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EET 235 - Programmable Controllers

Lecture Hours: 2 Lab Hours: 3 Credits: 3

Description: This course is a study of relay logic, ladder diagrams, theory of operation, and applications. Loading ladder diagrams, debugging, and trouble-shooting techniques are applied to programmable controllers.

Course Topics:
  • Basic relay logic diagrams
  • Basic PLC ladder logic diagrams.
  • PLC hardware, operation, and theory of use.
  • The design and programming of ladder logic programs.

Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn website
Required Materials:
  • EET 235 laboratory manual

Grading System:
An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.

A =  90 - 100
B =   80 - 89
C =   70 - 79
D =   60 - 69
F =     0 - 59

Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Design, troubleshoot and test electronic and industrial circuits.
  2. Use electronic and industrial schematics in finding solutions to given case studies, scenarios or word problems.
  3. Use programming software to code solutions for engineering technology problems.
  4. Choose the appropriate solution to engineering technology problems based on given criteria.

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