Power, Energy and Transportation Systems

The understanding of the use and control of power, energy, and transportation is of major importance in today‚Äôs society.  This area concentrates on programmable logic controllers (PLCs), electronics, electrical controls, engines, and fluid power systems.  Industry needs people who can communicate their knowledge and ideas while designing, trouble shooting, and repairing those systems.  Students will gain a working knowledge of power, energy and transportation systems they need to succeed.

For more description of these courses, visit the FHSU University Catalog.

PDF Version of Power, Energy and Transportation Systems curriculum requirements

General Education Program

Total Hours: 55

Core Requirements

  • TECS 110 Communication Systems (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 120 Power, Energy, and Transportation (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 130 Production System (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 200 Engineering Graphics (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 318 Introduction to CAD (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 460 Teaching Technology Education (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 490 Occupational Safety, Health, & Liability (2 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 463 Technology Systems (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 277 Early Field Experience (1 Credit Hour)
  • TECS 496 Directed Teaching (12 Credit Hours)

Total Hours: 35

Power, Energy, and Transportation Systems

  • TECS 180 Materials and Processes (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 220 Engine Systems (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 370 Electronic Systems and Instrumentation (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 375 Flexible Manufacturing - Robotics (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 420 Fluid Systems: Hydraulics and Pneumatics (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 475 Mechanical and Electrical Systems (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 440 Maintenance and Repair of Equipment (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 470 Power and Energy Research and Development (3 Credit Hours)

Total Hours: 25

Education Courses

  • TEEL 202 Foundations of Education (3 Credit Hours)
  • TEEL 231 Human Growth and Development (3 Credit Hours)
  • TECS 290 Introduction to Instructional Technology (3 Credit Hours)
  • TESP 302 Educating Exceptional Students (3 Credit Hours)
  • TEEL 431 Educational Psychology (3 Credit Hours)
  • TESS 494 The Secondary School Experience (4 Credit Hours)

Total Hours: 19

Bachelor of Science in Technology Studies

Total Hours: 134

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