Electromechanical Service Technology

Electromechanical Service Technology (2830)

110 ELECTROMECHANICAL DEVICES 4 credits
Prerequisite: 2860:110. Application-oriented study of electromagnetic sensors and the electronic devices and circuits used to implement industrial control sensors.
210 MOTION CONTROL I 4 credits
Prerequisite: 110. Principles, applications, and troubleshooting of AC and DC electric generators and motors. Introduction to basic mechanical and motion control.
220 MOTION CONTROL II 3 credits
Prerequisite: 210. Integration of basic devices with the speed and position controlling systems for DC and AC motors, servomotors, stepper motors, and hydraulic valves and cylinders.
230 MACHINE & PROCESS CONTROL 4 credits
Prerequisite: 110. Introduction to the integration of control components into a complete industrial machine or process control system. Study of the types of systems and the required documentation.
240 INDUSTRIAL COMPUTER CONTROL 3 credits
Prerequisite: 110. Introduction to digital electronics as it applies to industrial control. Survey of number systems, basic digital devices, microprocessors, microcomputer-based control components.
250 PROGRAMMABLE CONTROLLERS 3 credits
Prerequisite: 230. Principles of operation, application, and troubleshooting of programmable controllers. Includes programming of ladder logic systems.
260 ELECTRICAL POWER & WIRING 3 credits
A study of electrical power distribution, residential, commercial, industrial wiring, and electrical safety. Emphasis on the requirements of the National Electrical Code.
270 TROUBLESHOOTING & REPAIR PRACT 3 credits
Prerequisite: 210, 230. Surveys mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, and electronic troubleshooting and repair practices. Problem isolation, repair, and shop practices are considered. Safety practices are emphasized.

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