Students who demonstrate adequate academic skill to succeed in the occupational content courses of the program will be given an "S" grade for ELTR 100 and 101, and will not be required to attend the initial semester.
Based on your keyboarding skills you may be required to take a 1 credit Keyboarding class in order to meet the competencies of the program.
ELTR 100 Academic Skill Development I 1-8 credits. A review of the mathematical skills of fractions, decimals, percents, proportions and beginning algebra. A review of oral and written communications.
ELTR 101 Academic Skill Development II 1-8 credits. A continuation of Academic Skill Development I. An in-depth review of introductory algebra consisting of signed numbers, equations, polynomials, graphing and systems of equations. Also emphasized are communication skills, problem solving, and prep for technical writing. An experiment based science class is taught that emphasizes development of, and application of equations and problem solving techniques. The scientific calculator is emphasized in this science class.
ELTR 109 Electronic Terminology 1 credit. The study of basic electronic theory vocabulary. This course is to be taken in conjunction with ENGL 101, the first eight weeks of the semester. It is designed for those students who will opt to pursue a Bachelor of Applied Technology degree after earning an Associate of Applied Science degree.
ELTR 110 Electronic Terminology 1 credit. The study of basic electronic theory vocabulary. This course is to be taken in conjunction with ENGL 101, the second eight weeks of the semester. It is designed for those students who will opt to pursue a Bachelor of Applied Technology degree after earning an Associate of Applied Science degree.
ELTR 140 Directed Study AC-DC/LCR 8 credits. Condensed coverage of basic electronics theory and laboratory and associated mathematics. Accelerated equivalent of ELTR 141, ELTR 143, ELTR 145. For those who have prior knowledge of basic electronics.
ELTR 141 Applied Mathematics I 4 credits. Basic math as it applies to electronics; includes algebraic and trigonometric topics as they relate to DC and AC (sine wave) circuit analysis.
ELTR 142 Applied Mathematics II 4 credits. Continuation of ELTR 141. Selected algebraic and trigonometric topics as related to DC and AC (sine wave) circuit analysis with special emphasis on trigonometric solution and vector analysis.
ELTR 143 Electronic Theory 5 credits. Basic electrical fundamentals, direct and alternating current circuits, LCR networks, electrical circuit components, meter circuits and test equipment.
ELTR 144 Electron Control Devices Theory A 5 credits. Comprehensive study and practical application of semiconductors, power supplies, transistor amplifiers, oscillators, operational amplifiers and test equipment.
ELTR 145 Electronic Laboratory 5 credits. Experiments involving subjects covered in ELTR 143. Student will construct experimental circuits upon which tests and measurements will be made to attain specified objectives.
ELTR 146 Electron Control Devices Laboratory A 5 credits. Practical applications of the topics covered in ELTR 144.
ELTR 147 Applied Science 4 credits. Study of matter and energy relationships pertaining to motion, mechanics, heat, light, sound electricity and magnetism and atomic energy. PREREQ: ELTR 141 or Equivalent.
ELTR 161 Digital/Microprocessor Systems Theory 5 credits. A basic study of electronic logic devices and circuits. Includes a study of Boolean Algebra, basic logic circuits, digital registers and counters and basic timing circuitry. An introduction to the basic architecture of the INTEL 8085 (8-bit) microprocessor. A brief introduction to assembly language programming.
ELTR 162 Digital/Microprocessor Systems Application 5 credits. This is a practical application of the theory class. Individual labs provide experience with basic logic gates, their configuration and troubleshooting techniques. Microprocessor labs are centered around the INTEL SDK-85 Microprocessor board. Recognition of key processor signals from troubleshooting perspective is emphasized.
ELTR 269 Electronic Drafting I 2 credits. Drawing fundamentals, orthographic and isometric drawings, and development of basic wire drawings.
ERFT 211 Radio Frequency/Telecommunications Systems I 7 credits. Is to address the specific needs of the individuals theoretical study of radio frequency/telecommunications circuits, RF wideband and narrow band amplifiers, electronic switching/programming and digital data communications systems that utilizes laboratory information from ERFT 212. RF/telecommunications test equipment, radio frequency generation, reception, amplification, modulation, and radiation at appropriate intervals through the HF, VHF, UHF and SHF radio frequency spectrum. Class to be taken concurrently with ERFT 212 Radio Frequency/Telecommunications Laboratory I.
