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Instrumentation (C) Certificate

Purpose Statement

This program prepares students for careers in an entry-level maintenance, instrument and electrical positions within chemical plants, refineries, pipeline transmission companies, and industrial manufacturing.  This certificate helps students understand the basics in theory, physics, fundamentals, and safety in the field of instrumentation (including the measurement of flow, level, and temperature), and electricity (including AC and DC circuits).

Program of Study
Course Subject Course Title Credit Hours
First Semester
CETT 1403 DC Circuits 4
COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing 3
INCR 1402 Physics of Instrumentation 4
INTC 1358 Flow & Measurement Calibration 3
MATHMATH 1314 College Algebra OR MATH 1332 Contemporary Mathematics 3
Total Hours: 17
Second Semester
CETT 1405 AC Circuits 4
INCR 1442* Measurement & Process Control Theory 4
INTC 1301 Principals of Industrial Measurements I 3
PTAC 1408 Safety, Health & Environment I 4
Total Hours: 15
Grand Total: 32

*Prerequisite: INCR 1402 Physics of Instrumentation

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