Metrology (Apprenticeship)


This module focuses on the fundamentals of engineering metrology and its applications to manufacturing measurements.This module integrates the concepts, principles and techniques of mechanical measurement with the use of measuring instruments including micrometers, calipers, height gauges, and automated measurement systems. 

Learning Outcomes

  1. Explain the concepts of metrology and use the language and systems of measurement.

  2. Explain the basic features of measurement, gauging, and tolerances.

  3. Apply the process of measurement with various measuring devices.

  4. Explain of the purpose of critical dimensions in manufacturing and apply inspection, gauging and checking systems.

  5. Analyse parts for dimensional and tolerance accuracy and functionality..

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