Introduction to PLC

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
ELC
128
2
3
0
3
Prerequisite:

None

Corequisite:

None

This course introduces the programmable logic controller (PLC) and its associated applications. Topics include ladder logic diagrams, input/output modules, power supplies, surge protection, selection/installation of controllers, and interfacing of controllers with equipment. Upon completion, students should be able to install PLCs and create simple programs.