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Mechanical Engineering Technology

Mechanical Engineering Technology is a diploma program. It provides knowledge and skill development in applying scientific principles to solve basic engineering problems in various mechanical industries. Your studies will focus on mechanical design, industrial systems and instrumentation, and HVAC and controls. The Canadian Council of Technicians and Technologists’ (CCTT) Canadian Technology Accreditation Board (CTAB) accredits the program at the Engineering Technologist level. After two years of suitable industrial experience, you will be eligible to apply for membership with the Saskatchewan Applied Science Technologists and Technicians (SASTT) as an Applied Science Technologist.

Selected courses for this program are available through Continuing Education distance and on campus learning. The program is available fulltime at SIAST Kelsey Campus in Saskatoon. For complete program information, check the program page.

Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR) and transfer credit may be options for receiving credit. For further information see the PLAR page or the transfer credit page.

Applied Mechanics: Statics (ENGM 191)

You will learn how to use basic algebra and trigonometry to determine the forces in stationary machine and equipment members. The course content includes force systems, center of gravity, static friction and moment of inertia, and the application of these principles to engineering problems.

Prerequisites: MATH 182 or MATH 193

Fee: $557
CRNStart DateLocation
CRN: 03-1043January 20, 2014 - May 19, 2014
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Communication in Technology (TCOM 102)

Your studies will focus on the basic skills required of the technologist in the workplace. You will examine the communication process and interpersonal and workplace communication techniques. The course content includes technical writing job search skills.

Fee: $595 Additional costs: Text
CRNStart DateLocation
CRN: 04-67May 5, 2014 - June 20, 2014
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Project Management (PROJ 287)

You will be introduced to project management. You will examine the basic theory of project planning and control, from project initiation to project close out. You will apply research techniques and various tools to practice project management theory in a variety of projects. You will practice skills using project management software.

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Workplace Communication (103) (TCOM 103)

Building on the skills you developed in TCOM 102 (Communication in Technology), you will apply basic research skills to create workplace documents. Your studies will focus on the workplace skills of creating effective client relations, conducting meetings and giving presentations.

Prerequisites: Communication in Technology

Fee: $595 Additional costs: Text
CRNStart DateLocation
CRN: 04-69May 5, 2014 - June 20, 2014
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SIAST is Saskatchewan's primary public institution for post-secondary technical education and skills training. A member of Polytechnics Canada, SIAST's programs range from certificates to degrees. The institution serves 26,000 distinct students through campuses in Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon, and through extensive distance education opportunities.