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MEOC 2213 - Automation and Controls 2

Marine Engineer Officer Cadet Part-time Studies Course

School of Transportation

Course Details

In Automation, Control, and Instrumentation 2 emphasis is on control, control systems, and control equipment. This will include the fundamentals of automatic control, on/off controls, sequential controls, PID controls, and their various types. Also included will be sensors, transmitters, controlling elements, and manipulator elements: pneumatic, electrical, and hydraulic. Finally the features for the automatic control equipment and safety devices for engines and boilers will be studied.

Prerequisite(s)

Successful completion of Term 3.

Credits

5.0

Cost

$341.64

Winter 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2018 term.

CRN 85725

Thu Mar 15 - Wed Apr 04 2 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Mar 15 - Apr 04 Mon - Fri 08:30 - 16:00 BMC Rm. 132

Instructor

Vadim Mikhailov

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$341.64

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the function of the major elements of different control systems.
  • Describe three types of control actions.
  • Draw a multi-loop control system.
  • Tune a PID controller and adjust control loop performance.
  • Describe the operating principle of pneumatic transducers and controllers.
  • Describe a pneumatic supply system and its elements.
  • Sketch and describe valve positioners for pneumatic actuators.
  • Sketch and describe a medium and slow speed diesel engine control system.
  • Sketch and describe a ship’s steam plant automatic control system.
  • Describe the operating principle of the integrated monitoring and alarm system.

Effective as of Winter 2016

Related Programs

MEOC 2213 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Transportation

  1. Marine Engineering
    Full-time/Cooperative Education   Diploma

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