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DSTC 1413   Technical Design Elements I
Advanced drafting, CAD and solid modeling procedures for electrical/electronic, welding, sheet metal, and mechanical elements. Emphasis is placed on a general knowledge of the functions of the elements in each area. Class 2. Lab 4. Prerequisites: DSTC 1203 or ENGR 1513 or consent of instructor. (Fall)
 
EETC 3434   Electrical Machinery and Controls
The theory, construction, operation, and control of electrical generators, motors, transformers, and converters; Instrumentation and control systems including analog, digital, and programmable controllers used in both open- and closed-loop control systems. Applications of the different types of control systems along with sensors, transducers, and final correcting devices are studied. Class 3. Lab 2. Prerequisites: EETC 1041, EETC 1042, and MATH 1613.. (Fall)
 
GETC 3323   Modern Manufacturing Methods
A survey of modern manufacturing equipment and processes used for converting raw materials to finished products, including various methods of machining, casting and forming. Course also introduces composite manufacturing and more nontraditional processes and general manufacturing principles such as quality control and just-in-time and six sigma methods. Class 3. Prerequisite: GETC 2313 or ENGR 2313. (Spring)
 
MJET 2021   Materials Joining Fundamentals Laboratory
Laboratory experience in welding and materials joining, using low hydrogen and other shielded metal arc electrodes, gas tungsten arc welding, and plastics joining. Includes basic experimental methods and introduction to laboratory report writing. Lab 3. Prerequisite: ENGR 1311. Corequisite: MJET 2023 (Spring)
 
MJET 2023   Materials Joining Fundamentals
Fundamentals of materials joining theory, principles and application. Includes basics of interatomic and interfacial bonding, process characteristics and classification, arc physics and metal transfer, energy and power sources, heat flow, distortion and residual stress, joint design and weld symbols, inspection and quality, safety and health, economics and process selection. Class 3. Prerequisite: ENGR 1311. Corequisite: MJET 2021. (Spring)
 
      Approved Elective for APET
An approved elective may be chosen from:
DSTC 2613 Architectural Design Elements
DSTC 3423 Technical Design Elements II
EETC 4233 Instrumentation and Controls
EETC 4543 Digital Communications and Processes
GETC 3323 Modern Manufacturing Methods
METC 4433 Elements of Machine Design.
Class 3.
 
      Approved Elective for APET
An approved elective may be chosen from:
DSTC 2613 Architectural Design Elements
DSTC 3423 Technical Design Elements II
EETC 4233 Instrumentation and Controls
EETC 4543 Digital Communications and Processes
GETC 3323 Modern Manufacturing Methods
METC 4433 Elements of Machine Design.
Class 3.
 
Total Hours: 20
Notes: This minor is for Engineering majors only.
The Approved Elective may be chosen from:
DSTC 3433 Solids Modeling (Spring)
DSTC 3423 Technical Design Elements II (Spring)
EETC 4313 Digital & Microcontroller Design (Fall)
EETC 4523 Electronic Communications and Processes (Spring)
METC 4424 Machine Design & Kinematics (Spring)
MJTC 4214 Joining of Metals (Fall)