Mechanical Automation (CP)
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|General Education Requirements|
|Major Area Requirements|
|MTX 100||INDUSTRIAL SAFETY||1|
|MTX 101||DC FUNDAMENTALS||3|
|MTX 102||AC FUNDAMENTALS||4|
|MTX 103||BASIC MEASUREMENT TOOLS||2|
|MTX 105||BASIC HYDRAULICS||3|
|MTX 107||BASIC PNEUMATICS||2|
|MTX 110||ELECTRIC MOTOR CONTROL 1||4|
|MTX 113||ELECTRICAL POWER DISTRIBUTION||2|
|MTX 117||MECHATRONICS 1||2|
|MTX 120||MECHANICAL DRIVES 1||3|
|MTX 121||SEMICONDUCTORS I||3|
|MTX 123||PICK AND PLACE ROBOT||3|
|MTX 130||PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLERS 1||4|
|MTX 150||MECHANICAL DRIVES 2||2|
|MTX 153||DC DRIVES||4|
|MTX 216||MECHATRONICS 2||5|
|MTX 220||WORKPLACE ORGANIZATION AND PRACTICES||2|
|MTX 223||WORK TEAMS AND PRODUCT DESIGN||3|
|MTX 227||MECHANICAL DRIVES 3||4|
|MTX 230||LASER ALIGNMENT||2|
|MTX 250||ADVANCED PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLERS||4|
|MTX 260||ADVANCED PNEUMATICS AND VACUUM||3|
|MTX 285||PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND LEAN MANUFACTURING||2|
|MTX 295||ORGANIZATIONAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP||3|
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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:
- Assimilate and interpret technical and nontechnical descriptions to form a solution.
- Design, operate, and troubleshoot automation processes and 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.
- Use computational skills to analyze physical parameters within automated processes and systems.
- 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 interpersonal/human relations skills. (GE)
- Demonstrate and clearly explain an effective strategy to solve a quantitative problem. (GE)