69-6911
Spring 201941710WELD:40F1:20pm - 2:25pmD. Garcia69-6911
F2:35pm - 5:45pmD. Garcia69-6911
Spring 201941711WELD:40T6:00pm - 7:05pmD. Osendorf69-6911
T7:15pm - 10:25pmD. Osendorf69-6911
Spring 201941768WELD:40M1:00pm - 2:05pmD. Garcia69-6912
M2:15pm - 5:25pmD. Garcia69-6912
Spring 201941784WELD:40M8:00am - 9:05amR. Tapia69-6911
M9:15am - 12:25pmR. Tapia69-6911

WELD 50  Oxyacetylene Welding

2 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 18   Lab: 54

Oxyacetylene fusion welding, non-fusion welding and cutting. Develops understanding of and fundamental skills in modern welding practices.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201941712WELD:50W8:00am - 9:05amR. Tapia69-6911
W9:15am - 12:25pmR. Tapia69-6911
Spring 201941769WELD:50M6:00pm - 7:05pmD. Garcia69-6921
M7:15pm - 10:20pmD. Garcia69-6921
Spring 201941793WELD:50F6:00pm - 7:05pmJ. Kuchta69-6911
F7:15pm - 10:25pmJ. Kuchta69-6911

WELD 51  Basic Electric Arc Welding

2 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 18   Lab: 54
Advisory: WELD 50

Electric arc welding, weld symbols, standard electrode and alloy electrode selection, American Welding Society (AWS) procedure for certification.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201941713WELD:51T8:00am - 9:05amD. Londo69-6911
T9:15am - 12:25pmD. Londo69-6911
Spring 201941714WELD:51F6:00pm - 7:05pmB. Mulick69-6911
F7:15pm - 10:25pmB. Mulick69-6911

WELD 53A  Welding Metallurgy

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   

Designed for students seeking a career in welding and welding inspection. Covers structure of matter, chemical, physical, and mechanical properties of metals, principles of alloying, solid state diffusion, plastic deformation, and heat treatment.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201941715WELD:53AW7:00pm - 10:10pmJ. Kuchta69-6921

WELD 60  Print Reading and Computations for Welders

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   

Reading prints and performing computations for welding fabrication operations. Interpreting and visualizing prints, title blocks, welding symbols, specifications, notes, and bills of materials. Computations necessary to calculate materials, costs, sizes, and fractional, decimal and metric conversions.

WELD 70A  Beginning Arc Welding

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 18   Lab: 108

Develops manipulative skills and techniques for Shielded Metal Arc (SMAW) and Flux Cored Arc (FCAW) welding processes in the flat and horizontal positions using AC and DC welding currents on carbon steel.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201941716WELD:70AMW2:15pm - 5:25pmR. Tapia69-6911
M1:00pm - 2:05pmR. Tapia69-6911
Spring 201941717WELD:70ATR7:15pm - 10:20pmJ. Kuchta69-6911
T6:00pm - 7:05pmJ. Kuchta69-6911

WELD 70B  Intermediate Arc Welding

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 18   Lab: 108
Advisory: WELD 70A

Welding high alloy steel with both Shielded Metal Arc (SMAW) and Flux Core Arc (FCAW) welding processes in the vertical and overhead positions with an introduction to Gas Metal Arc (GMAW) and Gas Tungsten (GTAW) welding.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201941718WELD:70BS8:30am - 9:35amB. Mulick69-6911
S9:45am - 4:00pmB. Mulick69-6911
Spring 201941770WELD:70BTR9:15am - 12:20pmD. Garcia69-6911
T8:00am - 9:05amD. Garcia69-6911

WELD 70C  Certification for Welders

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 18   Lab: 108
Advisory: WELD 70A

Building construction for the advanced arc welding student. Special emphasis will be placed on welding symbols and the American Welding Society's (AWS) D1.1 and D1.3.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201941719WELD:70CMW6:15pm - 9:25pmB. Eisley69-6911
M5:00pm - 6:05pmB. Eisley69-6911
Spring 201941720WELD:70CTR2:15pm - 5:25pmD. Garcia69-6911
T1:00pm - 2:05pmD. Garcia69-6911

WELD 80  Construction Fabrication and Welding

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 18   Lab: 108
Advisory: WELD 40 and WELD 51 and WELD 70A

Theory and practical applications of welding used in industry and construction. Designed to adapt and upgrade skills to industry standards and develop fabrication skills to supplement and augment welding skills. Includes project models such as ornamental iron gates and fences and material storage components.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201941721WELD:80S9:45am - 4:10pmR. Tapia69-6910
S8:30am - 9:35amR. Tapia69-6910

WELD 81  Pipe and Tube Welding

3 Units (Not Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 18   Lab: 108
Advisory: WELD 70B or WELD 70C

Welding in all positions as applied to the pipe industry. Welding processes include shielded metal arc welding (SMAW), gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW), gas metal arc welding (GMAW), flux cored arc welding (FCAW) using a variety of materials and configurations on subcritical and critical piping and tubing.

WELD 90A  Gas Tungsten Arc Welding

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 18   Lab: 108
Advisory: WELD 70B

Advanced Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) or tungsten inert gas (TIG) of steel, aluminum, corrosion resisting steel (CRES), and exotic metals. All position welds with many surfaces and transitions.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201941722WELD:90ATR7:15pm - 10:25pmF. Khattar69-6911
T6:00pm - 7:05pmF. Khattar69-6911

WELD 90B  Semiautomatic Arc Welding Process

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 18   Lab: 108
Advisory: WELD 70B

Semiautomatic Welding Processes including Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW), Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW), Submerged Arc Welding (SAW) with solid and tubular wires with and without gas shielding. All position welds with many varying thickness will be covered.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Spring 201941723WELD:90BMW5:30pm - 8:40pmM. Mendoza69-6911
M8:50pm - 9:55pmM. Mendoza69-6911

WELD 91  Automotive Welding, Cutting and Modification

1 Unit (Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 18   
Corequisite: WELD 91L
Advisory: WELD 70B

Welding and cutting metals used in the automotive industry. Gas Metal Arc (GMAW/MIG), Gas Tungsten Arc (GTAW/TIG), Plasma Arc Cutting (PAC), and Oxy-fuel Cutting (OFC) welding will be covered.

WELD 91L  Automotive Welding, Cutting and Modification Lab

2 Units (Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lab: 108
Corequisite:WELD 91 (may have been taken previously)
Advisory:WELD 70B

Practical lab applications for sheet metal forming, metal inert gas (MIG), tungsten inert gas (TIG), resistance spot (RSW), and Oxy-fuel welding, plasma arc cutting (PAC) and Oxy-fuel cutting. Includes design, fabrication and assembly of automotive suspension and chassis components.

WELD 96  Work Experience in Welding

1-4 Units (Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lab: 75-300
Prerequisite: Compliance with work experience regulations as designated in the college catalog
Advisory: WELD 70B

Provides actual on-the-job experience in welding at an approved work site which is related to classroom instruction. A minimum of 75 paid or 60 non-paid clock hours per semester of supervised work is required for each unit of credit.

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