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Advanced PLC's and Integrated Architecture

Course Number: EST 255
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 60

Lecture Hours:40    Lab Hours:20


Description
The advanced PLC and Integrated Architecture course teaches programmable controllers by describing PLC orientation, operations, and programming languages. It covers basic PLC programming, PLC memory organization, PLC programming software and PLC program analysis. This course also introduces PLC troubleshooting by discussing levels of PLC troubleshooting, power supply troubleshooting, input troubleshooting and output troubleshooting. Skills also discussed include PLC Systems troubleshooting, event sequencing, application development, program control instructions, and math and data move instructions.
Integrated architecture is the convergence of Control and Information for plant-wide optimization and builder performance. Integrated architecture delivers plant wide optimization, machine builder performance, and sustainable production and serves as a foundation to help you improve productivity with better asset utilization and system performance, promote globalization with easy access to actionable, plant-wide information, support sustainability with extended product life cycles and better asset utilization, and cultivate innovation with increased system flexibility and technical risk mitigation. Prerequisite: EST 133.

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Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
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*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)