Robotics Engineering


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1 or 2 year Program

(Electronics, Computer Diagnostics, Programming)

Graduate from high school with employability skills related to your educational and career goals

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Would you like to operate a robot that may be anywhere in the world? How about operating a robot from your home computer, that is somewhere else in the State of Maine? This is the course that awaits you in Electronics/Robotics Engineering at UTC. This program will train you in the basics of computer repair and maintenance, electronics and robotics and automation engineering. Students will design and build specific purpose robots and automation equipment. The curriculum includes general computer installation and service, diagnostics and trouble shooting, network installation and operations, Q-basic and Visual Basic programming, electronic circuitry design, wireless systems and security, and understanding and controlling parallel and serial ports.

Career Paths:  Lynx Operating Systems, Mechanical/Electrical Computer Tech., Programming, Diagnostics

3 high school credits for each year and college credits while still in high school

 

Articulation Agreements:

  • Northern Maine Community College – Operating System MCP; COE-114  –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Computer Networking Hardware; COE-125  –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Network Administration; COE-135   –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Implementing & Management Network Infrastructure; COE-214  – 3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Planning Network Infrastructure; COE-214  –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Securty & Preparation; COE-115  –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Advanced Computer Electronics Lab; COE-224  –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Advanced Computer Electronics Lab; COE-225  –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Occupational Safety; SAE-117  –  1 credit

Dual Enrollment Agreements:

  • Northern Maine Community College – Operating System MCP; COE-114  –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Computer Networking Hardware; COE-125  – 3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Network Administration; COE-135  –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Implementing & Management Network Infrastructure; COE-214  –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Planning Network Infrastructure; COE-215  –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Securty & Preparation; COE-115  –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Advanced Computer Electronics Lab; COE-224  –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Advanced Computer Electronics Lab; COE-225  –  3 credits
  • Northern Maine Community College – Occupational Safety; SAE-117  –  1 credit

For a complete list of the Program of Studies Agreements, please click here.

National/State Certifications/Licenses

  • OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Safety & Health Certificate
  • Preparation for Comp T or A+ Certification Exam

Robotics competition partnered with students from UMaine’s Electrical Engineering program

Colleges and post-secondary programs affiliated with this program include, but are not limited to the following:

  • University of Maine Engineering
  • Central Maine Community College
  • Eastern Maine Community College
  • Southern Maine Community College
  • York County Community College
  • Apprenticeships and Internships

Requirements

Pre-requisite Academic Courses:

  • Algebra I Beneficial
  • Introduction to Physics
  • Instructor Approval
  • Ability to read, comprehend, & write at a high school level

Instructors

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Ron Canarr

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Details

Schedule

This course meets Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, and Fri from 8:30 am to 1:45 pm.

Location

This course is held at United Technologies Center .