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Mechatronics Engineering Technology – Diploma

Credential: Diploma
Code: D40350

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
ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity 3 6 5
ELC 213 Instrumentation 3 2 4
ELC 128 Intro to PLC 2 3 3
HYD 110 Hydraulics/Pneumatics I 2 3 3
CIS 110 Intro to Computers 2 2 3
ACA 115 Success & Study Skills 0 2 1
Spring Semester
ELC 117 Motors & Controls 2 6 4
MAT 121 Alegra/Trigonometry 2 2 3
Or
MAT 171 Pre-Cal Algebra 3 2 4
ATR 112 Intro to Automentation 2 3 3
MEC 130 Mechanisms 2 3 3
ELC 132 Electrical Drawings 1 3 2
ISC 112 Industrial Safety 2 0 2
Summer Semester
PHY 131 Physics-Mechanics 3 2 4
ENG 111 Expository Writing 3 0 3

|SEMESTER HOURS REQUIRED TO GRADUATE|
|GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES|9|
|MAJOR COURSES|36|
|OTHER REQUIRED COURSES|1|
|TOTAL CREDIT HOURS|43|

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.