Fall 2023 Course Syllabus
Course: INTC-1301 (Section: 11, CRN: 91736)
Principles of Industrial Measurements I
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Instructor Information
Instructor George Bohn
Email bohngw@lamarpa.edu
Phone (409) 984-6391
Office Umphrey Industrial Technology Center - Room: 201 C
Office Hours M 3 - 5 pm, T 4 - 5 pm, W 1 - 5 pm, R 1 - 2 pm & 3 - 5 pm, F 1 - 5 pm
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Course Information
Description Principles of measurement. Includes operation of devices used to measure process variables and basic control functions.
Required Textbooks Textbook Purchasing Statement: A student attending Lamar State College Port Arthur is not under any obligation to purchase a textbook from the college-affiliated bookstore. The same textbook may also be available from an independent retailer, including an online retailer.

1. Vol. I by Schoolcraft Chapters 1-6 and 11-15
Additional Materials/Resources PPE Kit:
Hard Hat
Safety Glasses 
Ear Plugs (2 pair)
Corequisites/Prerequisites None
Learning Outcomes Apply selected principles of process measurement; describe the control loop as applied to selected process variables; and demonstrate safety procedures.
Program Student Learning Outcomes •Identify control panel indicators, calibration tools, electrical parts, and how they work.
•Utilize a multimeter and oscilloscope to differentiate between two AC signals with respect to voltage, current, and power.
•Apply electronic circuit fabrication techniques to industry standards.
•Explain the static and dynamic aspects of processes.
•Analyze level and gas measurements to determine proper operating parameters of specific process and electrical equipment.
•Demonstrates standard safety procedures as required in industry.
Lecture Topics Outline

INTC 1301   
FALL 2022

Introduction to the Class
The Nature of Process Control
Elements of Process Control
Process Control Signals
Introduction to Process Measurement
Principles of Transducer Operation
Basic Process Measurement Systems
Principles of Pressure in Liquids and Gases
Pressure Sensors
Pressure Transducers
Principles of Level Measurement

Major Assignments Schedule INTC 1301 – 1   FALL 2022
Instructor Bohn "Principles of industrial measurement" – Tentative Schedule
Week 1 Introduction to the Class
               Chapter 1 Lecture                                                                                                                                                                                                        Week 2 Chapter 1 Questions Due Review                                                 
                Chapter 1 Test                                                                                                                                                         
Week 3 September 5 Labor Day Holiday
               Chapter 2 Lecture                                                                                                                                                         
Week 4 Chapter 2 Questions due Review             
               Chapter 2 Test                                                                                                                                                
Week 5 Chapter 3 Lecture                                           
               Chapter 3 Questions due Review                                                                                                                            
Week 6 Chapter 3 Test                                                                                                                                       
               Chapter 4 Lecture                                                                                                                                         
Week 7 Chapter 4 Questions due Review             
               Chapter 4 Test                                                                 
Week 8 Chapter 5 Lecture                                                           
               Chapter 5 Questions due Review
Week 9 Chapter 5 Test                                                                                                                                            
               Chapter 6 Lecture                                                                                          
Week 10 Chapter 6 Questions due Review           
                 Chapter 6 Test                               
Week 11 Chapter 11 Lecture                                                      
                 Chapter 11 Questions due Review                                                                                                                        
Week 12 Chapter 11 Test                                                             
                 Chapter 12 & 13 Lecture                                                                                                                                           
Week 13 Chapter 12 & 13 Questions -Review
                  Chapter 12 &13 Test                                                                                                                                  
Week 14 Chapter 15 Lecture
November 22 - 24 Thanksgiving Holiday 

Week 15 Chapter 15 Questions due Review                                                                                                                                                                          Chapter 15 Test – Final Review
Week 16 Final Exam December 11-12
Final Exam Date December 11, 2023 - 8:0 AM   Through  December 12, 2023 - 11:0 PM
Grading Scale  90 - 100=A 80 - 89=B  70 - 79=C   60 - 69=D  Below 59 = F
Determination of
Final Grade
There will be chapter exams, a comprehensive final exam, a combined lab quiz and homework grade. Home work must be completed when due. All late homework not turned in on time will be counted as a zero. It is your responsibility to keep up with your assignments and homework. The course grade will be based on the following percentages: Attendance/Participation 10%, Homework 25%, Chapter Tests 30%, and Final 35%.
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Attendance Policy As class attendance is crucial to making a passing grade, after 5, 7, & 9 class periods have been missed a letter grade will be dropped after each and after 11 missed class days a Failure will be recorded for the overall grade. If you are late to class, you will be counted tardy unless you have a recognized excuse. Sleeping in class will be discussed after class with me. Class absences can also have recognized excuses, with each being handled on a one on one basis with the instructor.
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Grievance / Complaint / Concern If you have a grievance, complaint, or concern about this course that has not been resolved through discussion with the Instructor, please consult the Department Chair.
Department Information
Business and Industrial Technology
Chair:Sheila Guillot
Phone:(409) 984-6381