• Program: Electronics Technology
  • Course: Industrial Controls
  • Course #: ELEC2400
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

This course covers the fundamental concepts of input and output transducer circuits, position and motion detection. These concepts will be studied from an analog and digital point of view.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Evaluate photoelectric and temperature transducers
Explain temperature transducer circuits and motion detection
Compute linear and rotary velocity and acceleration rates
Explain the photo interrupter and photo reflector detection systems
Explain analog and digital position detection
Explain the binary coded wheel, encoded wheel and increment wheel operations

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details

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