2023 - 2024 Dallas College Catalog

2023 - 2024 Catalog
Program: Robotics/Electronics/Automation
Title: Robotics and Industrial Automation A.A.S.

(Associate of Applied Science Degree)

Mountain View and Richland campus only
  • Students pursuing this award program are required to meet Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites.
  • Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

Degree Plan Code: AAS.REA.ROBOT.IND

Robotics and Industrial Automation technicians install, maintain, troubleshoot, and repair equipment used in industrial and automated settings. Topics covered in this program include electronics principles, circuit troubleshooting, PLC, motor controls, hydraulics and pneumatics, robotics, and industrial automation.

Course Course Title Credit Hours
CETT 1403 DC Circuits 4
RBTC 1405 Robotic Fundamentals 4
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication 3
SPCH 1315 Fundamentals of Public Speaking (3)
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
Semester Total 14
Course Course Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1301 Composition 1 3
RBTC 1401 Programmable Logic Controllers 4
ELPT 2419 Programmable Logic Controllers 1 (4)
CETT 1405 AC Circuits 4
CETT 1425 Digital Fundamentals 4
QCTC 1341 Statistical Process Control 3
TECM 1317 Technical Trigonometry (3)
MATH 1316 Plane Trigonometry (3)
Semester Total 18
Course Course Title Credit Hours
RBTC 2445 Robot Application, Set-Up and Testing 4
INTC 1457 DC/AC Motor Controls 4
RBTC 1451 Robotic Mechanisms 4
ENTC 2280 Cooperative Education-Engineering Technology, General 2
EECT 1104 Electronic Soldering (1)
EECT 1191 Special Topics in Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering Technology (1)
Semester Total 14
Course Course Title Credit Hours
INMT 1417 Industrial Automation 4
ELMT 1405 Basic Fluid Power 4
HYDR 1445 Hydraulics and Pneumatics (4)
Elective Social/Behavioral Science 1 3
Elective Humanities/Fine Arts 2 3
Semester Total 14
Minimum Hours Required 60

1 Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Social/Behavioral Sciences.

2 Humanities/Fine Arts Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Humanities/Fine Arts.

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.