Plastics and Polymer Materials

Plastics Technology (PLT)
Course Designator
Academic Dean
Dean of Workforce & Career Education
Last Offered
Official Course Description

In this course students will be introduced to polymers, plastics, additives, fillers and reinforcements commonly used in modern plastics manufacturing. Students will study the physical and mechanical characteristics of thermoset and thermoplastic materials, define the different materials classifications and types and review criteria used for material selection and cost estimating as related to design, fit and function of finished goods.

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned PLT.110 course sections for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.