The Certificate of Achievement in Industrial Automation is designed to prepare students for optimal success in higher education and technical careers in an environment that will encourage a lifelong pursuit of learning. This certificate encompasses the essential skills that can be put to use as an industrial technician, automation specialist, maintenance mechanic, or field service representative. A certificate holder will also become a valuable addition to technology-focused employers. Teaching and learning strategies will include student-centered, competency-based, and hands-on instruction. In addition, the program will set in place quality customer/technician and employer/ employee relationship skills to assure workplace and educational competencies have been met.
Upon successful completion, the student will:
Students must complete the core courses listed below for the Certificate of Achievement in Industrial Automation. Students must also obtain a minimum grade point average of 2.0 with a grade of C or higher in all courses required for the major. A “P” (Pass) grade is not an acceptable grade for courses in this major.
Total Units: 12
|ELET B1A||Basic Electronics||3.0|
|ELET B3||Programmable Logic Controllers||3.0|
|ELET B4||Computer Integrated Manufacturing||3.0|
|ELET B58||Advanced Programmable Logic Controllers||3.0|