IS13 Industrial Systems Technology, Associate of Applied Science Degree

Offered at the Griffin and Flint River Campuses

Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
Minimum Length of Program: 4 terms
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 63

Program Description

The Industrial Systems Technology degree program is designed for the student who wishes to prepare for a career as an Industrial Systems technician/electrician. The program provides learning opportunities that introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and technical knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Additionally, the program provides opportunities to retrain or upgrade present knowledge and skills. The degree program teaches skills in Industrial Systems Technology providing background skills in several areas of industrial maintenance including electronics, industrial wiring, motors, controls, PLCs, instrumentation, fluid power, mechanical, pumps and piping, and computers. Graduates of the program receive an Industrial Systems technology degree that qualifies them for employment as industrial electricians or industrial systems technicians.

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.

Contact Us

Merrel Denham, Program Coordinator

Email: Merrel.Denham@sctech.edu

Phone: (770) 467-6054

Program Courses

First Term

IDSY 1170Industrial Mechanics

4

 

Area I - Language Arts/Communication—Required

ENGL 1101Composition and Rhetoric

3

Total Credit Hours:3

 

Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics—Choose one of the following

MATH 1111College Algebra

3

OR

MATH 1100Quantitative Skills and Reasoning

3

OR

MATH 1101Mathematical Modeling

3

OR

MATH 1103Quantitative Skills and Reasoning

3

Total Credit Hours:3

Math 1100: Course will be accepted when transferred in from another institution with a grade of a C or better but may not be offered at this institution.

Select One of the Following DC Courses

IDSY 1101DC Circuit Analysis

3

OR

IDFC 1011Direct Current I

3

OR

ELTR 1010Direct Current Fundamentals

3

 

Select One of the Following AC Courses

ELTR 1020Alternating Current Fundamentals

3

OR

IDFC 1012Alternating Current I

3

OR

IDSY 1105AC Circuit Analysis

3

 

Second Term

IDSY 1110Industrial Motor Controls I

4

IDSY 1130Industrial Wiring

4

IDSY 1190Fluid Power Systems

4

Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences elective—Choose one: (Required)

ECON 1101Principles of Economics

3

OR

PSYC 1101Introductory Psychology

3

OR

SOCI 1101Introduction to Sociology

3

OR

POLS 1101American Government

3

OR

HIST 1111World History I

3

OR

HIST 2111U.S. History I

3

Total Credit Hours:3

Third Term

IDSY 1120Basic Industrial PLC's

4

IDSY 1195Pumps and Piping Systems

3

IDSY 1210Industrial Motor Controls II

4

Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts elective—Choose one: (Required)

HUMN 1101Introduction to Humanities

3

OR

MUSC 1101Music Appreciation

3

OR

ARTS 1101Art Appreciation

3

OR

ENGL 2130American Literature

3

OR

THEA 1101Theatre Appreciation

3

Total Credit Hours:3

General Core elective: (Required)

Choose one non-repetitive course from Area I, II, III, or IV (see General Education Core Classes in this catalog)

Total Credit Hours:3

Fourth Term

Specific Occupational Elective (11)

IDSY 1220Intermediate Industrial PLC's

4

Specific Occupational Elective - Choose 11 Credit Hours

 

 REQUIRED

IDSY 1230Industrial Instrumentation

4

IDFC 1007Industrial Safety Procedures

2

OR

Any Course (s) from the Following:

3

AIRC

CIST

COMP

OR

COLL

DFTG

ELCR

ELTR

IDFC

IDSY

MCHT

WELD