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Industrial Technology (INDT)

INDT 1012 - Industrial Safety

This course teaches important safety-related terms, the cost impact of accidents, the basic components of a safety program, the government regulatory requirements that affect the industry, unsafe acts and conditions on a work site, and the relationship between human behavior and work-site safety. 2 SCH (2 Hours Lecture). Fall
Units: 2
Offered: Fall Semesters
Area: Technical

INDT 1013 - Mechanical Devices & Systems

This course provides the study and applications related to the maintenance and repair of tools, equipment and machines found in a wide range of industrial operations. 3 SCH (1 Hour Lecture, 6 Hours Lab)
Units: 3
Offered: Fall Semesters
Area: Technical

INDT 1022 - Blueprint Reading

This course is designed to introduce the student to the concepts of reading, interpreting and creating basic mechanical, architectural, and electrical drawings, diagrams and schematics. 2 SCH (2 Hours Lecture). Fall
Units: 2
Offered: Fall Semesters
Area: Technical

INDT 1023 - Fluid Power (Hydraulics/Pneumatics)

This course provides a study of basic fluid power systems common to the field of industrial automation. It includes basic principles of fluid power, components, standards, symbols, circuits and troubleshooting of hydraulic and pneumatic systems. The course will include proper selection and safe operation of components. 3 SCH (1 Hour Lecture, 6 Hours Lab). Spring
Units: 3
Offered: Spring Semesters
Area: Technical

INDT 1033 - Fundamentals of Electricity

This course introduces the basic concepts of D.C. and A.C. electricity. General topics covered include current, voltage, resistance, power relationships, circuit laws, magnetism, inductors, capacitors, and transformers. Included in this course will be electrical and shop safety. 3 SCH (2 Hour Lecture, 3 Hours Lab). Fall
Units: 3
Offered: Fall Semesters
Area: Technical

INDT 1043 - Industrial Motor Controls

This course covers the fundamentals of D.C. motors, single-phase A.C. motors, and three-phase A.C. motors. The course will also address control devices such as motor starters, contactors, relays solenoids, sensors, timers and switches. Included are maintenance, installation, wiring diagrams, and trouble-shooting. Corequisite: Fundamentals of Electricity. 3 SCH (2 Hour Lecture, 3 Hours Lab). Fall
Units: 3
Offered: Fall Semesters
Area: Technical

INDT 1053 - Programmable Logic Controllers

This course covers instruction in the fundamentals of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC). It includes the principles of operation, programming techniques, and maintenance of PLCs. Basic relay ladder logic programming experiments are performed using timers, counters and internal coil instructions in laboratory projects. Prerequisite: Industrial Motor Controls. 3 SCH (2 Hour Lecture, 3 Hours Lab). Spring
Units: 3
Offered: Spring Semesters
Area: Technical

INDT 1063 - Electronic and Digital Devices

This course introduces the fundamentals and theory of basic logic circuits. Topics include relay logic, digital logic gates, numbering systems, Boolean algebra, flip-flops, counters, shift registers, and semiconductor memory. Subjects are covered in lecture and in practical experimental circuits are built in the laboratory. Prerequisite: Fundamentals of Electricity. 3 SCH (2 Hour Lecture, 3 Hours Lab). Spring
Units: 3
Offered: Spring Semesters
Area: Technical