NEWS

Friday 7 Jun 2013

George Brown College is pleased to announce the launch of our newest technical certificate program - the Robotics Technician Certificate. The Robotics Technician Certificate program will prepare you to install, manage, repair, develop and maintain industrial robotics systems. This program focuses on automated manufacturing processes and the role of robots within them. Specific areas of study include vision and tactile sensors, motion programming, safety, palletizing, conveyor systems, automated sorting systems, computer networking, computer integration and artificial intelligence.

Thursday 6 Jun 2013

This comprehensive guide for setting up and taking online exams has been developed for all new and existing students. This detailed manual will guide you through all the detailed steps required to access and complete online exams. Everything from logging into the Resource Center to setting up email applications, to testing your email connection is reviewed in detail. This guide will help simplify and answer most questions relating to the process of writing an online exam. Download the Guide

Wednesday 5 Jun 2013

George Brown has the best reputation for academic quality in Ontario, and second best for the quality of student experience, according to a province-wide survey of college applicants.

Monday 3 Jun 2013

A new 3rd edition of our supplementary PLC textbook is now available. This edition includes new material that corresponds closely to content introduced into the revised CD-ROM curriculum, in September 2006. Highlights of the 3rd edition include: 1.) The Data Communications chapter has been significantly expanded to include more in-depth and detailed coverage of communications technology including Internet, LANs and WANs. 2.) Increased special emphasis on installation and maintenance of PLCs, process control and industrial applications of PLCs, and input and output stages of PLC operations.

Sunday 2 Jun 2013

We are very pleased to announce that we've just activated five new interactive discussion forums for registered students. The forums are accessed from within the online Student Support Center. Each of our three programs, (Electronics, Electromechanical and Programmable Logic Controllers), now has its own private discussion forum, where students can share their comments, questions and experiences about the program with other enrolled students. The fourth forum is strictly a tutorial forum, where you can direct specific questions about course content to one of our online tutors.

Saturday 1 Jun 2013

Our Electronics Technician Certificate program has been upgraded to include the newest release of the CircuitLogix analog and digital circuit simulator, a powerful, yet easy-to-use circuit simulator that incorporates 3D lab, SPICE simulation, and ladder logic. CircuitLogix replaces TinaPro, a circuit simulator that is now targeting the more technically complex commercial market. CircuitLogix has been developed to specifically serve the educational marketplace.

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