ERFT 212 Radio Frequency/Telecommunications Laboratory I 7 credits. Is a practical application of radio frequency/telecommunications circuits, RF wideband and narrow band amplifiers, electronic switching/programming and digital data communications that utilizes theory studied in ERFT 211. RF/telecommunication test equipment, radio frequency generation, reception, amplification, modulation and radiation at appropriate intervals through the HF, VHF, UHF and SHF radio frequency spectrum. Class to be taken concurrently with ERFT 211 Radio Frequency/Telecommunications Systems I.
ERFT 221 Radio Frequency/Telecommunications Systems II 6 credits. Is a theoretical application of radio frequency/telecommunications circuits, electronic switching/programming and digital data communications utilizing laboratory/experiments developed in ERFT 222. RF/telecommunication test equipment, mobile telephone, carrier fundamentals, repeater systems, fiber optic principles, microwave, antennas and transmission line system concepts are emphasized. To be taken concurrently with ERFT 222 Radio Frequency/Telecommunications Laboratory II
ERFT 222 Radio Frequency/Telecommunications Laboratory II 3 credits. Is a practical application of radio frequency/telecommunications utilizing ERFT 221 Radio Frequency/Telecommunications Systems II. RF/Telecommunication test equipment, mobile telephone carrier fundamentals, repeater systems, fiber optic principles, microwave, antennas, and transmission line systems concepts are emphasized. To be taken first 8 weeks of semester concurrently with ERFT 221 Radio Frequency/Telecommunications Systems II.
ERFT 223 Radio Frequency/Telecommunications Laboratory II 3 credits. Continuation of ERFT 222, second 8 weeks of semester, for those not enrolled in ERFT 289 Coop.
ERFT 289 Coop 1-4 credits (variable). Students pursues on the job training in the electronic information systems industry which satisfies competencies in lieu of radio frequency/telecommunications lab. A Coop agreement must be signed by all parties involved, i.e. student, instructor, employer.
ERFT 290 Internship 1-8 credits (variable). On-the-job placement providing work experience for students pursuing careers in radio frequency and/or telecommunications technology. Permission of the instructor is required.
ERFT 294 Directed Studies 1-8 credits (variable). Study tailored to individual assignment and reporting under faculty guidance; permission of instructor required. Students will pursue a unit of activity related to the radio frequency/telecommunications technology field.
ERFT 299 Special Topics 1-8 credits (variable). Addresses specific needs of individuals. Will enable the students to upgrade their technical skills through part-time enrollment in units of instruction that are currently available through the program's full-time preemployment curriculum. Permission of the instructor is required.
RELT 101 Applied Communications I 2 credits. The course provides students with instruction in applied written communication skills: The mechanics of written composition, technical terms, spelling and definition, basic computer literacy and technical writing and reporting formats.
RELT 102 Applied Communications II 2 credits. The course expands on communication skills taught in RELT 101. New material taught in Applied Communications II includes writing business correspondence and technical reports.
RELT 103 Keyboarding 1 credit. The course enables the development of basic touch keyboarding skill in a minimum of time. completion should prepare students to (a) input alphabetic, numeric, and symbol information quickly and accurately and (b) understand basic vocabulary and concepts used in keyboarding operations when entering and retrieving information.
RELT 201 Applied Communications III 2 credits. The course provides students with instruction in applied oral communication skills. Business speaking and effective oral communications will be taught.
RELT 202 Applied Business Economics 2 credits. The course provides students with an overview of economic principles related to technical courses of study.
RELT 206 Occupational Job Search 2 credits. The course provides students with knowledge and abilities in the areas of employment process skills. Job acquisition and maintenance skills and job market analysis are the core of this course.
RELT 207 Occupational/Human Relations 2 credits. The course provides a study of human behavior in an occupational environment with emphasis on communications, motivation, leadership and personal attitude.