Mechatronics Technology, Diploma - MTD2

Program Description

The Mechatronics Technology Diploma program is designed for the student who wishes to prepare for a 

career as a Mechatronics technician/electrician.  The program provides learning opportunities that introduce, develop and reinforce academic and technical knowledge, skill, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Additionally, the program provides opportunities to retrain or upgrade present knowledge and skill. The diploma program teaches skills in Mechatronics Technology providing background skills in several areas of industrial maintenance including electronics, industrial wiring, motors, controls, PLC's, instrumentation, fluid power, mechanical, pumps and piping, and computers. Graduates of the program receive a Mechatronics Technology Diploma that qualifies them for employment as industrial electricians or Mechatronics technicians.

Requirements

1st Semester

SEMN 1000First Semester Seminar

0

IDSY 1101DC Circuit Analysis

3

IDSY 1190Fluid Power Systems

4

MATH 1012Foundations of Mathematics

3

or

MATH 1013Algebraic Concepts

3

or

MATH 1005Applied Technical Mathematics

3

3rd Semester

AUMF 1150Introduction to Robotics

3

IDFC 1013Solid State Devices I

3

IDSY 1110Industrial Motor Controls I

4

IDSY 1220Intermediate Industrial PLC's

4

4th Semester

IDSY 1210Industrial Motor Controls II

4

IDSY 1230Industrial Instrumentation

4

MCTX 2250Mechatronics Capstone

3

Total Credit Hours:47

2nd Semester

ENGL 1010Fundamentals of English I

3

or

ENGL 1005Applied Technical Communication

3

IDSY 1105AC Circuit Analysis

3

IDSY 1120Basic Industrial PLC's

4

EMPL 1000Interpersonal Relat & Prof Dev

2

or

PSYC 1010Basic Psychology

3