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Hagerstown Community College / HCC

Academic Catalog

2012-2013 Catalog 
    Jan 20, 2021  
2012-2013 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Digital Instrumentation and Process Control, A.A.S.

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The Digital Instrumentation and Process Control program prepares students for a career in the growing area of microprocessor based instrument technology and integrated manufacturing, commercial and other control systems. Built upon a solid foundation of technical skills in electricity and electronics, students will learn the function and features of a variety of digital instrumentation components and systems used in commercial as well as industrial settings. Students will learn about PLCs, SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition), PAC and microcomputer control systems, and how to implement and service these systems. The methods of instruction include hands-on training as well as classroom instruction using equipment and software typically found in various industries.

General Education Requirements (22 Credits)


Behavioral/Social Sciences

Biological/ Physical Science


Information Literacy

Degree Requirement (60 Credits)

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