Advanced Manufacturing And Robotics Technologies

Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

Advanced Manufacturing And Robotics Technologies

Industrial Technologies

101 Jones Hall

319-398-4983

www.kirkwood.edu/industrialtech

Entry time
Fall

Award
Associate of Applied Science degree
2 years (5 terms including summer)
Certificate
3 terms

This multi-skilled degree prepares you for an exciting and rewarding career in the high demand, advanced manufacturing careers of product design, CNC machining/forming, production welding, quality control, and robotic programming and integration. Possessing multiple skill sets in today's workforce positions and prepares you well for career advancements and increased earnings throughout your lifetime.

Graduates of this program can go on to complete a four-year degree at UNI or the University of Iowa.

This program requires the following third-party credentials: OSA 10-General Industry, Adult First Aid with CPR, Forklift Class 1, 3, 5, 7, GMAW AWS Certification and National Career Readiness Certificate.

Career opportunities: Laser cutter operator, Water jet cutter operator, CNC punch press operator, CNC press brake operator, CNC mill operator, CNC lathe operator, TIG welder, MIG welder, CAD designer, Quality control inspector, Robotics technician, Robotics engineer.

Degree Requirements

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Term 1

MFG-393

Introduction to Machine Shop

4

WEL-153

Virtual Reality Welding

1

WEL-228

Introduction to Welding, Safety & Health of Welders: SENSE 1

1

WEL-244

Gas Metal Arc Welding Short Circuit Transfer: SENSE 1

2

MAT-232

Applied Industrial Math for Technicians

3

MAT-103

Applied Math Topics for Advanced Manufacturing

1

IND-156

Microcomputers for the Trades OR

2

CSC-110

Introduction to Computers

 

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Communications Course

3

 

 

17

Term 2

MFG-394

CNC Machine Tool Operations

4

ELE-364

Basic Electrical Circuits

4

EGT-450

PLTW-Computer Integrated Manufacturing

3

ATR-105

Industrial Robotics

3

MFG-103

Applied Metallurgy

3

 

 

17

Term 3

MFG-339

CNC Press Brake Operator (NIMS)

2

ATR-136

Programmable Logic Controllers for Manufacturing

4

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Communications Course

3

MGT-145

Human Relations in Management OR

3

PSY-111

Introduction to Psychology

 

 

 

12

Term 4

CAD-237

Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing

3

CAD-300

AutoCAD for Applied Engineering

2

CAD-140

Parametric Solid Modeling I

3

PHY-180

Applied Physics I OR

2

PHY-190

Physics I

 

ATR-134

Robot Machine Integration

3

ATR-254

PLC Integration

4

SDV-135

Job Seeking Skills

1

 

 

18

Term 5

MFG-395

CNC Machine Tool Program and Setup

4

MFG-396

Alternative Manufacturing Processes

3

BUS-280

Fundamentals of Lean Process Improvement

3

ATR-135

Advanced Manufacturing and Robotics Technologies Capstone

3

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Humanities or History/Culture Course

3

 

 

16

Total program credit hours

80

Optional

MFG-924

Honors Project

1

Industrial Robotics Certificate Requirements

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Term 1

MAT-232

Applied Industrial Math for Technicians

3

WEL-153

Virtual Reality Welding

1

WEL-228

Introduction to Welding, Safety & Health of Welders: SENSE 1

1

WEL-244

Gas Metal Arc Welding Short Circuit Transfer: SENSE 1

2

 

 

7

Term 2

ELE-364

Basic Electrical Circuits

4

EGT-450

PLTW-Computer Integrated Manufacturing

3

ATR-105

Industrial Robotics

3

 

 

10

Term 3

ATR-134

Robot Machine Integration

3

ATR-136

Programmable Logic Controllers for Manufacuring

4

 

 

7

Total program credit hours

24

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