QAT 109 Introduction to Metrology (0-3-1)
Offered Fall and Summer Semesters
Prerequisite: EGR 130 or EGR 269
Pre-or Co-requisite: EGR 175 (prerequisite preferred)
This course covers the tools and equipment of measurementation used in a modern metrology laboratory. Techniques of making measurements, accuracy and precision, calibration, and verifying GD&T are stressed. Metrology is used to verify that fabricated parts are going to fit properly at the assembly of machinery or consumer products, especially in mass production environments.