2015 - 2016 Combined Catalogs of the Colleges

Program: Electronics/Computer Technology


ELECTRONICS/COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY -- BASIC ELECTRONICS TECHNOLOGY

Gainful Employment Information

(Level I Certificate)

Eastfield only

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet 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: CERT.ELET.COMP.BASIC

This one-year program provides the student with the basic skills needed in the electronic industry. All of the courses for the one-year certificate are applicable to the Associate in Applied Sciences Degree in Electronics/Computer Technology.

CREDIT HOURS

FIRST YEAR

SEMESTER I

CETT 1403 DC Circuits 4
CETT 1425 Digital Fundamentals 4
EECT 1104 Electronic Soldering 1
9

SEMESTER II

CETT 1405 AC Circuits 4
CETT 1429 Solid State Devices 4
8

SECOND YEAR

SEMESTER III

CETT 1441 Solid State Circuits 4
ELPT 2419 Programmable Logic Controllers I 4
CETT 1449 Digital Systems 4
12
Minimum Hours Required 29

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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ELECTRONICS/COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY -- ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS TECHNICIAN OPTION

Gainful Employment Information

Eastfield only

(Associate in Applied Sciences Degree)

Degree Plan Code: AAS.ELET.COMP.SYS.09

  • 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.

This program is designed to prepare students to work as Electronic Systems Technicians (DOT Code: 823.261-901, ONET Code: 49-2022.03). This is an individual whose primary occupation is the design and/or integration, installation and field maintenance/service of: cabling infrastructure and products that transport low voltage voice, video, audio, data signals, and computer or telephone networks in a commercial or residential premises; products that capture and display or otherwise annunciate signals; products that control signals; and products that use signals to control mechanical and electrical apparatus.

CREDIT HOURS

SEMESTER I

CETT 1403 DC Circuits 4
CETT 1425 Digital Fundamentals 4
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
+Elective MATH Elective 3
EECT 1104 Electronic Soldering OR 1
EECT 1191 Special Topics in Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician (1)
15

SEMESTER II

CETT 1405 AC Circuits 4
CETT 1429 Solid State Devices 4
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication OR 3
SPCH 1315 Public Speaking (3)
++Elective Social/Behavioral Science 3
14

SEMESTER III

EECT 1403 Introduction to Telecommunications 4
EECT 1408 Structured Media Systems 4
CPMT 2433 Computer Integration 4
++++Elective Humanities/Fine Arts 3
15

SEMESTER IV

CPMT 1449 Computer Networking Technology 4
+++Elective Electronics Elective (two courses) 8
CETT 1441 Solid State Circuits 4
16
Minimum Hours Required 60

+MATH Elective - must be selected from the following:

MATH 1332 Contemporary Mathematics I 3
MATH 2342 Elementary Statistical Methods 3
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3

++Social/Behavioral Science Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Social/Behavior Sciences.

+++Electronics Elective - must be selected from the following:

CETT 1431 Programming for Discrete Electronic Devices 4
LOTT 1401 Introduction to Fiber Optics 4

++++Humanities/Fine Arts Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Humanities/Fine Arts.

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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ELECTRONICS/COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY

Gainful Employment Information

(Associate in Applied Sciences Degree)

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.14

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 3
EECT 1104 Electronic Soldering OR 1
EECT 1191 Special Topics in Electrical, Electronic and Communications/Engineering Technology/Technician (1)
15

SEMESTER II

CETT 1405 AC Circuits 4
CETT 1429 Solid State Devices 4
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication OR 3
SPCH 1315 Public Speaking (3)
++Elective Social/Behavior Science 3
14

SEMESTER III

CETT 1441 Solid State Circuits 4
ELPT 2419 Programmable Logic Controllers I 4
CETT 1449 Digital Systems 4
CETT 1407 Fundamentals of Electronics 4
16

SEMESTER IV

+++Elective Technical Elective 12
++++Elective Humanities/Fine Arts 3
15
Minimum Hours Required 60

+MATH Elective - must be selected from the following:

MATH 1332 Contemporary Mathematics I 3
MATH 2342 Elementary Statistical Methods 3
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3

++Social/Behavioral Science Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Social/Behavioral Science.

+++Technical Electives - must be selected from the following:

CETT 1402 Electricity Principles 4
#CETT 2480 Cooperative Education-Computer Engineering Technology Technician 4
#CETT 2481 Cooperative Education-Computer Engineering Technology Technician 4
CPMT 1449 Computer Networking Technology 4
CPMT 2437 Microcomputer Interfacing 4
EECT 1403 Introduction to Telecommunications 4
EECT 1491 Special Topics in Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 4
EECT 2439 Communications Circuits 4
EECT 1408 Structured Media Systems 4
ELMT 2471 Alternative Energy Systems 4
ELMT 1405 Basic Fluid Power 4
ELMT 1411 Solar Fundamentals 4
MFGT 1404 Automated Manufacturing 4
MFGT 1406 Mechanical Principles in Automated Manufacturing 4
MFGT 2459 Industrial Automation II 4
WIND 2410 Wind Turbine Material and Electro Mechanical Equipment 4

++++Humanities/Fine Arts Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Humanities/Fine Arts.

#Only one cooperative education course can be taken in any one semester.

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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