ELEC 234

Advanced PLC/Motion Control (ELEC 234)

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Advanced PLC/Motion Control

Credits Contact Hours
2.0 4.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: Minimum grades of C in ELEC 233; MATH 127 or satisfactory test score, concurrent enrollment allowed. This course covers programming of PID loop, motion control, sensor utilization and open and closed loop control. Also covered are the safe operation and maintenance of sensors, transducers, controllers, and final control elements and other devices used to control industrial processes. Principles and practices relating to many kinds of devices used to control temperature, pressure, flow, level, force and motion will be studied. Hands-on training focuses on Allen-Bradley devices and Rockwell software. There is also an emphasis on troubleshooting PLC programs. [Semesters Offered: Fall]

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Day Time Campus Method Building
09/08/2020 - 12/18/2020 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM Niles Regular Michigan Technical Ed Center-214