Industrial Technology (IT)

IT 100. Introduction to Technology. 3 Credits.

This course is a survey course designed to familiarize students with the educational requirements, talents, and responsibilities for careers related to industrial and engineering technology. The content of this course should provide the framework for materials to be presented in future math, science, industrial, and engineering technology courses. Course Fee: $10.00.

IT 105. Industry Foundations. 4 Credits.

This foundation course leads to a variety of industry certifications and professional standards needed to be successful in a career in the technical sciences. These foundations are conditional as entry-level requirements for employers of most graduates in the College of Technical Sciences at Montana State University - Northern.

IT 109. Introduction to Woodworking. 3 Credits.

IT 111. Industrial Safety/Waste Mgmnt. 2 Credits.

A course designed to familiarize the student with proper safety practices and procedures. Course content will include protective clothing, handling of hazardous materials, OSHA regulations, workman's compensation, and first aid. Also, safe practices in using hand and power tools, scaffolds and ladders, chains and cables, compressed gasses, proper storage of tools and chemicals, and handling of hazardous waste will also be addressed. Course Fee: $5.00.
Course Fees: $6.10

IT 115. Construction Tech Fndmntls. 3 Credits.

This course introduces basic concepts in safety, construction math, hand and power tools, blueprint reading, and basic rigging. This course covers safety in the operation of a variety of hand and power tools. It includes reading simple construction-related blueprints as well as overhead crane hand signals. Thermal and moisture protection using common insulating and vapor systems will be covered.

IT 130. Construction Technology. 3 Credits.

This course provides a study of contemporary principles and practices used in the construction industry with emphasis on the techniques used for interior and exterior building construction. Civil construction is also covered. Activities may include construction of a scale model or a community construction project. Course Fee: $50.00.

IT 191. Special Topic. 12 Credits.

IT 192. Construction Technology. 3 Credits.

IT 199. Independent Study. 1-12 Credits.

IT 210. Energy/Power Technology. 3 Credits.

IT 291. Special Topic. 12 Credits.

IT 299. Independent Study. 1-12 Credits.

IT 391. Special Topic. 1-12 Credits.

IT 399. Independant Study. 1-12 Credits.

IT 498. Cooperative Education. 1-12 Credits.

IT 499. Independent Study. 1-12 Credits.

IT 591. Special Topic. 1-12 Credits.