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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Automation Technology Level II
Major: 5630
First Term: 2012 Spring    Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 15-17
CIPS Code: 15.0403
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: Shared by: MC (View Moratorium Programs)
Occupational Area: Manufacturing/Electronics/Electrical Technology
Instructional Council: Applied Technology (57)
GPA: 2.00

Detailed Program Information

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Automation Technology Level II program allows students to be able to evaluate and troubleshoot minor system problems and contribute to their solution or correction. Companies may authorize these employees to perform specific repairs and adjustments. If there are major system problems, this person is expected to recognize the situation and report the technical information to the appropriate repair person.

Program Notes:
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program
+ indicates course has prerequisite and/or corequisites

Admission Criteria:
Math assessment score placing students into MAT090 or higher, or permission by department

Program Prerequisites
 Credits: 17
 Certificate of Completion in Automation Technology Level I (5000)17
Required Courses
 Credits: 15-17
 ATP130DC Circuit Analysis2
 ATP135AC Circuit Analysis2
+ATP150Fluid Power 1 - Hydraulics, Pneumatics, and Vacuum Concepts2
 ATP175Introduction to Motors and Motor Controls2
 ATP180PLC 1 - Introduction to Ladder Logic2
+ATP200Sensors and Measurement2
+MAT120Intermediate Algebra (5) OR 
+MAT121Intermediate Algebra (4) OR 
+MAT122Intermediate Algebra (3) OR 
  Equivalent or higher-level mathematics course3-5

Program Competencies
1.Apply mathematical concepts to problem solving. (ATP130, ATP135, ATP150, ATP200, MAT120, MAT121, MAT122)
2.Measure voltage, current, and resistance. (ATP130, ATP135, MAT121)
3.Troubleshoot resistive and capacitive circuits. (ATP130, ATP135, MAT121)
4.Install Hydraulic, Pneumatic, and Vacuum components. (ATP150)
5.Differentiate common motors and motor controls. (ATP175)
6.Apply common PLC program instructions. (ATP180)
7.Integrate sensors and measurement applications. (ATP200)

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.