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2019-2020 General Catalog 
    
2019-2020 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Industrial Technology, Automation and Controls Concentration, AAS


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The Associate of Applied Science in Industrial Technology Automation and Controls program provides the graduate the opportunity to work as industrial electronic technicians in the growing Automation and Controls industry.

Learning Outcomes:

The program outcomes for the Associate of Applied Science in Industrial Technology with concentration in Automation and Controls will ensure the students have demonstrated the ability to:

  1. identify and communicate automation and controls knowledge and techniques used in the industry with a focus on the ever-increasing demands of manufacturing, construction, and engineering;
  2. interact with engineers, architects, and other technical professionals in the field;
  3. install and program PLC systems and robotic systems;
  4. troubleshoot and repair automation and controls systems;
  5. solder and repair PC boards; and
  6. use electrical test equipment for analyzing circuits.

Specific Degree Information:

Students are encouraged to meet with an academic advisor concerning required courses and sequencing for this degree. This program articulates with one or more institutions or agencies. Refer to the Articulation Agreements   section of the catalog for further detail.

This program is accredited by the Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE). In order to be eligible for graduation from this program transfer students must successfully complete a minimum of 12 technical credit hours from Bossier Parish Community College.

Required Courses for Associate of Applied Science in Industrial Technology with Concentration in Automation and Controls:

Freshman Year


Sophomore Year


First Semester: 17 Hours


Second Semester: 14 Hours


Total Credit Hours: 63


*Industrial Technology Technical Electives must be chosen from: AMFG 110 , AMFG 202 , AMFG 210 ,  ISAF 210 , OGPT 101 TEED 151 TEED 153 ,  TEED 161 , TEED 162 TEED 201 TEED 206 TEED 220 TEED 252 TEED 264 TEED 280 WELD 101 , or approved by program director  

**Approved general education elective courses can be found at www.bpcc.edu/catalog/current/generaldegreereq.html#generaleducationcourses

For a full list of course descriptions with prerequisites see: /www.bpcc.edu/catalog/current/coursedescriptions

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