NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog 
    Dec 09, 2018  
NWCCD 2017-18 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

Industrial Electricity AAS

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The Industrial Electricity AAS program prepares students to install, test, inspect, troubleshoot, and service electrical equipment vital to the operation of commercial businesses and industry.  This equipment includes motors, generators, pumps, lighting systems, and associated electrical controls.  This program includes specialized courses where students work with equipment used in industry.

Industrial Electricity Program Outcomes

  • Apply electrical safety practices and procedures.
  • Utilize a programmable logic controller.
  • Interpret electrical drawings and diagrams.
  • Demonstrate AC and DC motor drive principles.
  • Utilize Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 30 and the National Electrical Code (NEC) for electrical design and installation.
  • Perform comprehensive electrical troubleshooting with applicable tools and instruments.

Required Course of Study for AAS Degree

Industrial Electricity - Freshman Year

Industrial Electricity - Sophomore Year

Total Degree Credit Hours: 60-60.5

Program Electives

TECH 2980 - Technical Co-op, any couse with prefix: COSC, CMAP, DESL, ELTR, ELAP, ENTK, ES, MINE, PHYS, WELD with not more than eight credits from any one prefix, and any MATH class with course number 1400 or higher (including MATH 1500 - Applied Math).

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