circuit design through the use of symbols and schematic diagrams to build a foundation for career work in fluid power technology.
INDT 105 Industrial Solid State Fundamentals
Prerequisites: INDT 103 and INDT 113.Studies the fundamentals of solid-state active devices that are used in automated systems. Introduces the student to the theory of basic solid-state devices such as diodes,transistors,and SCR’s and applications such as ampli- fiers, op amps,and switching power supplies.Prepares students to diagnose,repair,verify,and install electronic circuits and systems.
INDT 106 Introduction to the Workplace and Safety
Prerequisites:None.Introduces basic safety instruction including OSHA requirements and other concerns (MSDS,confined space,lock out/tag out,zero energy state,hazardous materials,storage of flam- mable materials,storage of fuel gas and high pressure gas cylinders, portable powered tool safety,hand tool safety,record keeping,train- ing,employer enforcement of safety regulations,right to know, etc.).Includes an introduction to measuring instruments,hand tools, portable powered tools,and procedures that are pertinent to the mix of specialties on the campus.Lab projects will be designed to reinforce safety procedures and develop competency levels in using the measuring instruments,hand tools and portable powered tools introduced in the course.
INDT 107 Heating and Air Conditioning Basics 3 Credits Prerequisites:None.Presents fundamentals of heating and compres- sion systems used in mechanical refrigeration.Includes combustion process,heat flow,temperature measurement,gas laws,heating and refrigeration cycles and components used in systems.
INDT 108 Metrology
Prerequisites:Demonstrated competency through appropriate assessment or earning a grade of“C”or better in MATH 050 or MATH 015 or MATH 023.Instructs a student in mechanical precision meas- urement techniques and applications.Provides instruction and labo- ratory experiences in surface plate inspections,optical comparators, hardness testing,and coordinate measuring machines (CMM). Discusses calibration and measurement system analysis.
INDT 113 Basic Electricity
Prerequisites:Demonstrated competency through appropriate assessment or earning a grade of“C”or better in MATH 044 or MATH 015.The study of electrical laws and principles pertaining to DC and AC circuits is the focus of the course.Includes current,voltage,resist- ance, power,inductance,capacitance,and transformers.Stresses use of standard electrical tests,electrical equipment,and troubleshooting
procedures.Safety procedures and practices are emphasized.
INDT 114 Introductory Welding
Prerequisites:None.Provides basic skills and fundamental knowl- edge in oxy-fuel welding,cutting and brazing,Shield Metal Arc welding,Gas Metal Arc welding and Gas Tungsten Arc welding.This
course is designed for beginning welders,auto service and body technicians,and individuals in the HVAC industry.Emphasizes safe
practices in oxy-fuel and Arc welding processes. INDT 120 Metallurgy Fundamentals
Prerequisites: None.Studies the fundamentals of thermodynamics and reactions occurring in metals subjected to various kinds of heat treatment.Includes classification and properties of metals,chemical and physical metallurgy,theory of alloys,heat treatment principles as applied to ferrous and non-ferrous materials,test to determine uses,heat treatment for steels,special steels,and cast iron,powder metallurgy,and use of gas and electric furnaces and their controls.
INDT 131 Introduction to Process Technology 3 Credits Prerequisite:None.Introduction to power plant systems including boiler,turbine,generator,condenser,pumps,and auxiliary equip- ment. Emphasizes the use of schematics and diagrams in discussing
plant systems.Includes plant safety training. INDT 132 Process Technology I (Equipment)
Prerequisites: INDT 131.Provides an overview of the equipment and tools used in the process industry;including piping,tubing,hoses and fittings,valves,pumps,compressors,turbines,motors and engines,power transmission and lubrication,heat exchangers,cool- ing towers,furnaces and boilers,filters and dryers,vessels,and process diagrams. Students will be introduced to many process- related equipment concepts,such as purpose,components,opera- tion, and the process technician’s role for operating and trou-
bleshooting the equipment. INDT 133 Process Technology II (Systems)
Prerequisites: INDT 131.Provides an overview of the equipment and tools used in the process industry;including piping,tubing,hoses and fittings,valves,pumps,compressors,turbines,motors and engines,filters and dryers,vessels,and process diagrams. Students will be introduced to many process-related equipment concepts, such as purpose,components,operation,and the process techni- cian’s role for operating and troubleshooting the equipment.
INDT 134 Process Technology III (Operations) 3 Credits Prerequisites: INDT 133.Provides an overview of the field of opera- tions within the process industry.Students will use existing knowl- edge of equipment,system,and instrumentation to understand the operation of an entire unit.Students study concepts related to com- missioning, normal startup,normal operations,normal shutdown, turnarounds,and abnormal situations as well as the process techni- cian's role in performing the tasks associated with these concepts within an operating unit.
INDT 201 Fluid Power Systems
Prerequisites: INDT 104.Introduces the student to more complex fluid power circuits.Requires students to design,analyze and trou- bleshoot complex circuits using schematic diagrams.Studies detailed construction of typical industrial fluid power components. Teaches students to disassemble and evaluate fluid power compo- nents in the lab.
INDT 203 Machine Maintenance/ Installation 3 Credits Prerequisites:Demonstrated competency through appropriate assessment or earning a grade of“C”or better in MATH 044 or MATH 015.Examines the procedures for the removal,repair and installation of machine components.The methods of installation,lubrication practices,and maintenance procedures for industrial machinery are analyzed.Also presented are the techniques involved in the calibra- tion and repair of mechanical devices and the practice in computa-
tions pertaining to industrial machinery. INDT 204 Electrical Circuits
Prerequisites: INDT 113.This course is designed to provide an under- standing of circuits using alternating current and the motor opera- tion. Provides fundamentals of single- and three-phase alternating current.Analysis of series and parallel circuits,containing resistance, inductance,and capacitance will be covered.Transformer applica- tions both single phase and three-phase along with power distribu- tion will be covered.This course will give each student a general understanding of common types of electric motors,extending from the small shaded pole fan motors to the large three-phase motors. Direct current motors will also be covered.The student will receive an education in motor theory,magnetism and how it affects motor rotation,and how capacitors affect a motor circuit will be included.
INDT 205 Programmable Controllers I
Prerequisites:INDT 113,ADMF 113,or EECT 101.Introduces the basic theory,operation and programming of programmable logic con- trollers. Demonstrates programming examples,set-up examples and
troubleshooting,as well as PLC timing,counting,arithmetic and
logic and sequencers. INDT 206 Programmable Controllers II
Prerequisites: INDT 205.Serves as a further introduction to the field of industrial controls.Students will learn the principles of control systems and how they are applied to a production system to achieve automation.Systems included in the courses are stepper motors,pro- grammable logic controllers,microprocessors,computers and feed- back systems.Emphasis is placed on programmable logic controllers and the local area network.
INDT 207 Process Control and Automation I
Prerequisites: CIMG 102,INDT 102,INDT 103,INDT 203,INDT 206, INDT 207 and MATH 111 or demonstrated competency through appropriate assessment or earning a“C” or better in MATH 035 or