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Plastics Engineering Technology (BP) Diploma

Semester Sequence

Offered at Brooklyn Park Only

First Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
PLST1008Fundamentals of Plastics/Chemistry/Ingredients

4

PLST1041Introduction to Plastics Molding Processes

3

PLST2007Properties and Tests of Selected Plastics

4

METS1000Computers in Manufacturing

3

METS1050Quality Control

3

Total Credits  17

Second Semester

(Select from 7 Credits of Extrusion Molding or 12 Credits of Injection Molding)

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
PLST2011Extrusion Molding Processes I

3

PLST2017Extrusion Molding Processes II

4

or

PLST2128Injection Molding Process I

4

PLST2138Injection Molding Process II

4

PLST2143Injection Molding Process III

4

 

PLST2300Plastics Engineering Technology Internship

4

Elective

 

COMM1050Communication in the Workplace

2

Technical Studies Electives

6

Total Credits  19

Technical Studies Electives

Any Automation Robotics Engineering Technology (ARET), Electronic Technology (ELEC), Engineering CAD Technology (ENGC), Fluid Power Technology (FLPW), Machine Tool Technology (MACH), Manufacturing Engineering Technology (METS), Plastics Engineering Technology (PLST), or Welding and Metal Fabrication (WLDG) course that is not required for this award may be used as an elective.

Recommended:

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
FLPW2112Instrumentation of Fluid Power Systems

3

PLST1500Plastics Processes Lab

1 - 3

PLST1900Specialized Lab

1 - 4

PLST2030Systematic Medical Device Protocol

3

PLST2035Medical Micro-bore Extrusion Process

3

PLST2300Plastics Engineering Technology Internship

4

Choose a Total of:  10 Credits

Graduation (36 Credits)

Semester listings reflect the recommended sequence.  Due to circumstances beyond our control, the information herein is subject to change without notice.


6/7/2018 : BP 4404 / EP