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Electromechanical Engineering Technology - Automation (Optional Co-op)

Seneca College - Newnham
Canada, Ontario, Toronto
Tuition fee CA$15,164 per year

The fees shown here are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$13,861), health insurance and ancillary fees.

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Registration fee CA$390 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$90) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Overview

In this three-year advanced diploma program, you will learn how to interpret schematic drawings and use electrical and mechanical diagnostic tools. With an emphasis on automation and robotics, this program is a blend of electronics and mechanical engineering and focuses on training engineering technologists. You will acquire industry-specific skills such as operating hydraulic and pneumatic machinery, using programmable logic controllers (PLC), and understanding machine elements and industrial automation. Classes and labs will be delivered in Seneca’s Centre for Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship – CITE.

Skills

Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Diagnostic techniques
  • Reading engineering drawings and schematic diagrams
  • Troubleshooting of electronics, electrical and mechanical systems
  • Programming of controls systems
  • Programming of robotics systems
  • Operating mechatronic engineering systems

Affiliations/Associations

  • KUKA
  • Siemens
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT)
  • Association Connecting Electronics Industries (IPC)

Optional Co-op

Students meeting all academic requirements may have the opportunity to complete an optional co-op work term(s) in a formal work environment. In most cases, the work term(s) is a full-time paid position completed between two academic semesters. In programs with limited co-op opportunities, additional academic requirements and a passing grade on a communication assessment may be required for eligibility. Eligibility for participation does not guarantee a work position will be secured. Additional fees are required for those participating in the optional co-op stream regardless of success in securing a work position.

Career opportunities

As a graduate of this program, you may pursue future career options, such as:

  • Automation technologist
  • Electromechanical engineering technologist
  • Robotics programmer
  • PLC programmer
  • Process control technologist
  • Control systems technologist
  • Technical sales consultant
  • Pneumatic/Hydraulic technologist
Apply Now! Fall 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 6, 2022
Apply Now! Winter 2023
Application start
Feb 21, 2022
Application deadline
Oct 31, 2022, 11:59:59 PM
America/Toronto time
Studies commence
Jan 2, 2023
Apply Now! Summer 2023
Application start
Jul 4, 2022
Application deadline
Jan 20, 2023, 11:59:59 PM
America/Toronto time
Studies commence
May 8, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! Fall 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 6, 2022
Apply Now! Winter 2023
Application start
Feb 21, 2022
Application deadline
Oct 31, 2022, 11:59:59 PM
America/Toronto time
Studies commence
Jan 2, 2023
Apply Now! Summer 2023
Application start
Jul 4, 2022
Application deadline
Jan 20, 2023, 11:59:59 PM
America/Toronto time
Studies commence
May 8, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States