MFET 30000

Applications of Automation in Manufacturing

Basic introduction to automation applications in manufacturing and the impact of computer-based systems on a manufacturing company. Coverage includes practices and the various issues related to the application of computer-integrated manufacturing. Emphasis placed on CAD, CAM, CNC, robotics, industrial control elements, PLCs, and computer-based process controls. Does not carry credit toward graduation in CIMT.

Credit Hours: 

3

Location: 

Richmond