House Bill 2504

Spring 2011 Course Syllabus

INTC-1341-01 (Principle Auto Control)

Faculty Information
SemesterSpring 2011
InstructorAndress, William Jack
Phone(409) 984-6391
E-mailandresswj@lamarpa.edu
Department
Business and Technology
Chair:Michael Trahan
Telephone:(409) 984-6378
E-mail:trahanma@lamarpa.edu
Office
Hours:M/W 3:55-4:40, T/TH 9:30-12:30
Building:Instrumentation Building (INTA)
Room #:135
Course Information
Course ID #10192
Course Subject-Number-SectionINTC-1341-01
Course TitlePrinciple Auto Control
Course Description Basic measurements, automatic control systems and design, closed loop systems, controllers, feedback, control modes, and control configurations.
Course Prerequisites CETT 1303, CETT 1305
Required Textbooks SCHOOLCRAFT VOL II CHAPTERS 1-7
Learning Objectives TO UNDERSTAND INSTRUMENT CONTROL LOOPS, OPEN AND CLOSED. UNDERSTAND AUTOMATIC CONTROL SYSTEMS AND DESIGN. BE ABLE TO READ PRINTS AND DRAWINGS ASSOCIATED WITH THE CHEMICAL PLANT INDUSTRY
Major Assignments INTC 1341

SPRING 2011

Instructor Andress "Principles of Automatic Control"

January 19 Introduction and coverage of chapter 1 with homework assignments

January 24 definition of key terms ch 1 due

January 26 Chapter 1 questions due

January 31 Chapter 1 lab

February 7 Chapter 1 Test

February 9 Chapter 2 questions due

February 14 Chapter 2 Test

February 16 Chapter 3 lab

February 21 Chapter 3 questions due

February 23 Chapter 3 Test

February 28 Chapter 4 lab

March 2 Chapter 4 questions due

March 14 Chapter 4 Test

March 16 Chapter 5 lab

March 21 Chapter 5 questions due

March 28 Chapter 5 Test

March 30 Chapter 6 lab

April 1 Chapter 6 questions due

April 6 Chapter 6 Test

April 11 Chapter 7 lab

April 13 Chapter 7 questions

April 18 Chapter 7 Test

April 20

April 25

April 27

May 2

May 4

May 9 Class review

May 16 Final Exam

Discussion Topics CH 1 PROCESS CONTROL DRAWINGS

CH 2 USING SYMBOLS AND DIAGRAMS

CH 3 FUNDAMENTALS OF CONTROL LOOPS

CH 4 CONTROL LOOP CHARACTERISTICS

CH 5 ADVANCED CONTROL METHODS

CH 6 LOOP DYNAMICS

CH 7 LOOP PROTECTION

Attendance Policy 5 points will be deducted for each missed class from the next test. Missing five or more classes is grounds to be dropped from the class
Determination of Final Grade HOMEWORK, QUIZES, LABS = 33.33%

CHAPTER TEST = 33.33%

FINAL EXAM = 33.33%

Final Exam Date May 16, 2011 - 1:00 PM
Campus Policies
Lamar State College - Port Arthur

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Lamar State College-Port Arthur is an open-access, comprehensive public two-year college offering quality instruction leading to associate degrees and a variety of certificates. The college, a member of The Texas State University System, has provided affordable, quality educational opportunities to residents of the Southeast Texas area since 1909.Lamar State College-Port Arthur embraces the premise that education is an ongoing process that enhances career potential, broadens intellectual horizons, and enriches life. The faculty, staff, and administration share a commitment to a mission characterized by student learning, diversity, and community service. The foundations for student success include compensatory education programs designed to fulfill our commitment to accommodate students with diverse goals and backgrounds, technical education programs that provide for the acquisition of the skills and demeanor necessary for initial and continued employment, and a core curriculum that develops the values and concepts that allow the student to make a meaningful contribution in the workplace or community. Student achievement is measured by the completion of courses and programs of study, successful performance following transfer to a baccalaureate program, and the attainment of individual goals.

Lamar State College-Port Arthur operates in the belief that all individuals should be:

* Treated with dignity and respect;

* Afforded equal opportunity to acquire a complete educational experience;

* Given an opportunity to discover and develop their special aptitudes and insights;

* Provided and opportunity to equip themselves for a fulfilling life and responsible citizenship in a world characterized by change.

 College Grading Scale

90-100A
80-89B
70-79C
60-69D
Below 59F

(Some specialized programs may have different grading scales)

 

 Academic Dishonesty

Academic dishonesty in any form will not be tolerated.  Please consult the student handbook for consequences of academic dishonesty.  These policies will be strictly enforced.

 

 Facility  Policies

        No food, drinks, or tobacco products are allowed in the classroom.

        Only students enrolled in the course are allowed in the classroom.

        Cell phones and/or pagers are allowed ONLY on vibrate mode. Leaving the classroom to answer a page or phone call may constitute an absence or a tardy.

 

 Special Considerations

         The American with Disabilities Act (ADA) is a federal anti-discrimination statute that provides comprehensive civil rights for persons with disabilities. Among other things, this legislation requires that all students with disabilities be guaranteed a learning environment that provides for reasonable accommodation of their disabilities. If you believe you have a disability requiring an accommodation, please contact the Special Populations Coordinator, Room 231, in the Madison Monroe Building. The phone number is (409) 984-6251.

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