Catalog: 2014–2015 Catalog Year

AIT 102: Measurement Tools and Methods

General Information

  • Name: Measurement Tools and Methods
  • Discipline: Applied Industrial Technology (AIT)
  • Units (Credits): 2
  • Transfer Information: Courses with numbers 100 to 299: This course is designed to apply toward a WNC degree and/or transfer to other schools within the Nevada System of Higher Education, depending on the degree chosen and other courses completed. It may transfer to colleges and universities outside Nevada. For information about how this course can transfer and apply to your program of study, please contact a counselor.
  • Academic Division: Career and Technical Education
  • Prerequisites: None

Course Outline

I: Catalog Course Description

Explains the fundamental concepts of dimensional measurement. Accuracy and tolerance will be described and applied in theory and through lab experiments. U.S. Customary Units and S.I. Metric Units are utilized both in measurement and conversion. Covers fundamental operation of dial and digital calipers.
Note: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree. Non-applicable towards an AA or AS Degree.



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