Industrial Science (ISC)

  • Workplace Safety

    ISC-110, Lecture: 1, Credits: 1
    Spring 2020
    No prerequisites.No corequisites.

    This course introduces the basic concepts of workplace safety. Topics include fire, ladders, lifting, lock-out/tag-out, personal protective devices, and other workplace safety issues related to OSHA compliance. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the components of a safe workplace.

  • Lean Manufacturing

    ISC-220, Lecture: 2, Lab: 2, Credits: 3
    Spring 2020
    No prerequisites.No corequisites.

    This course introduces students to the concept of lean manufacturing as a means of waste reduction. Topics include the examination of manufacturing operations and the incorporation of lean techniques to reduce waste, cost, time, and materials in manufacturing processes. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of lean manufacturing systems and how they benefit the environment and business.