Course Catalog

Mechatronics Technology - MT23 (Effective Spring 2019)

Degree

Program Description: The Mechatronics Technology Degree Program is designed for the student who wishes to prepare for a career as an Mechatronics technician/electrician. The program provides learning opportunities that introduce, develop and reinforce academic and technical knowledge, skill, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Additionally, the program provides opportunities to retrain or upgrade present knowledge and skill. The Degree program teaches skills in Mechatronics Technology providing background skills in several areas of industrial maintenance including electronics, industrial wiring, motors, controls, PLC's, instrumentation, fluid power, mechanical, pumps and piping, and computers. Graduates of the program receive a Mechatronics Technology Degree that qualifies them for employment as industrial electricians or Mechatronics technicians.

Locations offered:
Valdosta

Requirements:

  • Submit a completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or High School Equivalency transcript
  • Submit official college transcripts, if applicable
  • Present acceptable ACCUPLACER, ACT, ASSET, COMPASS, PSAT, or SAT scores or GED score of 165 or higher or have one of the following: an associate degree or higher or have a HOPE GPA of 2.6 after the completion of 10th grade. Documentation on a college transcript of successful completion of appropriate courses from a regionally accredited college or university may be accepted in lieu of test scores.
Curriculum Credits

Curriculum Credits

General Core Courses

15

Area I - Language Arts/Communication 3
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric 3
Area II - Social/Behavior Science - Complete 3 Hours 3
Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics - Choose One of the Following (3 Hours) 3
MATH 1100 Quantitative Skills and Reasoning 3
MATH 1101 Mathematic Modeling 3
MATH 1111 College Algebra 3
Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts - Complete 3 Hours 3
Additional General Education Core Elective 3

Occupational Courses

45

IDFC 1013 Solid State Devices I 3
IDSY 1110 Industrial Motor Controls I 4
IDSY 1120 Basic Industrial PLC's 4
IDSY 1190 Fluid Power Systems 4
IDSY 1210 Industrial Motor Controls II 4
IDSY 1220 Intermediate Industrial PLC's 4
IDSY 1230 Industrial Instrumentation 4
AUMF 1150 Introduction to Robotics 3
MCTX 2250 Mechatronics Capstone 3
CIST 1401 Computer Networking Fundamentals 4
IDFC 1007 Industrial Safety Procedures 2
Direct Current I - Choose One of the Following (3 Hours) 3
IDSY 1101 DC Circuit Analysis 3
IDFC 1011 Direct Current I 3
ELTR 1010 Direct Current Fundamentals 3
Alternating Current I - Choose One of the Following (3 Hours) 3
IDSY 1105 AC Circuit Analysis 3
IDFC 1012 Alternating Current I 3
ELTR 1020 Alternating Current Fundamentals 3

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