Advanced Diploma in Electrical Engineering Technology - Process Automation

Sault College

Program Description

Advanced Diploma in Electrical Engineering Technology - Process Automation

Sault College

Electrical Engineering Technology - Process Automation (4029) 3 Years - 6 Semesters Ontario College Advanced Diploma

Graduates of the Electrical Engineering Technology - Process Automation diploma program are now able to transfer to Lake Superior State University into the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Technology degree program. For more information about this exciting opportunity please visit the University Pathways page on the Sault College website.

The three-year Electrical Engineering Technology - Process Automation program provides you with the basic knowledge of electricity and electronics. As a student, you will learn to apply related subjects such as computer technology, industrial electronics, instrumentation, electrical machines, robotics, power electronics, and automated control systems. As a graduate, you will be able to approach industrial electrical and electronic systems from the viewpoint of analysis, technical evaluation, design, and development. This program concentrates on the in-depth study of electrical and electronic principles as they apply to the automated systems using programmable logic controllers. Thru-way programs offer diplomas at the completion of Year 2 and have additional year of study when there is sufficient enrolment.

Program of Study

Semester 1

  • CMM115 - 3 Communications I
  • ELN100 - 5 Electronic Fundamentals I
  • ELR100 - 5 Electrical Fundamentals DC
  • ELR114 - 3 Measurement and Shop Practice
  • MTH142 - 5 Mathematics
  • GEN100 - 3 Global Citizenship

Semester 2

  • ELN109 - 5 Electronic Devices and Circuits
  • ELN210 - 3 Computer Aided Design
  • ELR109 - 5 A.C. Circuit Analysis & Machines
  • MTH143 - 5 Mathematics
  • GAS103 - 3 What in the World is Going On?
  • Student Selected General Education *
  • GAS109 - 3 Music and Pop Culture
  • Student Selected General Education *
  • GAS116 - 3 Your Two Cents
  • Student Selected General Education *
  • GEN110 - 3 Student Selected General Education
  • Student Selected General Education *
  • HDG122 - 3 Personal and Academic Success Strategies
  • Student Selected General Education *
  • SSC102 - 3 Introduction to Aboriginal Peoples of Canada
  • Student Selected General Education *

Note: *Students must choose one of the identified Student Selected General Education Courses

Semester 3

  • ELN115 - 6 Digital Integrated Electronics
  • ELN213 - 4 Electronic Devices and Circuits II
  • ELN229 - 4 Instrumentation/Process Control
  • ELR215 - 3 Electrical Power Systems
  • ELR216 - 2 Introduction to Robotics
  • ELR232 - 7 Electrical Machines

Semester 4

  • ELR223 - 6 Robotic and PLC Control Systems
  • ELR236 - 7 Power Electronics
  • ELR251 - 4 Telecommunication System I
  • MTH551 - 4 Calculus I for Technology
  • ELR214 - 4 Organizational Effectiveness

Semester 5

  • ELN331 - 3 C++ Programming
  • ELN335 - 3 Embedded Microcontrollers I
  • ELR320 - 7 Automated Electrical Systems
  • ELR325 - 4 Telecommunication Systems II
  • MTH577 - 4 Calculus II for Technology

Semester 6

  • ELN340 - 4 Embedded Microcontrollers II
  • ELR309 - 7 Numerical and Network Analysis
  • ELR311 - 3 Research Project
  • ELR315 - 6 Automatic Control Systems
  • ELR330 - 6 Electrical Power System Analysis and Design

What You'll Need

Graduate of either the 2-year Electrical Engineering Technician - Process Automation program or Electrical Engineering Technician - Process Automation and Trades program and successful completion of MTH551 (Calculus) or equivalent.

Fees and Costs

Candidates will be required to provide industrial safety apparel including approved safety boots, rubber insulated (hot) gloves with leather protectors, eye protection and adhere to all Health and Safety requirements of the college.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated June 22, 2017
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This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2017
Duration
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3 years
Full time
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Canada - Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario
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Price $16,153