Dec 04, 2020  
Official Course Syllabi 2020-2021 
    
Official Course Syllabi 2020-2021
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MECT 1540 - Industrial Networks

Credit Hours: 2.00


Prerequisites: None

This course introduces industrial communication systems. Concepts include network models, hardware components, configuration of devices, and network and transport protocols. Industrial technical terms and safety procedures will be taught.

Location: South Campus

Contact Hours: 3
Billable Contact Hours: 3
OUTCOMES AND OBJECTIVES
Outcome 1: Upon completion of this course the student will be able to explain different types of industrial networks.

Objectives:

  1. Describe the function of Ethernet networks.
  2. Describe the function of Ethernet  IP networks.
  3. Describe the function of industry specific networks.

Outcome 2: Upon completion of this course the student will be able to explain network hardware components.

Objectives:

  1. Describe the function of switches.
  2. Describe the function of routers.
  3. Identify industrial end devices.
  4. Describe the configuration of industrial end devices.

Outcome 3: Upon completion of this course the student will be able to explain data link layers.

Objectives:

  1. Describe data link layer.
  2. Describe wired LANS.
  3. Describe wireless LANS.

Outcome 4: Upon completion of this course the student will be able to explain the network layer.

Objectives:

  1. Describe network layer protocols.
  2. Describe the types of routing.

Outcome 5: Upon completion of this course the student will be able to monitor a network.

Objectives:

  1. Connect to a network.
  2. View a network.
  3. Describe the components on a network.

COMMON DEGREE OUTCOMES
(Bulleted outcomes apply to the course)

  • 1. The graduate can integrate the knowledge and technological skills necessary to be a successful learner.
  • 2. The graduate can demonstrate how to think competently.
  • 3. The graduate can demonstrate how to employ mathematical knowledge.
4. The graduate can demonstrate how to communicate competently.
  • 5. The graduate is sensitive to issues relating to a diverse, global society.

 


COURSE CONTENT OUTLINE
  1. Different types of industrial networks.
    1. Internet of Things (IOT)
    2. Ethernet networks.
    3. Ethernet  IP networks.
    4. Profibus
    5. Profinet
    6. DeviceNet
    7. Canbus
  2. Hardware components
    1. Switches - Managed and unmanaged
    2. Routers.
    3. End devices - PLCs, robots, components
    4. Hubs
  3. Data link layers.
    1. LANS.
    2. Wireless LANS.
  4. Network layer
    1. Network layer protocols - IP, TCIP
    2. Types of routing- Unicast, multi-cast
  5. Manage a network.
    1. Monitor a network.
    2. Network security

Primary Faculty
Seger, Jennifer
Secondary Faculty
Dulinski, Kenneth
Associate Dean
Hinrichsen, Timothy
Dean
Hutchison, Donald



Official Course Syllabus - Macomb Community College, 14500 E 12 Mile Road, Warren, MI 48088



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