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Degree Plans - Electronics/Computer Technology - Electronics/Computer Technology AAS (Archived)

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ELECTRONICS/COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY

(Associate in Applied Sciences Degree, Tech Prep Enhanced Skills Certificates)

Eastfield only

  • Students pursuing this award program are required to meet Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites.
  • Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.

Degree Plan Code: AAS.ELET.COMP.08

This curriculum is designed to prepare a graduate to work as a technician on devices that require digital circuits such as computers, test equipment, automatic control units and central distribution systems. The student will learn schematic interpretation, test equipment usage, and technical communications.

CREDIT HOURS

SEMESTER I

CETT 1403 DC Circuits 4
CETT 1425 Digital Fundamentals 4
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
+Elective MATH Elective OR 3-4
TECM 1341 Technical Algebra AND (3)
++Elective Natural Science (4)
14-18

SEMESTER II

CETT 1405 AC Circuits 4
CETT 1429 Solid State Devices 4
INTC 1307 Instrumentation Test Equipment 3
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication 3
+++Elective Social/Behavior Science 3
17

SEMESTER III

CETT 1441 Solid State Circuits 4
CETT 1445 Microprocessor 4
CETT 1449 Digital Systems 4
++++Elective Technical Elective 3-4
15-16

SEMESTER IV

CETT 1457 Linear Integrated Circuits 4
CETT 2435 Advanced Microprocessors OR 4
++++++Elective Electronics Elective (3-4)
CETT 2449 Research and Project Design 4
+++++Elective Humanities/Fine Arts 3
14-15
Minimum Hours Required 60-66

+MATH Elective - must be selected from the following:

MATH 1332 College Mathematics I 3
MATH 2342 Introductory Statistics 3
MATH 1314 College Algebra OR 3
MATH 1414 College Algebra (4)

++Natural Science Elective - must be selected from the DCCCD Core Curriculum for Natural Science.

+++Social/Behavioral Science Elective - must be selected from the DCCCD Core Curriculum for Social/Behavioral Science.

++++Technical Elective - must be selected from the following list (a minimum of three-credit hours required):

ITSE 1402 Computer Programming 4
CETT 1204 High-Reliabilty Soldering 2
CETT 2433 Digital Computer Circuits 4
CPMT 1404 Microcomputer System Software 4
CPMT 1411 Introduction to Computer Maintenance 4
CPMT 1443 Microcomputer Architecture 4
CPMT 1445 Computer Systems Maintenance 4
CPMT 1449 Computer Networking Technology 4
CPMT 2437 Microcomputer Interfacing 4
EECT 1104 Electronic Soldering 1
EECT 1191 Special Topics in Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 1
EECT 1291 Special Topics in Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 2
EECT 1391 Special Topics in Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 3
EECT 1403 Introduction to Telecommunications 4
EECT 1491 Special Topics in Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 4
EECT 2380 Cooperative Education-Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 3
EECT 2381 Cooperative Education-Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 3
EECT 2430 Telecommunications Switching 4
EECT 2437 Wireless Telephony Systems 4
EECT 2439 Communications Circuits 4
LOTT 1401 Introduction to Fiber Optics 4
MATH 1314 College Algebra OR 3
MATH 1414 College Algebra (4)
MATH 1316 Plane Trigonometry 3
MATH 1348 Analytic Geometry 3

+++++Humanities/Fine Arts Elective - must be selected from the DCCCD Core Curriculum for Humanities/Fine Arts.

++++++Electronics Elective - must be selected from the following list (a minimum of three-credit hours required):

CPMT 1449 Computer Networking Technology 4
EECT 1191 Special Topics in Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 1
EECT 1291 Special Topics in Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 2
EECT 1391 Special Topics in Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 3
EECT 1491 Special Topics in Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 4
EECT 2380 Cooperative Education - Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 3
EECT 2381 Cooperative Education - Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 3
EECT 2432 Telecommunications Signaling 4
EECT 2439 Communications Circuits 4

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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