Spring 2021 Course Syllabus
Course: INTC-1348- Section: 51H
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|Description||Analytical instruments emphasizing utilization in process applications. Includes, but not limited to, chromatography, pH, conductivity, and spectrophotometric instruments.|
Identify various analytical instruments.
Describe their functions, strengths, and limitations.
|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.
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1. Volume II Schoolcraft Chapters 8 -12
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INTC 1348 Spring 2021
Week 1 Introduction to the Class Introduction Field Device Workbook Week 2 Questions due on the Introduction p1-1 to p1-10 Lecture electrochemical Analyzers p2-1 to p2-18 Week 3 Questions due electrochemical Analyzers p2-1 to p2-18 Lecture On-line electromagnetic p2-19 to p2-30 Week 4 Questions due electromagnetic Analyzers p2-19 to p2-30 Lecture On-line chromatographs p2-31 to p2-35 Week 5 Questions due chromatographs p2-31 to p2-35 Week 6 Chapter 8 Lecture Chapter 8 Questions due Week 7 Chapter 8 Test Chapter 9 lecture Week 8 Chapter 9 Questions due - Review Chapter 9 Test Week 9 Chapter 10 Lecture Chapter 10 Questions due - Review Week 10 Chapter 10 Test Chapter 11 Lecture March 15-19 Spring Break Week 11 Chapter 11 Questions due – Review Chapter 11 Test Week 12 Chapter 12 Lecture Chapter 12 Questions due - Review Week 13 Chapter 12 Test Analytical Instrumentation Videos Week 14 Examine and discuss other types of Analytical Instrumentation Week 15 Examine and discuss field sample draw sites and their importance
Week 16 Final Exam Review – Teams Meeting May 6-10 Final Exam - Blackboard
|Final Exam Date||May 6, 2021 - 8:0 AM Through May 10, 2021 - 5:0 PM|
|Grading Scale||90 - 100=A 80 - 89=B 70 - 79=C 60 - 69=D Below 59 = F|
|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 the average of the homework, lab, the average (chapter test), and the (Final exam). Homework is 20%, Lab is 20%, Chapter Tests are 30% and Final Exam is 30%. Failure to take the Final Exam will result in a Course Failure recorded. CELL PHONE POLICY - Please put cell phones out of sight and on mute during all class times. Using cell phones during class times is distracting to other students, if you must take a call or make a call, please go into hallway to do so. If there are repeated violations you will be dismissed from class for that day and counted as absent.|
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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. Your Blackboard attendance will be monitored also, failure to do assignments on time will lead to grade deductions. Your will be allowed 2 attempts on each test that you take. Class absences can also have recognized excuses, with each being handled on a one on one basis with the instructor. Any issues should be discussed with your instructor.|
|Academic Honesty||Academic honesty is expected from all students, and dishonesty in any form will not be tolerated. Please consult the LSC-PA policies (Section IX, subsection A, in the Faculty Handbook) for consequences of academic dishonesty.|
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