2013 - 2014 Catalog
Program: Electronic Telecommunications
Degree Plan: Wireless Communications Technology Certificate

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(Level II Certificate)

EFC-Deactivated September 1, 2011.

  • 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: CERT.ELET.WIRELESS

This certificate is designed to prepare students for employment in the telecommunications industry. This certificate program provides students broad-based knowledge of wireless technology and its associated hardware. All of the courses for this certificate are applicable to the Associate in Applied Sciences Degree in Electronic Telecommunications.

CREDIT HOURS

SEMESTER I

CETT 1403 DC Circuits 4
CETT 1425 Digital Fundamentals 4
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication OR 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I (3)
11

SEMESTER II

EECT 1403 Introduction to Telecommunications 4
CETT 1405 AC Circuits 4
CETT 1429 Solid State Devices 4
+Elective Mathematics OR 3-4
TECM 1303 Technical Calculations AND (3)
++Elective Natural Sciences/Mathematics (3-5)
15-20

SEMESTER III

EECT 2430 Telecommunications Switching 4
EECT 2439 Communictions Circuits 4
8

SEMESTER IV

EECT 2432 Telecommunications Signaling 4
EECT 2440 Telecommunications Central Office Equipment 4
EECT 2437 Wireless Telephony Systems 4
12
Minimum Hours Required 46-51

+College level MATH course may be chosen from the following:

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

++Natural Sciences/Mathematics Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Natural Sciences/Mathematics.