Welding Technology - AAS
(63-68 total credit hours)
|Digital Literacy - CIT 105 Introduction to Computers or OST 105 Introduction to Office Systems (or Competency demonstrated by exam)||3||All|
|PSY 110 General Psychology or SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology||3||All|
|ENG 101 Writing I||3||All|
|WLD 100 Oxy-Fuel Systems and WLD 101 Oxy-Fuel Systems Lab or WLD 110 Cutting Processes and WLD 111 Cutting Processes Lab||4-5||Fall/Spring|
|WLD 120 Shielded Metal Arc Welding||2||Fall/Spring|
|WLD 121 Shielded Metal Arc Welding Lab||3||Fall/Spring|
|WLD 123 Shielded Metal Arc Welding Groove w/ Backing Lab or or WLD225 Open Groove Lab||3||Fall/Spring|
|WLD 130 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding||2||Fall/Spring|
|WLD 131 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Fillet Lab||3||Fall/Spring|
|WLD 140 Gas Metal Arc Welding||2||Fall/Spring|
|WLD 141 Gas Metal Arc Welding Fillet Lab||3||Fall/Spring|
|MAT 110 Applied Mathematics (or MAT 116 or higher level Quantitative Reasoning course)||3||All|
|WLD 133 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Groove Lab||3||Fall/Spring|
|WLD 143 Gas Metal Arc Welding Groove Lab||3||Fall/Spring|
|WLD 170 Blueprint Reading for Welding||2||Fall/Spring|
|WLD 171 Blueprint Reading for Welding Lab||3||Fall/Spring|
|Natural Science General Education course (or PHY 151 Introductory Physics I and PHY 161 Introductory Physics Laboratory I)||3-4||All|
|WLD 220 Welding Certification||2||Fall/Spring|
|WLD 221 Welding Certification Lab||3||Fall/Spring|
|WLD 298 Welding Practicum or WLD 299 Cooperative Education Program||1-4||Fall/Spring|
|Heritage or Humanities General Education course||3||All|
|COM 252 Intro to Interpersonal Communication (or COM 181 Basic Public Speaking)||3||All|
- Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale).
- At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college.
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KCTCS Catalog - Welding Technology - AAS