A.A.S. Degree in Electrical/Electronics Technology (A35220)

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.

Training, most of which is hands-on, will include such topics as AC/DC theory, basic wiring practices, digital electronics, programmable logic controllers, industrial motor controls, the National Electric Code, and other subjects as local needs require.

Upon completion, students 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.

Suggested Sequence of Courses
FALL SEMESTER 1
ACA 115--Success and Study Skills
ELC 112--DC/AC Electricity
ELC 113--Basic Wiring I
ELC 118--National Electrical Code
ELC 125--Diagrams and Schematics
ENG 111--Expository Writing
SPRING SEMESTER 1
ELC 114--Basic Wiring II
ELC 117--Motors and Controls
ELC 128--Introduction to Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
*MAT 115--Mathematical Models
SUMMER SEMESTER 1
ELC 115--Industrial Wiring
ELC 127--Software for Technicians
ELC 228--PLC Applications
FALL SEMESTER 2
CIS 111--Basic PC Literacy
ELN 131--Semiconductor Applications
ENG 115--Oral Communication
BUS 230--Small Business Management
SPRING SEMESTER 2
ELN 133--Digital Electronics
Behavioral/Social Science Elective
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective
Major Hours Elective
*May be substituted by MAT 120--Geometry and Trigonometry