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EET 2281 Programmable Logic Controllers

Provides history of control systems and PLCs, use of number systems, ladder logic programming devices, Control I/O modules, relays, contacts, coils, and timers, counters and sequencers, fundamental PLC programming, and data transfer. Two classroom, two lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: EET 1120 or EET 1131 or EET 1198 or EET 1181 and EET 1182

Course Outcomes
  • Determine cause of problems with PLC hardware and software; and repair.
  • Develop programs for machine control.
  • Demonstrate competency in writing ladder logic programs.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Lab: 2 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Electronics Engineering Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No