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ES9K9 - Machining Technology

  • Module code: ES9K9
  • Module name: Machining Technology
  • Department: Warwick Manufacturing Group
  • Credit: 10

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This course aims to provides an in-depth appreciation of machining technology including, the fundamental aspects of machining and cutting tools, the most widely used type of CNC machine tools and their applications pertaining to material removal processes, as well as support systems used on these machines. In addition, it aims to provide participants with procedures used for specifications and selection of machine tools.

Principal learning outcomes

On successful completion, participants will be able to demonstrate: Understanding of fundamental aspects of machining, cutting tools, conventional and advanced material removal processes; Understanding of most widely used types of modern machine tools and their applications, used for material removal processes; Understanding of machine tool support systems, such as tool management, probing systems and machine tool part programming; Ability to specify and select machine tools using appropriate techniques.

Timetabled teaching activities

40 hours

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/wmg/education/wmgmasters/structure/modules/mt/

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
10 CATS (Module code: ES9K9-10)
A (Assessed work only) Assessed work as specified by department 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional
  • Postgraduate Taught Manufacturing Systems Engineering & Management (H7Q0) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught Manufacturing Systems Engineering & Management (H7Q1) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught Manufacturing Systems Engineering & Management (Yildiz Technical University) (H7Q6) - Year 1
  • Postgraduate Taught Manufacturing Systems Engineering & Management (China) (H7Q7) - Year 1