2020 - 2021 Dallas College Catalog

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Course Number: EECT 1104 (1 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): EFC, MVC

Course Title: Electronic Soldering

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: The theory of tools and equipment for electronic soldering techniques. The student will select and use appropriate soldering tools and equipment, demonstrate proper soldering techniques, and practice safety procedures. Emphasis will be primarily on terminal and printed circuit board through-hole soldering. This course is cross-listed as EECT 1204. The student may register for either EECT 1104 or EECT 1204 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lab.)


Course Number: EECT 1191 (1 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): EFC, MVC

Course Title: Special Topics In Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology/Technician

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Topics in this course address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (1 Lec.)


Course Number: EECT 1403 (4 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): MVC

Course Title: Introduction to Telecommunications

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: An overview of the telecommunications industry. Topics include the history of the telecommunications industry, terminology, rules and regulations and industry standards and protocols. This course is cross-listed as EECT 1303. The student may register for either EECT 1403 or EECT 1303 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: EECT 1407 (4 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): ECC, MVC, NLC

Course Title: Convergence Technologies

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: A study of telecommunications convergence technologies including telephone, LAN, WAN, wireless, voice, video, and internet protocol. This course is cross-listed as EECT 1307. The student may register for either EECT 1307 or EECT 1407 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (3 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: EECT 1440 (4 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): MVC

Course Title: Telecommunications Transmission Media

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Fundamentals of telecommunications media, including installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting. Topics address media characteristics and connectorization. (3 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: EECT 1491 (4 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): EFC, MVC

Course Title: Special Topics In Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology/Technician

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Introduction to the use of structured wiring systems to provide access and versatility to configure wiring topologies in a business or home environment. Design, install, and test the various subsystems available to the technology for today''s high-tech business or home. Manage existing and emerging technologies in a business or home and establish a modular infrastructure for future innovations that will not only increase current value, but ensure its long-term viability. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: EECT 2430 (4 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): MVC

Course Title: Telecommunications Switching

This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite Recommended: EECT 1403.
Course Description: The operation of telecommunications switching equipment and related software. Topics include installation, testing, maintenance, and troubleshooting. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: EECT 2432 (4 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): MVC

Course Title: Telecommunications Signaling

This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite Recommended: EECT 1403.
Course Description: The study of signaling schemes in telecommunications. Topics include circuits and systems necessary to implement signaling protocols, conversions and formats. Also included is the study of the history of signaling schemes. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: EECT 2439 (4 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): MVC

Course Title: Communications Circuits

This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite Recommended: CETT 1429.
Course Description: This course is a study of communications systems with emphasis on amplitude modulation, frequency modulation, phase modulation, and digital pulse modulation. Discussion of several types of modulators, demodulators, receivers, transmitters, and transceivers. The student will describe the operation of communications receivers and transmitters; measure and troubleshoot communications systems; and describe the use of microwave receivers used in down-links in communications and the geographical regional transponder relationships used to communicate by cell phone. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)



ACGM (Lower-Division Academic Course Guide Manual) Courses

Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for general academic transfer among community, state, and technical colleges in Texas; and state public four-year colleges and universities as freshman and sophomore general education courses.


WECM (Workforce Education Course Manual) Courses

Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four-year colleges and universities.