Minor in ITec

Industrial Technology Minor (2005-2007, 2007-2009, 2009-2011, 2011-2012 and 2012-2013 Catalogs)

To obtain an undergraduate minor in Industrial Technology (ITec), you must complete a minimum of 18 credits of TSM (Technology Systems Management) classes that must include:

  • TSM 115 (3 credits) F.S. Solving Technology Problems
  • TSM 210 (3 credits) F.S. Fundamentals of Technology
  • At least twelve (12) additional credits from:
    – TSM 216 (3 credits) F.S. Advanced Technical Graphics, Interpretation, and CAD
    – TSM 240 (3 credits) F.S. Introduction to Manufacturing Processes
    – TSM 270 (3 credits) F. Principles of Injury Prevention
    – TSM 310 (3 credits) S. Total Quality Improvement
    - TSM 325 (3 credits) F. Biorenewable Systems
    – TSM 337 (3 credits) S. Fluid Power Systems Technology
    – TSM 340 (3 credits) F.S. Advanced Automated Manufacturing Processes
    – TSM 363 (4 credits) S. Electric Power and Electronics for Agriculture and Industry
    – TSM 370 (3 credits) S. Occupational Safety
    – TSM 372 (2 credits) F**. Legal Aspects of Occupational Safety and Health
    – TSM 440 (3 credits) F.S. Cellular Lean Manufacturing Systems
    – TSM 443 (3 credits) S. Statics and Strength of Materials for Technology
    – TSM 444 (3 credits) F. Facility Planning
    – TSM 465 (3 credits) S. Automation Systems
    – TSM 470 (3 credits) S*. Industrial Hygiene: Physical, Chemical, and Biological Hazards
    – TSM 471 (1 credits) S*. Safety Laboratory
    – TSM 477 (3 credits) F*. Risk Analysis and Management

(* available even years ex. 2012, 2014, etc.)
(** available odd years ex. 2011, 2013, etc)

  • At least six (6) credits of 300-level or higher TSM classes (from the courses listed above)
  • At least nine (9) credits that are not used to meet any other department, college, or university requirement.

Other information

For more information

Tamara Kerns
Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
1330A Elings Hall
515-294-0462
tkerns@iastate.edu