Composites

Courses

CPT 120: Composite Fabrication

Credits 4
Students will develop skills in print reading, project planning, layout, distortion control, fixturing and other fabrication techniques. Students will have the opportunity to apply knowledge to projects of personal interest and/or as assigned.

CPT 125: Composite Assembly

Credits 4
Students will identify and utilize appropriate materials and processes to assemble structures made of composite material. The class includes utilizing the lay-up, vacuum bagging, and cure processing of wet laminating techniques and pre-impregnated material.

CPT 130: Composite Repair

Credits 4
Students will inspect, test, and repair composite structures. This course explains how imperfections affect composite properties and provide hands on training for the repair of defects. Areas of emphasis include structural and non-structural evaluation, material handling, surface preparation, and repair procedures.

CPT 145: Special Projects

Credits 3
Students will develop skills in print reading, project planning, layout, distortion control, fixturing, and other fabrication techniques. Students will have the opportunity to apply knowledge to projects of personal interest and/or as assigned. A culminating oral presentation helps students develop communication and research skills.