Degree Type: Associate of Applied Science Degree, AAS, Certificate, CER
Pathway: Applied Technology
More Options: Classroom Based
Program Length: 4 Semesters
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This degree program prepares you with technical job entry skills for entry-level technicians careers in the robotics and automation field. Graduates become qualified to work in electronic automation and in control systems environments. Things you will learn include:
Introduces the basic skills needed for many careers in electronics and related fields. Covers the operations and applications of basic DC and AC circuits consisting of resistors, capacitors, inductors, transformers, and diodes. Emphasizes the use of common test instruments in troubleshooting.
Focuses on the printed circuit board and how to repair, modify and reword broken or defective printed circuit boards.
Introduces industrial robotics as well as a survey of the technologies and equipment used in manufacturing automation and process control. Includes axis configurations, work envelopes, programming, troubleshooting, and maintenance. Incorporates a survey of automation topics including history, computer and hardwired controls, sensors and transducers, motors and actuators, fluid power, etc. and provides a preview of the other ELT classes that cover those subjects.
Focuses on the printed circuit board and how to repair, modify and rework broken or defective printed circuit boards. Includes selecting proper procedures, selecting proper tools, making repairs to Lands, replacing components, repairing defects in printed circuit boards, use of conformal coatings, proper handling of electronic components, laminate repair and heat treatment of components.view in catalog
Your personalized schedule will be best determined by meeting with a Faculty Advisor.
Course & Credit Hours
CSC 1005 Computer Literacy (3)
ELT 1206 - Fundamentals of DC/AC (4), 1st Bi-semester
ELT 1246 - Digital Devices in Computers (3), 2nd Bi-semester
ELT 1004 - Electronic Assembly (3)
MAT 1140 - Career Math (3)
Total Credits: 16
MAT 110 - Career Math (3)
ENG 1020 - Technical Writing I CO1
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Robotics and Automation Technology Faculty contactLynn Sim