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2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AMT 101 - Automated Manufacturing Overview

Class: 2 Credits: 2
This course is a survey of automated manufacturing concepts.

Course Topics:
  • Production Systems
  • Manufacturing Operations
  • Manufacturing Models and Metrics
  • Introduction to Automation
  • Industrial Control Systems
  • Hardware Components for Automation and Process Control
  • Industrial Robotics

Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn Web site
Required Materials:
  • Text Book
  • Common Classroom Materials
  • Microsoft Office

Grading System:
A 90 - 100
B 80 - 89
C 70 - 79
D 60 - 69
F 0 - 59
Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Evaluate degrees of automation and assign the proper degree based on manufacturing requirements.
  2. Compare past, present and future manufacturing methodology with advances in technology.
  3. Develop a broader understanding of terminology used in the field of automation and process systems.
  4. Distinguish between the various levels of automation and control systems that are commonly used in industry.
  5. Assess the types of hardware that might be required in an automated manufacturing plant.
  6. Analyze the anatomy of robotic equipment and its peripheral interfacing.
  7. Differentiate between manufacturing environments where manual labor or automation might be the best solution.

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  • Required materials for all online courses
  • Mandatory Attendance Requirement
  • Proctored Exams

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  • Academic Integrity
  • Academic Misconduct
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  • Appeals Process
  • Class Attendance
  • Classroom Behavior (traditional and online)
  • Classroom Conduct/Expectations
  • Lab Procedures (general SCC policy regarding this)
  • Online Confidentiality
  • Services For Students with Disabilities
  • Withdrawal Policy

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