PCJ262

Hand Wrought Metals

This course covers the fundamental processes, techniques and tools for heating and forging ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Topics include fire control, use of hammers, tools and traditional techniques for metal shapes. Upon completion, students should be able to heat and use a variety of metals to create tools and shape basic metal projects. Students will study and apply basic blacksmithing skills.

Lecture Hours: 

1.00

Lab Hours: 

3.00

Clinical Hours: 

0.00

Credit Hours: 

2.00