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Process Technology - Process Operator - Certificate Level 2

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The Process Technology program educates and trains technicians who control and monitor various industrial and plant processes. Areas of employment include: petrochemicals and refining, food and beverage processing, pharmaceuticals and biomanufacturing, paper and pulp, oil and gas exploration, energy and power generation, water and waste water treatment, chemical and agricultural manufacturing, environmental safety, and brewing and distilling process industries.


Prerequisite Courses

Year 1

Semester 1
EDUC 1300 Learning Framework 3
PTAC 1302 Introduction To Process Technology 3
PTAC 1308 Safety, Health, and Environment I 3
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
Semester 2
PTAC 1410 Process Technology I - Equipment 4
PTAC 1332 Process Instrumentation I 3
PTAC 1354 Industrial Processes 3
SCIT 1414 Applied General Chemistry I OR
CHEM 1311 General Chemistry I (Lecture) AND 3
CHEM 1111 General Chemistry I (Lab) 1
Semester 3
PTAC 2420 Process Technology II - Systems (Capstone) 4
PTAC 1350 Industrial Economics OR
PTAC 2336 Instrumentation II 3
PTAC 2314 Principles of Quality 3
SCIT 1418 Applied Physics OR
PHYS 1401 College Physics I (Lecture & Lab) 4

Year 2

Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3
Total Credits 40

Capstone Statement

A capstone course is a course designed to provide opportunities for students to integrate knowledge from their core and concentration courses, to gain insight into the meanings of professionalism and professional practice, and to reflect on the norms of a discipline or profession.

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