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2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Industrial Technology (DMACC), BS


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This major consists of 88-89 semester credits. An innovative 2+2 program is available through a partnership between Upper Iowa University and Des Moines Area Community College. In addition to the major requirements, the professional education core must be completed.

Professional Education Core Requirements


Candidates for an initial teaching license must complete a major in Birth-Grade 3: Inclusive Settings, a major in Elementary Education, a major in Instructional Strategist II: Behavior Disorders/ Learning Disabilities/Intellectual Disabilities, or a major in a secondary teaching subject area. Candidates must complete the following approved professional education courses:

Core Requirements for All Education Majors


Certification in Mental Health First Aid 

DMACC Courses


  • AUT 114 - Shop Fundamentals and Minor Service 4 Credits
  • CON 333 - Materials/Construction Theory 5 Credits
  • CON 334 - Construction Techniques 7 Credits
  • CON 336 - Care and Use of Hand/Power Tools 1 Credits
  • CON 337 - Construction Blueprint Reading 1 Credits
  • CON 338 - Materials Takeoff 1 Credits
  • ELT 303 - Principles of Electricity 3 Credits

One of the following: 2-3 Credits


  • WEL 233 - Print Reading/Symbol Interpretation 3 Credits
    OR
  • WEL 228 - Welding Safety 1 Credits AND
  • WEL 254 - Inspection/Test Principles 1 Credits

One of the following: 3 Credits


  • CAD 119 - Introduction to Computer-aided Drafting 3 Credits
  • CAD 125 - Intermediate CADD-Mechanical 3 Credits

Minimum of 10 semester hours in one of the following areas:


Manufacturing, Energy/Power, Graphic Communication, Construction, Transportation

Total Credits: 88-89


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