Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

Industrial Maintenance Technology

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)
Diploma
1 year (2 terms)

Industry endorsement earned
Forklift Class 1, 3, 4, 5, 7; OSHA 10-General Industry; 50+ High Voltage Arc Flash; Residential Voltage Arc Flash; Rigging, Lifting and Cribbing; JSEA-Job Safety & Environmental Analysis; Adult First Aid with CPR; National Career Readiness Certificate.

The Industrial Maintenance Technology program prepares students for a broad range of industrial maintenance related careers using industry guided curriculum combined with practical hands-on labs. First year studies focus on concepts and technologies that include, but are not limited to, basic electrical theory, motors and transformers, industrial controls and wiring, electrical print design and reading, industrial maintenance concepts (mechanical and electrical), applied physics and mathematics.

During the second year, students are introduced to a broad range of industrial technologies and processes that are commonplace in today's industrial environments. While in this program, students gain experience and skills in a wide variety of disciplines, such as basic construction and framing, plumbing, print reading, welding, fabrication and light machining.

Career opportunities: commercial electrician; plant maintenance technician; maintenance mechanic; maintenance electrician; millwright.

Degree Requirements

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Term 1-Fall

ELE-364

Basic Electrical Circuits

4

IND-156

Microcomputers for the Trades OR

2

CSC-110

Introduction to Computers

 

IND-167

Torqueing and Tensioning

1

ATR-300

Mechanical Drive Systems I

2

ATR-302

Mechanical Drive Systems II

1

MAT-232

Applied Industrial Math for Technicians

3

MAT-234

Applied Electrical Mathematics for Technicians OR

1

MAT-745

Technical Mathematics I OR

 

MAT-707

Algebra Mastery I OR

 

MAT-103

Applied Mathematics Topics for Advanced Manufacturing

 

 

 

14

Term 2-Spring

PHY-180

Applied Physics I OR

2

PHY-120

Introductory Physics OR

 

PHY-190

Physics I

 

ELT-224

Motors and Transformers

5

ATR-310

Industrial Controls

5

ATR-136

Programmable Logic Controllers for Manufacturing

4

 

 

16

Term 3-Summer

MFG-104

Light Machining For Maintenance Trades

3

WEL-267

Welding for Maintenance Trades

3

ATR-316

Instrumentation & Control Devices

2

ATR-319

Process Control I

4

 

 

12

Term 4-Fall

ELE-365

Industrial Wiring

3

PLU-101

Pipefitting for Maintenance Trades

2

ATR-327

Process Controls II

4

ATR-309

Controls Capstone

3

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Humanities or History/Cultures Course

3

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Communication Course

3

 

 

18

Term 5-Spring

ATR-126

Advanced Maintenance Technologies

2

IND-196

Fundamentals of Hydraulics and Pneumatic Systems

5

WEL-208

Introduction to Fabrication

2

MGT-145

Human Relations in Management OR

3

PSY-111

Introduction to Psychology

 

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Communication Course

3

 

 

15

Total program credit hours

75

Electromechanical Technology Diploma Requirements

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Term 1

ELE-364

Basic Electrical Circuits

4

IND-156

Microcomputers for the Trades OR

2

CSC-110

Introduction to Computers

 

IND-167

Torqueing and Tensioning

1

ATR-300

Mechanical Drive Systems I

2

ATR-302

Mechanical Drive Systems II

1

MAT-232

Applied Industrial Math for Technicians

3

MAT-234

Applied Electrical Mathematics for Technicians OR

1

MAT-745

Technical Mathematics I OR

 

MAT-707

Algebra Mastery I OR

 

MAT-103

Applied Mathematics Topics for Advanced Manufacturing

 

 

 

14

Term 2

PHY-180

Applied Physics I OR

2

PHY-120

Introductory Physics OR

 

PHY-190

Physics I

 

ELT-224

Motors and Transformers

5

ATR-310

Industrial Controls

5

ATR-136

Programmable Logic Controllers for Manufacturing

4

 

 

16

Total program credit hours

30

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