Elementary introduction to types and organization of engineering workshops, covering jobbing, batch, mass production.

                         Engineering materials: their uses and properties.

                         Safety in Workshops and general principles of working. Bench work and fittings: hand tools, instruments.

                         Carpentry:  Hand-tools and working principles. Joints and fastenings:  Bolt, rivet,

welding, brazing, soldering. Measurement and marking: for uniformity, circularity, concentricity, etc.

                         Blacksmith: Hand tools and working principles. Joints and fastenings: Bolt, rivet,

welding, brazing, soldering. Measurement and marking: for uniformity, circularity, concentricity, etc.

                         Standard measuring tools used in workshop. Welding, brazing and soldering: Principles, classification, power source.

                         General principles of working of standard metal cutting machine tools.

Invited lectures from professionals

Level of Study: 200 Level