Curriculum

IND 195 Introduction to Manufacturing and Advanced Films Technology 3 cr.

Introduces basic concepts and skills of the Advanced Manufacturing and Advanced Films technology fields. Presents discussion of manufacturing career opportunities and industry practices with specific emphasis on the history, purpose, practice and organization of the advanced films industry. Introduces the foundation mathematics for industrial measurements, English/SI system conversions and statistical process control. Covers concepts of automated system integration, quality assurance, teamwork and positive work ethics.
Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits

SAF 126 Principles of Industrial Safety 3 cr.

Teaches principles and practices of accident prevention, analysis of accident causes, mechanical safeguards, fire prevention, housekeeping, occupational diseases, first aid, safety organization, protection equipment and general safety principles and promotion. Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits

IND 101 Quality Assurance Technology I 3 cr.

Studies principles and techniques of quality engineering for the management, design engineering economics, production, and assurance of quality. Emphasizes fundamentals of total quality assurance for product and process control. May include design review, fundamentals of statistics procurement control, sampling and control chart systems, quality reporting, process capability analysis, tool and gauge control, document control, or troubleshooting quality control. Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credit

MEC 112 Processes of Industry 3 cr.

Analyzes the processes of manufacturing products from materials for industry/engineering. Includes machining, casting, forming, molding, hot/cold working, chipless machining, and welding. Addresses quality assurance and inspection procedures. Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits

IND 125 Installation and Preventive Maintenance 3 cr.

Studies practices in the installation of machinery, including mounting, grouting, leveling, and alignment. Examines methods of preventive maintenance including inspection, scheduled maintenance, controls, record keeping, repair parts stocking, and safety considerations. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
3 credits

ERG 216 Computer Methods in engineering and Technology3 cr.

Provides advanced level experience in using a computer as a tool for solving technical problems and performing office functions.  Includes computer hardware and operating system usage, structured programming, use of word processing software, computer graphics and spreadsheets.  Focuses on the analysis and solution of problems in entineering and technology.
3 credits

MEC 140 Introduction to Mechatronics 3 cr.

Presents foundational concepts in mechatronics including analog and digital electronics, sensors, actuators, microprocessors, and microprocessor interfacing to electromechanical systems. Surveys components and measurement equipment used in the design, installation, and repair of mechatronic equipment and circuits. Prerequisite: divisional approval. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
3 credits

IND 290 Coordinated Internship 3 cr.

Supervises on-the-job training in selected business, industrial or service firms coordinated by the college. Credit/practice ratio not to exceed 1:5 hours. May be repeated for credit. Variable hours per week.

SDV 108 College Survival Skills 1 cr.

Provides an orientation to the college. Introduces study skills, career and life planning. Offers an opportunity to engage in activities aimed at self-discovery. Emphasizes development of “coping skills” such as listening, interpersonal relations, competence, and improved self-concept. Lecture 1-3 hours per week. Co-requisite: ENF 1.

IND 295 Topics in Advanced Films Technology 3 cr.

Introduces the web coating process, including formulating product and raw materials, mixing and solution handling, feed systems, coating application process, coating equipment, substrates, and drying. Covers dyeing and instrumentation concepts, process measurements and monitoring, and web winding. Presents basic concepts of lean manufacturing and Six Sigma as relates to troubleshooting and problem solving. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
3 credits

Total Credits 28