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Mechatronics Engineering Technology – A.A.S.

Credential: A.A.S.
Code: A40350

The Mechatronics Engineering Technology curriculum prepares the students to use basic engineering principles and technical skills in developing and testing automated, servomechanical, and other electromechanical systems. Includes instruction in prototype testing, manufacturing and operational testing, systems analysis and maintenance procedures. Graduates should be qualified for employment in industrial maintenance and manufacturing including assembly, testing, startup, troubleshooting, repair, process improvement, and control systems.

Curriculum

Course Prefix, No. Title Class Lab Credit
Fall Semester I
ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity 3 6 5
ATR 115 Intro to Mechatronics 3 3 4
ACA 115 Success & Study Skills 0 2 1
ELN 133 Digital Electronics 3 3 4
HYD 110 Hydrualics/Pneumatics I 2 3 3
Spring Semester-1st Year
ELC 117 Motors & Controls 2 6 4
MAT 121 Alegra/Trig 2 2 3
OR
MAT 171 Pre-Cal Algebra 3 2 4
ATR 112 Intro to Automation 2 3 3
MEC 130 Mechanisms 2 3 3
ELC 132 Electrical Drawings 1 3 2
ISC 112 Industrial Safety 2 0 2
Summer Session
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 3
ENG 111 Expository Writing 3 0 3
Fall Semester-2nd Year
ELC 128 Intro to PLC 2 3 3
ELC 213 Instrumentation 3 2 4
ENG 116 Technical Report Writing 3 0 3
OR
ENG 114 Prof. Research & Reporting 3 0 3
PHY 131 Physics-Mechanics 3 2 4
ATR 212 Industrial Robots 2 3 3
Spring Semester II
ATR 280 Robotic Fundamentals 3 2 4
ELC 228 PLC Applications 2 6 4
HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3 0 3
OR
HUM 110 Technology & Society 3 0 3
PSY 150 General Psychology 3 0 3
Focused Electives
MNT 160 Industrial Fabrication 1 3 2
WLD 112 Basic Welding Processes 1 3 2
WLD 131 GTAW (TIG) Plate 2 6 4

|SEMESTER HOURS REQUIRED TO GRADUATE -73-76|

Specific courses within the above categories may be identified by your advisor or by the Vice President for Instruction and Student Services. Expected program competencies are maintained by the lead instructor for this program, while course competencies are maintained by the respective instructors of specific courses.

NOTE: The above curriculum outline is intended as a guide only. The sequence of course offerings is subject to change at the discretion of the administration.