Industrial Technology Courses
INDT 100 3 credits
Introduction to Aerospace Electronics
Introduction to careers in aerospace and related industries. Hands-on practice in basic electrical/electronic laboratory procedures including measurement, meters, use and maintenance of other tools and equipment. Emphasizes personal safety and maintaining a safe workplace.
INDT 135 5 credits
Metal Fabrication I
Designed to introduce commonly used metal fabrication techniques. Including but not limited to: measuring instrumentation, metal preparation, welding, machines (drills, saws, grinders, mills and lathes) and metal bending devices. Emphasis placed on the safe use of tooling, preplanning and fabrication of structurally sound projects. Prerequisite: WELD 128.
INDT 136 3 credits
Metal Fabrication II
Introduces an intermediate level of fabrication techniques such as measurement instrumentation, metal preparation, welding, machines (drills, saws, grinders, mills and lathes) and metal benders. Emphasis is placed on the safe use of tooling, pre-planning and fabrication of structurally sound projects. Prerequisites: INDT 135.
INDT 140 2 credits
Bi-monthly power plant or production facility tours introduce specific working environments. Mechanical and electrical operational principles, workplace safety, OSHA/WISHA compliance, Personal Protective Equipment, apprenticeship opportunities, wages, and individual employment responsibilities will be addressed. Employee handbooks, accident investigations and safety materials will be discussed in lecture.
INDT 164 5 credits
An overview of the proper maintenance associated with industrial and commercial equipment. Both mechanical and electrical hands-on skills will be included. Students will study bearing and bearing failures, vibration analysis, thermal imaging, specific plant safety hazards and the monetary benefits of a well executed maintenance strategy.
INDT 250 2 credits
Aerospace Electronics Capstone
Culmination of year-long certificate program including final project. Includes review for industry certification testing, guidance for compilation of simple portfolio for job-seeking purposes, and other job-seeking activities.
INDT 276 3 credits
Digital Design Capstone
Provides a capstone experience for the digital design program, including practical application of the design and computer skills learned within the degree, portfolio development, and industry familiarity. Prerequisites: capstone of program sequence, taken in the last quarter.