Introduction to Automation

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
ATR
112
2
3
0
3
Prerequisite:

None

Corequisite:

None

This course introduces the basic principles of automated manufacturing and describes the tasks that technicians perform on the job. Topics include the history, development, and current applications of robots and automated systems including their configuration, operation, components, and controls. Upon completion, students should be able to understand the basic concepts of automation and robotic systems.