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COURSE NUMBER: ELEC275
COURSE TITLE:Industrial Automation
DIVISION:Technology
IAI CODE(S):
SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:5
CONTACT HOURS:105
STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS:225
DELIVERY MODE:In-Person

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
Application of the Programmable Logic Controller (see ELEC 269) to machine and process problems. An introduction of programmable controllers using application to industrial process and material handling.

PREREQUISITES:
ELEC269

NOTES:

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • Become more proficient in Ladder Logic programming.
  • Utilize the SLC 500 and MicroLogix Processors to control robotic equipment and other output devices.
  • Learn to edit and troubleshoot PLC programs with a personal computer.

TOPICAL OUTLINE:
  1. Reflective Optics Encoding with LED, revolutions display
  2. First In-First Out (FIFO) Shift Register Program
  3. Sequencer Program
  4. Jump/Label Program
  5. Subroutines Program
  6. Program Development Exercises:
    1. Optical Encoded Postioning-Micrologix 1000
    2. Stepper Motor Index Drilling-PLC-5
    3. Liquid Measuring Process-SLC 500 Family

TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
Handouts, ABB Robot Handouts

See bookstore website for current book(s) at https://www.dacc.edu/bookstore

EVALUATION:
Lab Evaluations
Practical Exams

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

STUDENT CONDUCT CODE:
Membership in the DACC community brings both rights and responsibility. As a student at DACC, you are expected to exhibit conduct compatible with the educational mission of the College. Academic dishonesty, including but not limited to, cheating and plagiarism, is not tolerated. A DACC student is also required to abide by the acceptable use policies of copyright and peer-to-peer file sharing. It is the student’s responsibility to become familiar with and adhere to the Student Code of Conduct as contained in the DACC Student Handbook. The Student Handbook is available in the Information Office in Vermilion Hall and online at: https://www.dacc.edu/student-handbook

DISABILITY SERVICES:
Any student who feels s/he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Testing & Academic Services Center at 217-443-8708 (TTY 217-443-8701) or stop by Cannon Hall Room 103. Please speak with your instructor privately to discuss your specific accommodation needs in this course.

REVISION:
Spring 2019

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