Level/category

Extension studies

Teaching language

English

Type of course

Compulsory

Recommended year of study

3

Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

-To give students the skills and understanding to manufacture engineering components on CNC machines with the aid of engineering software.

Learning outcomes

-To create the tool paths for the machining of parts using CAM software for a CNC machine. -To be able write G-Code for the machining of engineering components. -To operate a CNC machine.

Course contents

-Milling operations -Lathe opertaions -G-code -Mastercam Programming -CNC machining

Prerequisites and co-requisites

None

Previous course names

None

Additional information

Obtain exercises from https://people.arcada.fi/~mathew/intern/CAM/

Recommended or required reading

Mastercam Manual and CNC programming manual by Peter Smid

Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Exercise based learning - 50 hours
  • Laboratory lessons and tasks in a simulated environment - 50 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 130 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 0 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 130 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Reports and productions

Teacher

Vihtonen Mathew

Examiner

Vihtonen Mathew

Home page of the course

http://people.arcada.fi/~mathew/CAM/

Group size

No limit

Course completion date

Date for course completion will be announced later

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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