Isothermal Community College

Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology

Industrial Systems Technology - Degree

Academic Development

if applicable

DRE 096
DRE 097
DRE 098
DMA 010
DMA 020
DMA 030
DMA 040
DMA 050
DMA 060
DMA 070
DMA 080

First semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ACA 115 - Success and Study Skills [OR] None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
ACA 122 - College Transfer Success None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
BPR 111 - Blueprint Reading None 2 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAC 141 - Machine Applications I None 4 8 Fall
MAT 110 - Math Measurement and Literacy [OR] Satisfactory placement scores or DMA 025 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 121 - Algebra/Trigonometry I [OR] Satisfactory placement scores or DMA 025, DMA 045 and DMA 060 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 171 - Precalculus Algebra Satisfactory placement or DMA 025, DMA, 045 and DMA 065 or MAT 121 4 5 Fall, Spring
Technical Elective Varies 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer


Second semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ISC 121 - Environmental Health and Safety None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAC 142 - Machine Applications II MAC 141 4 8 Spring
Other Required Elective Varies 6 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Third semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
HYD 110 - Hydraulics/Pneumatics I None 3 5 Spring, Summer
MNT 110 - Intro. to Maint. Proc. None 2 4 Summer
MNT 222 - Ind. Sys. Schematics None 2 3 Summer
Other Required Elective Varies 6 8 Fall, Spring, Summer
WLD 112 - Basic Welding Proc. None 2 4 Summer


Fourth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ELC 112 - DC/AC Electricity None 5 9 Spring
ELC 128 - Introduction to PLC None 3 5 Fall
ENG 111 - Writing and Inquiry Satisfactory placement scores or DRE 098 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
Humanities Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
Other Required Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Fifth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ENG 112 - Writing/Research in the Disc [OR] ENG 111 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
COM 231 - Public Speaking None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
Other Required Elective Varies 10 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
Social Sciences Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Program contact

Lee Roach

Mechanical Engineering Instructor
Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology
lroach@isothermal.edu
828-395-1628
Applied Sciences 1G


Pathway types



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Electives: BPR 130, ELC 111, ELC 113, ELC 114, ELC 117, ELC 135, ELC 138, ELC 139, ELC 220, ISC 132, MAC 233, MEC 161, MEC 180, MEC 231, WLD 115, WLD 121