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Advanced Production Maintenance Technician Certificate
Semester Hours:  38
Effective Term: Fall 2017
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

Program Description: Advanced Production Maintenance Technology Certificate

Recommended Proficiencies: Ability to be a tactile learner, willingness to work in a repetitive environment.

Course Requirements
ELC 122 Direct Current & Alternating current Circuit Analysis (3)
ELC 128 Introduction to Programmable Logic Controllers (3)
ELC 220 Active Circuits (3)
MET 132 Fluid Power - Hydraulics/Pneumatics (3)
MET 245 Variable Frequency Drives (3)
MET 125 Principles of Fabrication or WLD 110 Survey of Welding (3)
AUT 121 Auto Body Repairing and Refinishing (3)
ELC 221 Control Devices (3)
ELC 228 Advanced Programmable Logic Controllers (3)
HEO 118 Forklifts, Hoists and Rigging (2)
WLD 110 Survey of Welding or MET 125 Principles of Fabrication (3)
MET 201 Electric Motors and Drives (3)
MET 289 Advanced Technology Capstone (3)

Total Credit Hours: 38

Program Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Application Level) Use critical thinking to problem solve machining based challenges. (CSLO 4)
2. (Synthesis Level) Create class projects to solve problems using a team approach and working in a safe, professional manner. (CSLO 2 & 3)
3. Synthesis Level) Ability to design and fabricate complex mechanical components. (CSLO 3)
4. (Analysis Level) Analyze and solve problems using technical reference manuals and technical support materials. (CSLO 2)
5. (Application Level) Apply math computational concepts and principles to problem solve. (CSLO 2)
6. (Application Level) Use appropriate test and measuring instrumentation to define solutions to problems. (CSLO 4)
7. (Evaluation Level) Interpret schematics of basic fluid power, electronics and other drawing typically used in manufacturing industries to problem solve. (CSLO 2)
8. (Application Level) Identify, discuss and demonstrate the components of a programmable logic controller (PLC) system. (CSLO 3)
9. (Synthesis Level) Create programs using logic symbols, timers, counters, math functions and sub routines. (CSLO 3)
10. (Synthesis Level) Apply manufacturing industry tools, materials, processes, procedures, and problem solving strategies to real world problems and justify methods. (CSLO 2, 3 & 4)
Standards for Program