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 gates, combinational 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 a troubleshooting perspective is emphasized.
ELEO 235 LEO Optoelectronics Theory 6 credits. Theoretical and mathematical analysis of optic/electronic/Laser circuits covering: Laser safety, Laser fundamentals, Laser beam handling, switching, nonlinear optics, vacuum systems, optical fibers, Laser bandwidth, regulated power supplies and computer control. PREREQ: ELTR 156
ELEO 236 LEO Optoelectronics Laboratory 6 credits. Experiments developed to enhance and supply practical hands-on experience of theory covered in ELEO 235.
ELEO 237 Laser/Electro-Optics Theory 6 credits. Properties of high frequency radiation in the infrared, visible and ultraviolet regions of the spectrum. Topics include spectral considerations, reflection, refraction, absorption, scattering, interference, diffraction and polarization related to optical devices and media. Physical and chemical properties of lasers including laser safety, absorption, population inversion, pumping, coherence, interference, mode locking, cavity dumping, laser beam manipulators, modulator devices, Q-switches and holography.
ELEO 238 Laser/Electro-Optics Laboratory 6 credits. Hands-on operation of low and medium power lasers and associated optical and beam manipulating components. Also experiments in wave interference including interferometers, optical flat measurements and holography.
ELTR 256 Internship 1-8 credits (variable). On-the-job placement providing work experience for persons pursuing careers in electronics technology. Permission of the instructor is required.
ELTR 257 Directed Studies 1-8 credits (variable). Individual work under faculty guidance.
ELTR 269 Electronic Drafting I 2 credits. Drawing fundamentals, orthographic and isometric drawings, and development of basic wire drawings.
ELEO 299 Special Topics (variable) 1-8 credits. This course is designed to address the specific needs of individuals. It 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.