ELC128 Introduction to Programmable Logic Controller

This course introduces the programmable logic controller (PLC) and its associated applications. Topics include ladder logic diagrams, input/output modules, power supplies, surge protection, selection/installation of controllers, and interfacing of controllers with equipment. Upon completion, students should be able to understand basic PLC systems and create simple programs.
Course ID: ELC-128
Credits: 3
Class Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 3
Clinical Hours: