2017-2018 College Catalog

Electrical Systems Technology (A35130)

Associate Degree Program

Career Information

The Electrical/Electronics Technology curriculum is designed to provide training for persons interested in the installation and maintenance of electrical/electronic systems found in residential, commercial and industrial facilities. Course work, most of which is hands-on, will include such topics as AC/DC theory, basic wiring practices, electronics, programmable logic controllers, industrial motor controls, applications of the National Electric Code, and other subjects as local needs require. Graduates should qualify for a variety of jobs in the electrical/electronics field as an on-the-job trainee or apprentice assisting in the layout, installation, and maintenance of electrical/electronic systems.

Fall Semester I

ClassLabCredit
ACA 115Success & Study Skills02

1

 

ELC 112DC/AC Electricity36

5

or

ELC 131Circuit Analysis I33

4

and

ELC 131ACircuit Analysis I Lab03

1

 

ELC 113Residential Wiring26

4

ELC 118National Electrical Code12

2

ELC 125Diagrams and Schematics12

2

ENG 111Writing and Inquiry30

3

Semester Total:101817

Spring Semester I

ClassLabCredit
CIS 110Introduction to Computers22

3

or

CIS 111Basic PC Literacy12

2

ELC 114Commercial Wiring26

4

ELC 121Electrical Estimating12

2

ELC 128Introduction to Programmable Logic Controller23

3

MAT 110Mathematical Measurement and Literacy22

3

or

MAT 121Algebra/Trigonometry I22

3

or

MAT 171Precalculus Algebra32

4

Semester Total:8-101514-16

Summer Semester I

ClassLabCredit
ELC 117Motors and Controls26

4

or

ELN 231Industrial Controls23

3

HYD 110Hydraulics/Pneumatics I23

3

Social Science Elective (3,0,3)30

3

Semester Total:76-99-10

Fall Semester II

ClassLabCredit
COM 120Intro to Interpersonal Communication30

3

or

COM 231Public Speaking30

3

ELC 115Industrial Wiring26

4

Humanities/Fine Arts Elective (3,0,3)30

3

Major Elective22

4

Semester Total:10814

Spring Semester II

ClassLabCredit
ENG 112Writing/Research in the Disc30

3

or

ENG 114Professional Research & Reporting30

3

ELN 131Analog Electronics I33

4

ELN 133Digital Electronics33

4

NET 113Home Automation Systems22

3

Semester Total:11814
Total Hours: 46-4855-6168-72

Major Elective: Choose from Major Electives below.

Major Electives

ClassLabCredit
ATR 282Robotics and CIM32

4

DFT 151CAD I23

3

EGR 285Design Project04

2

ELN 132Analog Electronics II33

4

ELN 232Introduction to Microprocessors33

4

ISC 112Industrial Safety20

2

MEC 231Computer-Aided Manufacturing I14

3

NET 125Introduction to Networks14

3

WBL 111Work-Based Learning I010

1

WBL 112Work-Based Learning I020

2