INSTRUMENTATION AND CONTROLS TECHNICIAN (IA13)

The Instrumentation and Controls Technician Associate of Applied Science Degree provides students with a basic knowledge of instrumentation and control maintenance functions such as troubleshooting, repair, and installation of instruments, control devices, and electronic equipment. Instruction is performed through a combination of theory and hands-on training.

Associate Degree
Program Length 68 Credit Hours
Education Requirements High School Diploma or GED required, Minimum Age: 18
Entrance Dates Every semester
Offered Macon Campus

Instrumentation and Controls Technician Associate Degree Curriculum
   

Credit Hours

General Education Core Courses
16
Area I - Language Arts/Communication  
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric
3
     
Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences  
XXXX xxxx Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective
3
     
Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics  
PHYS 1110 Conceptual Physics
3
PHYS 1110L Conceptual Physics Lab
1
  Choose one (1) of the following two Math courses:  
MATH 1101 Mathematical Modeling
3
  OR  
MATH 1111 College Algebra
(3)
     
Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts  
  Choose one (1) of the following courses:  
HUMN 1101 Introduction to Humanities
3
  OR  
ARTS 1101 Art Appreciation
(3)
     
Occupational Courses 52
ICET 2040 Fundamentals of Pressure, Temperature, and Flow
5
ICET 2060 Instrumentation Maintenance and Calibration
5
ICET 2080 Final Control Elements
4
IDSY 1110 Industrial Motor Controls I
4
IDSY 1120 Basic Industrial PLCs
4
IDSY 1210 Industrial Motor Controls II
4
IDSY 1230 Industrial Instrumentation
4
IDSY 2750 Human Machine Interface
4
IDSY 2800 Advanced Process Control
4
IDSY 2830 Networking Industrial Equipment
4
IDSY 2850 Industrial Graphical Communication
4
Select one (1) of the following AC courses:
ELTR 1020 Electrical Systems 3
IDFC 1012 Alternating Current I 3
IDSY 1105 AC Circuit Analysis 3
Select one (1) of the following DC courses:
IDFC 1011 Direct Current I 3
IDSY 1101 DC Circuit Analysis 3
     
 
Total Hours
68