Program Overview

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Industrial Technology Specialist


Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences Division, RoomT302, (847)543-2044

www.clcillinois.edu/programs/met
Degree: Associate in Applied Science,
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In this high-demand field, Industrial Technology Specialists install, operate, maintain, troubleshoot, and repair high-tech, cutting-edge automated manufacturing equipment in an industrial setting. Students will gain the following skills in this degree program: • Building System Maintenance • Piping Systems installation and repair • New technologies in industrial maintenance • Mechanical equipment installation, disassembly, troubleshooting, and repair. • Electrical controls and motor drive wiring, installation, and troubleshooting. • Hydraulic and pneumatic installation and troubleshooting. • Preventive maintenance • Laser shaft alignment. • Installation and repair of variable frequency drives • Welding


First Semester

12 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course ^

College Success Seminar

[2]

course

Basic Hydraulics

2

course

Basic Pneumatics

2

course

Mechanical Drives

2

course

Print Reading

2

course

Fundamentals of High Tech Manufacturing I

1

course

Fundamentals High Tech Manufacturing II

1

course

Mechatronics Measurement and Quantitative Skills

2

Second Semester

15 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course

Electrical Systems Wiring, Troubleshooting, and Repair

3

course

Industrial IoT Automated Manufacturing  

4

course

Mechatronics Control Applications

3

course

Mechanical Alignment and Bearings

2

course

General Welding I

3

Summer Semester

6 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course

Communication Skills

3

course

Centrifugal Pumps & Alignment

3

Third Semester

15 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course

Hydraulic System Operations

2

course

Pneumatic System Operations

2

course

Preventative and Periodic Maintenance

1

course

Building Systems Maintenance

2

course

Piping Systems

2

course

Applied Mathematics I

3

course

Technical Composition I

3

Fourth Semester

12 Credits

CoURSE

Title

Hours

course

Mechatronics Troubleshooting

2

course

Process Control Systems

2

Social and Behavioral Science elective

3

Humanities or Fine Arts elective

3

course

New Technologies in Mechanical Maintenance

2

Total Hours for A.A.S. Degree                 

60

^ The credit for CLC 120, College Success Seminar, is an institutional requirement for graduation. It is not part of the program requirements but must be completed with a D or better.

Additional math may be required for students who choose to pursue a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology (BSMET). Contact faculty member Margie Porter at (847) 543-2904 for additional information.