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Mechatronics Technology – Associate Degree

71 Hours

Fall I

AMT 155
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course prepares students for the maintenance assessment leading to the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council Certified Production Technician (MSSC-CPT). Students are equipped with the skills to ensure that manufacturing system maintenance processes fulfill customer and business requirements.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3


EET 113
Credits: 4

Course Description

This course is a study of direct and alternating currents, covering resistance and impedance in series, parallel, and series-parallel circuits using Ohm’s law, Kirchhoff’s laws and basic circuit theorems. Circuits are analyzed using mathematics and verified
using electrical instruments.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 3


IMT 131
Credits: 4

Course Description

This course covers the basic technology and principles of hydraulics and pneumatics.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 3


MAT 101
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course includes the study of integers and their applications, operations with algebraic expressions, linear equations and applications, linear inequalities, graphs of linear equations, operations with exponents and polynomials, and factoring.

Classroom Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

MAT 032, MAT 155 with a grade of “C” or better or equivalent


Spring I

Course Description

This course includes assembling, testing, and repairing equipment used in automation. Concentration is on connecting, testing, and evaluating automated controls and systems.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3


Course Description

This course prepares students for an assessment leading to Manufacturing Skill Standards Council Certified Production Technician (MSSC-CPT). Students will be equipped with the skills to ensure the production and manufacturing systems meet quality system requirements as defined by business/customers.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 2

Course Prerequisites

AMT 155


EET 141
Credits: 4

Course Description

This course is a study of electronic circuits using discrete and integrated devices, including analysis, construction, testing, and troubleshooting.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EET 113


MAT 102
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course includes the study of linear systems and applications; quadratic expressions, equations, functions, and graphs; and rational and radical expressions and functions.

Classroom Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

MAT 101 with a grade of “C” or better or equivalent


Summer I

EEM 251
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is an introduction to programmable control systems with emphasis on basic programming techniques. A variety of input/output devices and their applications are covered.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EEM 230


EET 145
Credits: 4

Course Description

This course is a study of number systems, basic logic gates, Boolean algebra, logic optimization, flip-flops, counters, and registers. Circuits are modeled, constructed and tested.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EET 113


HSS 101
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course includes an introduction to themes in, critical approaches to, and major contributions in the humanities.

Classroom Hours: 3


IMT 170
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is a study of the concepts and charts used in quality control.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 2


Fall II

Course Description

This course covers installation, testing, troubleshooting, and repairing of automated systems.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 2

Course Prerequisites

AMT 105 or EGR 130


EEM 145
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course covers the principles and applications or component circuits and methods of motor control.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EEM-116 or EEM-118


EEM 215
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is a study of applications, operations, and construction of DC and AC machines.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EEM-118


Course Description

This course covers the principles of operation and application of programmable controller theories and operation procedures. Topics such as interfacing, data manipulation and report generation are covered. programmable controller projects are constructed, operated and tested.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EEM 251 Corequisite: EEM 145


ENG 160
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is a study of various technical communications such as definitions, processes, instructions, descriptions, and technical reports, including oral presentations.

Classroom Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

ENG 032 , ENG 101, ENG 155 or RWR 032 with a grade of “C” or better


Spring II

EEM 221
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course covers the principles of operation and application of DC drives and AC drives.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EEM-215 and EEM-116 or EEM-118


Course Description

This course includes an introduction to various types of sensors and how they interface with computers and programmable logic controllers. Emphasis is placed on interfacing the computer or controller with machines to accomplish a task.

Classroom Hours: 1

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EEM 251


Course Description

This course is the study of systematic approaches to troubleshooting and repair of electronic, electrical, and electromechanical systems.

Classroom Hours: 3

Lab Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

EEM 251


EGR 112
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course covers interactive computing and the basic concepts of programming.

Classroom Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 3


Course Description

This course develops employability skills including resume writing, interviewing, presentation delivery and soft skills.

Classroom Hours: 1


PSY 103
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course deals with the personality factors as they relate to problems of adjustment. An understanding of personality dynamics and psychological bases of behavior, mental health, personality development, and interpersonal relations are covered. Stress is placed upon the importance of applying psychological principles and techniques to everyday life.

Classroom Hours: 3

Course Prerequisites

RDG 032 or ENG 032 or RWR 032