Department of Engineering

EGN 184

Engineering Tools: Industrial Power

Course Description: An introductory course to help students become familiar with hydraulics, pneumatics, and programmable logic controllers (PLCs). Students will work with input and output components and learn the basics of PLC programming and downloading. During these hands-on lab exercises, Allen Bradley PLCs will be interfaced and control pneumatic power systems.

Curriculum: General elective
Prerequisites: None
Instructors: John Marshall
Frequency: Spring, odd year (see the Course Offering Plan)
Delivery: Lecture 1 hr., Lab. 1 hr.
Credits: 1