Total Hours Needed to Graduate:
78 Hours

Mechatronics Major

63 Hours
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AMT 2050
Principles of Industrial Safety, Health, and Environment
3

Provides awareness of industrial safety and occupational health practices. Delivers hands-on learning associated with PPE, BBS, MSDS and fire suppression resources. 45 hours of lecture are required.

CAD 1410
Introduction to Industrial Materials and Processes
3

Manufacturing processes and the full scope of manufacturing are explored. Different processes, materials, cost and labor concerns are also discussed. 30 hours of lecture and 30 hours of lab are required.

Concurrent requisite(s):
CAD 1410L

CNC 1110
Basic Gauges and Measurements
3

Provides students with an introduction to measurement instruments used in manufacturing settings. Addresses Scales, Calipers, Micrometers, Johansson Blocks, Gauges, and Angular Measurement.

CNC 1310
Machining Theory and Methods
4

Provides students with an introduction to manual mill and lathe practices used in manufacturing settings. Addresses basic machining theory and introduction to the use of common tools and techniques in manufacturing. 45 hours of lecture and 30 hours of lab are required.

Prerequisite(s):
CNC 1110

Concurrent requisite(s):
CNC 1310L

EET 1110
Electrical Technology
4

Introduces electrical fundamentals: nomenclature, symbols, SI units, and schematic diagrams. Covers conductors, voltage, current, resistance, and power. Uses Ohm's, Watt's, and Kirchhoff's Laws and the Thevenin theorem to analyze series and parallel circuits. Covers magnetism, alternating current, and capacitance. Emphasizes hands-on lab experiments, test and measurement equipment, and technical report writing. 45 hours of lecture and 30 hours of lab are required.

Corequisite(s):
MTH 1110

Concurrent requisite(s):
EET 1110L

EET 1150
Circuits
4

Continues EET 1110 with inductance, time constants, and resonance. Introduces semiconductor devices and electronic circuit applications. Devices include diodes, transistors, and op-amps. Applications include amplifiers, op-amp functions, active filters, and power supply circuits. Emphasizes lab experiments, troubleshooting, test equipment, and technical writing. 45 hours of lecture and 30 hours of lab are required.

Prerequisite(s):
EET 1110

Concurrent requisite(s):
EET 1150L

EET 1610
Introduction to Robotics
3

Provides an overview of industrial robots, mobile robots, control, actuators, and sensors. Basic robotic mechanics and operations are introduced. Students gain experience with robot programming for a variety of tasks through simulations and hardware/software interfacing. 30 hours of lecture and 30 hours of lab are required.

Prerequisite(s):
MTH 1110

Concurrent requisite(s):
EET 1610L

EGR 1010A
Engineering Graphics
2

Surveys the use of drafting instruments and computers to generate the necessary geometry for design, analysis, and manufacturing. Provides knowledge of geometric dimension and tolerance, industrial blueprint reading and the use of precision measurement tools through lecture and hands-on lab applications. 15 hours of lecture and 30 hours of lab are required.

Concurrent requisite(s):
EGR 1010L

MATT 1210
Integrated Systems
3

Provides an entry-level student with an overview of the technology used in automated integrated systems found in manufacturing. Included is also an overview of the typical plant networks and their associated responsibility. Distributed and local control is examined. Analysis of sequencing machines is completed along with an introduction of how to troubleshoot these systems. Topics include: Fluid Power components, Electrical Components, Conveyors, part sensing components and an overview of PLC control principles. 15 hours of lecture and 60 hours of lab are required.

Concurrent requisite(s):
MATT 1210L

MATT 1510
Mechanical Drives
3

Covers the fundamentals of “Mechanical Transfer of Power.” Basic concepts of mechanical power transmission by addressing the principles of power transmission, calculations of speed and force and how they affect a power transmission systems ability to perform work will be introduced. 15 hours of lecture and 90 hours of lab are required.

Concurrent requisite(s):
MATT 1510L

MATT 2110
Industrial Controls and Instrumentation
3

Explores automation input and output devices including AC and DC motors, variable speed drives, relays, motor starters and sizing of components for various applications. Typical control circuits are examined along with component selection and control documentation. 30 hours of lecture and 30 hours of lab are required.

Prerequisite(s):
EET 1110, EET 1150

Concurrent requisite(s):
MATT 2110L

MATT 2210
Programmable Logic Controller Application
4

Iintroduces the fundamentals of Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) operations, including symbology and programming techniques. PLC hardware and data structures will be presented. Methods of using the programming interface to troubleshoot applications will be emphasized. The student will write, enter, and execute application programs using the programmable controllers and Human Machine Interface (HMI). 60 hours of lecture and 60 hours of lab are required.

Prerequisite(s):
MATT 2110

Concurrent requisite(s):
MATT 2110L

MATT 2220
Advanced Programmable Logic Controller Application
4

Provides students with an understanding of the relationship between "real time" control systems and industrial devices and machines. The advanced instruction set of programmable controllers will be studied relevant to concepts and structures of automated control systems. Various applications will be defined in which the student will develop the written programs for each hardware and software specification of the process problems, including field devices, data networks, and Human Machine Interfaces (HMI). 60 hours of lecture and 60 hours of lab are required.

Prerequisite(s):
MATT 2210

Concurrent requisite(s):
MATT 2220L

MATT 2510
General Preventative/Predictive Maintenance
2

Introduces students to various types of principles and practices used within industry for predictive and preventative maintenance of equipment. Topics will include: safety, housekeeping, filter replacement, oil analysis, lubricating, vibration analysis, shaft alignment, balancing, motor current analysis, infrared and ultrasonic analysis, and troubleshooting. 30 hours of lecture and 30 hours of lab are required.

Prerequisite(s):
MTH 1110

MATT 2710
Shop Floor Networking
1

Explores the various types of communication systems used in industrial systems for the transportation and exchange of data. Network topologies and specifications, LAN and field bus technologies, used in manufacturing are presented. The data exchange techniques and formats between typical industrial equipment for information and control will be described. Configuration requirements examples of the industrial devices presented to show the use in manufacturing applications. 30 hours of lab are required.

MATT 2990
Capstone Project
6

Enables the participant to demonstrate hands-on proficiency, using the training gained in this course of study to Safely Design, Build, Trouble Shoot and Qualify the three assigned projects. Project #1: design, trouble shoot and repair existing, malfunctioning Pneumatic system trainer. Project #2: Design, build, trouble shoot and qualify a mechanical drive trainer. Project #3: Design, build, program, trouble shoot and qualify a PLC trainer. 320 hours of lab are required.

Requirement(s):
Receive Program Director or Dean Approval.

ME 2710
Pneumatics and Hydraulics
3

Covers the basic components and functions of hydraulic and pneumatic circuits and systems, leading up to the design, application and troubleshooting of both types of systems. 15 hours of lecture and 90 hours of lab are required.

MTH 1310
Pre-Calculus
5

Examines functions, their inverses, graphs, and properties. Students solve equations and real-world problems involving polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions. Topics also addressed are: conic sections, complex numbers, vectors, sequences and series. Limits are introduced.

Prerequisite(s):
MTH 1110 OR MTH 1210

WELD 2110
Advanced Welding and Cutting Processes
3

Examines specialty welding processes and techniques including pipe welding and thermal cutting as well as issues of sustainability and other environmental aspects. 15 hours of lecture and 60 hours of lab are required.

Corequisite(s):
WELD 1010

Concurrent requisite(s):
WELD 2110L

General Education Requirements

15 Hours
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