Oct 01, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog

AMT 105 - Robotics and Automated Control

Class: 2 Lab: 3 Credits: 3
This course includes assembling, testing, and repairing equipment used in automation. Concentration is on connecting, testing, and evaluating automated controls and systems.

Course Topics:
  • Introduction to industrial robotics
  • Fundamentals of robotics
  • Programming the robot
  • Industrial applications

Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn Web site
Required Materials:
  • Standard class room supplies
  • Safety glasses are required when working in the lab environment.
  • No open-toed or open-heeled shoes are to be worn in the lab.
  • Students should obey all posted safety rules.
  • 5 x 8 index cards (Approximately 25)
  • 2 Binder Rings

USB storage device that can be temporarily dedicated for use in this class

Grading System:
A 90 - 100
B 80 - 89
C 70 - 79
D 60 - 69
F 0 - 59
Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Distinguish the elements of an automated system.
  2. Classify the different robot configurations used in industry.
  3. Distinguish between safety considerations for personnel, work areas, operations and maintenance.
  4. Create robot programs.
  5. Classify the type of electrical and mechanical systems that are used in robotics and other automated systems.
  6. Analyze operating difficulties of installed robots and describe the necessary corrective adjustments to return the robot to normal operations.
  7. Complete a glossary of terms encompassing the subject matter described in these course objectives.

For SCC Online Courses:
If the course you are taking is online, please review the SCC Online Policies that include:

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

Face Covering Requirements:
All faculty, staff and students must wear a face mask/covering at all times (absent a medical condition) on all SCC campuses when safe social distancing measures are not possible or difficult to follow. For further details, refer to the Student Guidelines for Face Coverings and Social Distancing on the SCC Coronavirus COVID-19 Information page.
Standard SCC Course Policies:
Please review the Standard SCC Course Polices on the following topics:

  • Academic Integrity
  • Academic Misconduct
  • Add/Drop period
  • 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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