Feb 22, 2020  
NIACC Catalog 2018-2019 
NIACC Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ELT - 170 Introduction to PLCs

(3 s.h.)

Introduction to programmable logic controllers (PLCs) using computer simulation of the Allen Bradley SLC500 and RSLogix 500 programming software, elementary ladder logic and discrete I/O instructions, counters, timers, program development techniques, and troubleshooting. Advanced topics in programmable logic controllers including program control instructions, math operations, sequencers, and data manipulation. This course is offered on campus as an instructor-supervised/student-paced format and is also offered online. Students enrolled in this course should expect to spend 75-90 hours (5-6 hours/week) to complete the course. If in an on-campus section, that time will be spent in the Industrial Systems Technology Lab.

Lecture Hours: 30
Lab Hours: 45
Clinical Hours: 0
Work Experience Hours: 0

Equivalent to 91-202, EMST-802.

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