Introduction to CNC Programming and Operation; Mill

Course Description

Introduction to mill tool path programming using G & M code format. CNC systems and components including machine controller functions and operations. Program entry, editing, and verification. Calculation for mill cutter compensation. Precision inspection techniques. Basic mill setups, including cutting tool selection, and work holding.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
47763 DMT 84A 55 MTWR··· 08:00 AM-09:15 AM Mike Appio E25
MTWR··· 09:30 AM-12:20 PM

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2023-04-10 to 2023-05-19.
DMT-084A-55: Accelerated class meets for six weeks; Starts April 10th, ends May 18th. This is the second of three courses available in the day time accelerated program. See or call 408 864 8283 for more information.

Course Details

5 Units
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 3
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 6
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisite and Advisory

  • ESL D261. and ESL D265., or ESL D461. and ESL D465., or eligibility for EWRT D001A or EWRT D01AH or ESL D005.
  • Pre-algebra or equivalent (or higher), or appropriate placement beyond pre-algebra
  • DMT D080. or experience in machining processes
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