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Electrical Technology (ELCT)


ELCT 120 Basic Industrial Controls

Credits: 3

Term: (F)

Prerequisite OR Corequisite: ETEC 101, NRGY 120, NRGY 130, and M 105, or M 121, or M 151, M 171, or M 191.

This course covers an introduction to Basic Industrial Control methods. The topics covered in this course provide a foundation for further study in the industrial control branch of knowledge.

ELCT 130 Elec Motors and Generators

Credits: 3

Term: (S)

Prerequisite: ETEC 101, ELCT 120, NRGY 120, NRGY 130, and M 105, or M 121, or M 151, M 171, or M 191 with a C- or higher.

This course covers an introduction to the terminology and basic principles of DC and AC motors and generators. Students will study single phase and three phase motors and generators and operational controls. Common AC and DC power generation equipment and testing techniques will also be covered.

ELCT 250 Programmable Electronic Contro

Credits: 3

Term: (F)

Prerequisite: ETEC 103, ELCT 130, NRGY 110, & MCH 130 with a C- or higher.

This course covers an introduction to a variety of programmable logic controllers (PLCs). The applications, operations, and programming of PLCs will be covered with an emphasis on programming. Computers and manual methods will be used to program PLCs.