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Course Description

This course describes the components and operation of a control system. Explore the relationship between control loop components and the selection of control valves. Pneumatic and electronic systems are compared. Learn about Programmable Logic Controllers and their applications.

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Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe control loops and control systems
  • Describe pneumatic and electronic transmitter operation
  • Describe a control loop and its component functions
  • Describe types and functions of control valves
  • Discuss components and function of Programmable Logic Controllers
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Section Title
Instrumentation - Control
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Mar 01, 2022 to Apr 18, 2022
Contact Hours
21.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $315.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 13, 2021 to Mar 13, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 13, 2021 to Mar 13, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Mar 14, 2022 to Apr 03, 2022
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Section Title
Instrumentation - Control
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
May 01, 2022 to Jun 18, 2022
Contact Hours
21.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $315.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Dec 13, 2021 to May 13, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Dec 13, 2021 to May 13, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
May 14, 2022 to Jun 03, 2022
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook
All required course materials are included in tuition fees.
Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course.
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