ELE 224: Introduction to PLCs
This course is an introduction to programmable logic controllers (PLCS) which covers PLC hardware, relay-type, timer, counter, data manipulation, math and program control instructions, with an emphasis on troubleshooting. Weekly lab assignments use Allen Bradley SLC-500 and PLC-5 controllers and RSLogix software. This course is offered for students, electrician apprentices, electricians, technicians, and engineers.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6
Level II Prereq: ELE 111 minimum grade "C-" or equivalent
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