TECH-101: Introduction to Industrial Technology (2020-2021)

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Intro to Industrial Technology
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Introduces students to the fundamentals of being a successful college student on the path to a profession in industrial technology. The course is divided into four categories: manufacturing work culture; teamwork in an industrial environment; technical standardized testing in various industries including graphic arithmetic, assemblies, mechanical comprehension and troubleshooting; and industrial safety. The class includes guest speakers from manufacturing and the service industry.

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Skilled Demonstration
Portfolio Review
Skilled Demonstration Details

Students will demonstrate successful use of all class related hands-on tools selected at the discretion of faculty. The class hand tool evaluation rubric will be used. Students must complete one or more of the Standardized Pre-employment course tests successfully as selected by faculty.

Portfolio Review Details

Students must provide writing samples related to the topic of the, "Self-directed student".

Interview Details

Students will be interviewed by faculty to determine their level of understanding of: advanced technological occupations, careers, success factors and self-directed learning strategies (if not assigned in a writing assignment).

Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2016 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.