A.A.S. Degree in Industrial Systems Technology (A50240)

The Industrial Systems Technology curriculum is designed to prepare or upgrade individuals to service, maintain, repair, or install equipment for a wide range of industries. Instruction includes theory and skill training needed for inspecting, testing, troubleshooting, and diagnosing industrial equipment and physical facilities.

Students will learn technical skills in blueprint reading, electricity, hydraulics/pneumatics, machining, welding, and various maintenance procedures. Practical application in these industrial systems will be emphasized and additional advanced course work may be offered.

Upon completion of any of the various levels of this curriculum, graduates should gain the necessary practical skills and related technical information to qualify for employment or advancement in the various areas of industrial systems technology.

Suggested Sequence of Courses
FALL SEMESTER 1
ACA 115--Success and Study Skills
*CIS 111--Basic PC Literacy
ELC 112--DC/AC Electricity
ELC 125--Diagrams and Schematics
**MAT 120--Geometry and Triginometry
Major Elective
SPRING SEMESTER 1
BPR 130--Blueprint Reading/Construction
ELC 117--Motors and Controls
ELC 128--Introduction to Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
***ENG 115--Oral Communications
ISC 112--Industrial Safety
Major Elective
SUMMER SEMESTER 1
ELC 115--Industrial Wiring
MEC 111--Machine Processes I
FALL SEMESTER 2
AHR 110--Introduction to Refrigeration
ENG 111--Expository Writing
HYD 110--Hydraulics/Pneumatics I
MNT 110--Introduction to Maintenance Procedures
MNT 150--Basic Building Maintenance
Major Elective
SPRING SEMESTER 2
MNT 222--Industrial Systems Schematics
MNT 240--Industrial Equipment Troubleshooting
PLU 211--Commercial/Industrial Plumbing
****PSY 118--Interpersonal Psychology
WLD 112--Basic Welding Processes
Humanities Elective
*May be substituted by CIS 110--Introduction to Computers
**May be substituted by MAT 161--College Algebra
***May be substituted by COM 231--Public Speaking
****May be substituted by PSY 150--General Psychology