At College of the Redwoods, Manufacturing Technology includes programs such as drafting and design for manufacturing, machining operations, process control, computer-controlled manufacturing, and more.
These are some of the terms that students may need for a research project. Other terms may be useful in addition to those listed below.
Key words from your textbook chapters or glossary
Plural and singular forms of words; other endings, for example, drill or drills or drilling; threads or threaded
Synonyms or variant forms of words. Acronyms and their spelled-out equivalents
Words for specific types of equipment, tools, techniques, methods of practice
Check the Manufacturing Technology department website for a list of the degrees and certificates offered and a complete list of classes. Check with a counselor to see what classes are currently required for these degrees.