Industrial Automation Technology

Industrial Automation Technology Courses

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Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 69
Enrollment Status: Full-time or part-time
Program Start: Fall only

The Industrial Automation Technology program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student.

Part-time students, visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Eight-Week Courses * **

Courses marked with one asterisk (*) meet the first 8-weeks of the semester. Courses marked with two asterisks (**) meet the second 8-weeks of the semester.

2015–2016 Suggested Sequence of Study and Course Cost

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

Semester 1
EGT140 Fluid Power ** 2 $319.00
ELT139 Electrical Systems * 3 $513.50
ELT239 Advanced Electrical Systems ** 3 $478.50
ELT315 Digital Logic for Industrial Applications 2 $319.00
IND100 Basic Mechanical Systems ** 2 $319.00
IND111 Industrial Safety Mechanical Systems 1 $159.50
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $478.50
Math Elective 3  

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Total Credits 16
Semester 2
EGT149 Fluid Power Systems II 3 $478.50
ELT215 Motors and Controls * 2 $319.00
ELT234 PLC Programming ** 2 $374.00
IND145 Mechanical Power Transfer * 2 $319.00
MFG193 Machine Shop Processes 3 $478.50
PSY102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $478.50
PSY111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3 $478.50
SOC110 Introduction to Sociology 3 $478.50
WEL339 Electromechanical Maintenance ** 3 $508.50

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Total Credits 18
Semester 3
EGT144 Fluid Power Applications * 2 $319.00
ELT120 Schematics for Electromechanical Techs 3 $478.50
ELT216 DC Controls Circuits ** 2 $319.00
ELT240 PLCs II ** 2 $389.00
ELT532 Semiconductors for Industrial Applications * 2 $319.00
ELT736 Instrumentation and Control * 2 $319.00
MFG365 General CNC Lathe Maintenance ** 2 $319.00
SPC101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 $478.50

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Total Credits 18
Semester 4
ATR145 Applied Industrial Robotics ** 2 $319.00
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3 $478.50
ENG105 Composition I 3 $478.50
EGT152 Advanced Fluid Power and Servo Systems * 2 $319.00
ELE218 Motion Control ** 2 $319.00
ELT133 Electric Motor Drives * 2 $319.00
ELT245 PLCs III * 2 $319.00
ELT444 Industrial Networking ** 2 $319.00
MFG366 General CNC Mill Maintenance * 2 $319.00

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Total Credits 17
Math Electives
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts 3 $478.50
MAT122 College Algebra 5 $797.50
MAT128 Precalculus 4 $638.00
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $478.50
MAT156 Statistics 3 $478.50

Course Cost Calculation:
2015–2016 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Kendra Wyatt-Koger
Buchanan Hall 128
319-296-4009
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Program Advisors

Doug Kruger
Butler Hall 127
319-296-2329 ext.1303
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Dan Utley
Butler Hall 123B
319-296-2329 ext.1730
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Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
319-296-4042
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