ELECT 018 - Robotics / Automation Systems - Units 4

Advisories: ELECT 011 each with a grade of "C" or better.

This course is designed to offer instruction in introductory industrial robotics and automation. Manufacturing and materials processing has moved into the age of automation. This technology combines electronics, computers, mechanics, pneumatics, and hydraulics into an interrelated System. Mechatronics is the technical name for this topic of study and requires an acquired knowledge of each of the technologies incorporated. This course of study will bring the student to a level of understanding in each of the areas sufficient to enable the student to make usable applications controlled through a programmable device. Transferability of units will be determined by the receiving authority. (CSU)