Isothermal Community College

Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology

Mechanical Engineering Technology - Mechatronics 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 None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
ELC 112 - DC/AC Electronics None 5 9 Fall
ELN 133 - Digital Electronics None 4 6 Fall
ISC 132 - Manufacturing Quality Control None 3 5 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 121 - Algebra/Trigonometry I (or) DMA 010-060 or satisfactory placement test scores 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
MAT 171 - Precalculus Algebra DMA 010-080 and DRE 098 or satisfactory placement test scores 4 5 Fall, Spring, Summer


Second semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
CIS 110 - Introduction to Computers None 3 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
ELN 229 - Industrial Electronics None 4 6 Spring
ENG 111 - Writing and Inquiry DRE 098 or satisfactory placement test scores 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
ISC 121 - Environmental Health and Safety None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
MEC 161 - Manufacturing Processes I None 3 3 Spring


Third semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
HYD 110 - Hydraulics/Pneumatics I None 3 5 Summer
Social Science Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
ENG 112 - Writing/Research in the Disc ENG 111 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
Humanities Elective Varies 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Fourth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ELC 128 - Introduction to PLC None 3 5 Fall
DFT 151 - CAD I None 3 5 Fall
PHY 131 - Physics-Mechanics (or) MAT 121 or MAT 171 4 5 Fall
PHY 151 - College Physics I MAT 171 4 5 Fall
MAC 141 - Machine Applications I None 4 8 Fall


Fifth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
EGR 285 - Design Project None 2 4 Fall, Spring, Summer
PHY 132 - Physics Electricity/Magnetism PHY 131 4 6 Spring
EGR 250 - Statics and Strengths of Material MAT 121 or MAT 171 5 7 Fall
MEC 180 - Engineering Materials None 3 5 Spring
DFT 154 - Intro to Solid Modeling None 3 5 Fall


Program contact

Lee Roach

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


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