Okefenokee Technical College

Okefenokee Technical College 2013-2014 Catalog

Electronics Technology ET14

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Electronics and Telecommunications

Diploma

Program Description

The Electronics Technology Diploma program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers in electronics technology professions. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Program graduates are to be competent in the general areas of communications, mathematics, computer literacy, and interpersonal relations. The program emphasizes a combination of electronics technology theory and practical application necessary for successful employment using both manual and computerized electronics systems. Program graduates receive an Electronics Technology Diploma which qualifies them as electronics technicians with a specialization in biomedical instrumentation, communications electronics, computer electronics, general electronics, industrial electronics, or telecommunications electronics.

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Admission Requirements

Minimum Required Age

16

High School Diploma or GED Required

Yes

Placement Scores for Regular Admission (COMPASS)

English

Reading

Math

Algebra

32

70

NA

28

 

Program Courses

Credits

Basic Skills Courses

 

EMPL 1000 - Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development

2

ENGL 1010 - Fundamentals of English I

3

MATH 1013 - Algebraic Concepts

3

MATH 1015 - Geometry and Trigonometry

3

Occupational Courses

 

COMP 1000 - Introduction to Computers

3

ELCR 1005 - Soldering Technology

1

ELCR 1010 - Direct Current Circuits

5

ELCR 1020 - Alternating Current Circuits

7

ELCR 1030 - Solid State Devices

5

ELCR 1040 - Digital and Microprocessor Fundamentals

5

ELCR 1060 - Linear Integrated Circuits

3

Specializations - Choose One of the Following:

 

Biomedical Instrumentation Technology Specialization 8BI2 (17 hrs)

 

ALHS 1011 - Anatomy and Physiology

5

ALHS 1090 - Medical Terminology for Allied Health Sciences

2

BMET 1231 - Medical Equipment Function and Operation I

4

BMET 2242 - Medical Equipment Function and Operation II

4

BMET 2343 - Internship Medical Systems

3

Communications Electronics Technology Specialization 8CE2 (17 hrs)

 

ELCR 2210 - Advanced Circuit Analysis

5

ELCR 2220 - Advanced Modulation Techniques

3

ELCR 2230 - Antenna and Transmission Lines

3

ELCR 2240 - Microwave Communications and Radar

3

ELCR 2250 - Optical Communications Techniques

3

Telecommunications Electronics Technology Specialization 8TE2 (18 hrs)

 

ELCR 2170 - Computer Hardware

5

ELCR 2190 - Networking I

3

ELCR 2590 - Fiber Optic Systems

3

ELCR 2600 - Telecommunication and Data Cabling

3

ELCR 2620 - Telecommunications Systems Installation, Programming, and Data Transmission

4

Industrial Electronics Technology Specialization 8IE2 (16 hrs)

 

ELCR 2110 - Process Control

3

ELCR 2120 - Motor Controls

3

ELCR 2130 - Programmable Controllers

3

ELCR 2140 - Mechanical Devices

2

ELCR 2150 - Fluid Power

2

ELCR 2160 - Advanced Microprocessors and Robotics

3

Field Occupation Specialization 8FC2 (16 hrs)

 

Occupationally Related Electives 16 hours

16

Minimum credit hours for Graduation

56