MECH 1380 - Computer Integrated Manufacturing
This course teaches the basics of computer integrated manufacturing (CIM) technology, work cell manufacturing, and automated manufacturing processes. Students will learn the basics of process control and the integration of such to achieve machine movement and integration. Also includes an overview of PLC systems and components; hardware and program configuration; remote and local I/O; typical instruction sets including on/off, timers, counters, word and bit comparisons, and sequencer control, class 2 hours, lab 3 hours.
Prereq(s): MECH 1340, MECH 1310 [on demand] Note(s): Student must be at College level Reading, Writing and Math to take this course.
This course is an elective course in the AAS Engineering Systems Technology. This course is a required course in AAS Mechatronics Technology.
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