Programmable Controllers

This is an upper level course in programmable logic controllers (PLC). The course includes the following topics: PLC overview, the input/output section, processor unit, programming the devices, memory organization, ladder diagrams, numbering systems, relay instructions, beginning programming, and professionalism
Date:
2014
Primary Material Type:
Hybrid/Blended Course
Other Material Types:
Quiz/Test
Institution:
Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College
TAACCCT Round:
1
Subjects:
Programmable Controllers, PLC, PLC Overview, Input/ Output Section, Processor Unit, Programming Devices, Memory Organization, Ladder Diagrams, Numbering Systems, Relay Instructions, Beginning Programming, Professionalism

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
advisory board members
Industry Sector:
Manufacturing -- Miscellaneous Manufacturing (339)
Occupation:
Production Occupations (51-0000)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Engineering Technologies/Technicians (15)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
  • Stacked/Latticed Credential Model
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
Time Required:
semester
Language:
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Active - requires user to respond to prompts, questions, etc.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Consultations during development of instructional materials
  • Participation as an ongoing member of team developing the instructional materials
  • Conducting an evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Expertise of Project's Instructional Designers
Course Note:
this is an upper level course for students in the instrumentation option in the Engineering and Automated Manufacturing Program

Accessibility

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  • Text Access - Text to Speech
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  • Synchronized Text Track
  • Transcript Provided With Audio Content
  • Audio/Video Delivered Via Media Player
  • Non Flickering Content
  • Interactive - Text prompts

Copyright / Licensing

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Creative Commons License
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