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MET 201 Electric Motors and Drives
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Spring 2017
SUN#: None
AGEC: None
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures, 3 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F Only
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Description: Construction and operating principles of single and poly phase motors, motor control using relay and timing circuits, and variable speed drives applications. Additional emphasis is placed on maintenance and troubleshooting of electric motors and control circuitry. Prerequisite: ELC122.

Prerequisites: ELC122

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Explain polyphase motor design and application. (CSLO 2,3)
2. (Comprehension Level) Explain motor control design and application. (CSLO 2,3)
3. (Synthesis Level) Create a Ladder Logic program to control a polyphase motor. (CSLO 2,3,4)
4. (Application Level) Use timing, relay logic, and counter logic in a motor application. (CSLO 2,3)
5. (Knowledge Level) List industrial safety practices when working on motor control systems. (CSLO 2,3,4)
6. (Synthesis Level) Troubleshoot, and repair motor and motor control systems. (CSLO 2,3)
7. (Application Level) Implement preventative maintanence on motor systems.(CSLO 2,3)
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
NIMS