Industrial Maintenance Technologies (AAT)
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The degree program will build on the knowledge, skills and abilities developed in the certificate program and will provide student with higher level skills in Machining, Mechatronics and Welding. Students completing this program will be prepared for employment as a maintenance technician within industrial, manufacturing and processing environments.
|General Education Requirements|
|PTWR 135||INTRODUCTION TO APPLIED TECHNICAL WRITING||5|
|PTCS 110||PROFESSIONAL TECHNICAL COMPUTATIONAL SKILLS||5|
|CMST&230||SMALL GROUP COMMUNICATION (recommended)||5|
|Major Area Requirements|
|BTEC 150||COMPUTER BUSINESS APPLICATIONS||5|
|HLTH 120||ADULT CPR AND FIRST AID||1|
|MACH 111||BASIC GENERAL MACHINING PROCESSES||5|
|MTX 100||INDUSTRIAL SAFETY||1|
|MTX 101||DC FUNDAMENTALS||3|
|MTX 102||AC FUNDAMENTALS||4|
|MTX 105||BASIC HYDRAULICS||3|
|MTX 107||BASIC PNEUMATICS||2|
|MTX 123||PICK AND PLACE ROBOT||3|
|or MTX 125||SERVO ROBOT|
|MTX 285||PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND LEAN MANUFACTURING||2|
|WELD 102||INTRODUCTION TO WELDING||6|
|Select one from the following:||12|
|GAS METAL ARC WELDING|
and GAS METAL ARC FABRICATION (12 credits/units)
|SHIELDED METAL ARC WELDING|
and SHIELDED METAL ARC FABRICATION (12 credits/units)
|MACH 235||ELEMENTARY METALLURGY||2|
|MACH 236||ELEMENTARY METALLURGY LAB||2|
|Program Specialty Area Requirements|
|Select a minimum of 26 credits/units in specialty areas from the following list:||26|
|BASIC ENGINE LATHE PROCESSES I (5 credits/units)|
|BASIC VERTICAL MILLING PROCESSES I (5 credits/units)|
|ELECTRIC MOTOR CONTROL 1 (4 credits/units)|
|PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLERS 1 (4 credits/units)|
|ELECTRIC MOTOR CONTROL 2 (4 credits/units)|
|THERMAL PROCESS CONTROL (5 credits/units)|
|SPEED CONTROL SYSTEMS (2 credits/units)|
|LASER ALIGNMENT (2 credits/units)|
|ADVANCED PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLERS (4 credits/units)|
|WELDING BLUEPRINT READING (5 credits/units)|
Program outcomes are overarching skills that are emphasized and reinforced throughout several courses in a specific program; they are measurable statements that define what students should know or be able to do by the end of a certificate or degree at Clark College. After successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Articulate well-considered ideas and written claims to an academic audience, using effective rhetorical techniques, properly credited evidence, and a command of Standard English. (GE)
- Demonstrate and clearly explain an effective strategy to solve a quantitative problem. (GE)
- Demonstrate interpersonal/human relations skills. (GE)
- Demonstrate compliance of all shop safety regulations.
- Interpret blueprints associated with project or machinery.
- Perform inspection of machined parts, welds and/or equipment.
- Perform entry-level skills for setup and operation of manual machines.
- Operate, measure, and modify software-driven industrial control systems.
- Communicate with colleagues, supervisors, clients, using written and verbal technical and/or nontechnical language.
- Actively participate as an effective team member, completing prescribed project tasks and meeting project goals.
- Identify and describe Welding Technology principles of operation, terms and safe practices related to GMAW welding and cutting processes. Understand and explain the use of GMAW electrodes. Describe the functions of GMAW power sources, electrical parameters, output characteristics and auxiliary controls. Describe the criteria for visual inspection of GMAW weldments. Describe OFC and PAC principles of operation.
- Identify and describe Welding Technology principles of operation, terms and safe practices related to OFC, CAC-A and SMAW welding and cutting processes. Understand and explain the use of SMAW electrodes. Describe the functions of SMAW power sources, electrical parameters, output characteristics and auxiliary controls. Describe the criteria for visual inspection of SMAW weldments. Describe OFC and CAC-A principles of operation.
- Demonstrate the ability to safely use all metal working shop equipment and perform safety inspections of said equipment.