ELE 224: Programmable Controllers (PLCs) I

This is an introductory, lab-based course which covers PLC hardware, and relay-type, timer, counter, data manipulation, math and program control instructions, with an emphasis on troubleshooting. Weekly labs use Allen Bradley SLC, PLC-5 and ControlLogix controllers and RSLogix software. This course is intended for Industrial Electronics and Mechatronics students, electricians, electrician (and other) apprentices, technicians and engineers. The title of this course was previously Introduction to PLCs.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6

Class offerings by semester

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021 
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offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

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Description Hours
Credits 4
Lecture Hours 60
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 30
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 90

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