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This program is for the 2011-2012 academic year and may not accurately reflect HCC's current offerings.
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The Electronics Engineering Technology curriculum prepares individuals to become technicians who design, build, install, test, troubleshoot, repair, and modify developmental and production electronics components, equipment, and systems such as industrial/computer controls, manufacturing systems, communication systems, and power electronics. A broad-based core of courses, including basic electricity, solid-state fundamentals, digital concepts, and microprocessors, ensures the student will develop the skills necessary to perform entry-level tasks. Emphasis is place don developing the student's ability to analyze and troubleshoot electronic systems.

Graduates should qualify for employment as engineering assistants or electronic technicians with job titles such as electronics engineering technician, field service technician, maintenance technician, electronic tester, electronic systems integrator, bench technician, and production control technician.

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Degrees

Suggested Schedule for 2011-2012 (Updated Aug 21, 2013)

Associate In Applied Science Degree (AAS) A40200

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACA-111 College Student Success 1 0 0 1
ALT-120 Renewable Energy Technologies 2 2 0 3
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
DFT-151 CAD I 2 3 0 3
ELC-131 DC/AC Circuit Analysis 4 3 0 5
Total: 15
Spring Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ALT-220 Photovoltaic System Technology 2 3 0 3
ELC-132 Electrical Drawings 1 3 0 2
ELN-131 Semiconductor Applications 3 3 0 4
ELN-133 Digital Electronics 3 3 0 4
MAT-121 Algebra/Trigonometry I 2 2 0 3
Total: 16
Summer Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ENG-111 Expository Writing 3 0 0 3
COM-231 Public Speaking 3 0 0 3
or COM-120 Intro to Interpersonal Communication 3 0 0 3
Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 0 3
Total: 9
Fall Semester 2
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ATR-211 Robot Programming 2 3 0 3
ELC-128 Introduction to Programmable Logic Controller 2 3 0 3
ELN-231 Industrial Controls 2 3 0 3
HYD-110 Hydraulics/Pneumatics I 2 3 0 3
Elective - - - 2
Total: 14
Spring Semester 2
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
EGR-285 Design Project 0 4 0 2
ELC-228 Programmable Logic Controllers Applications 2 6 0 4
ISC-112 Industrial Safety 2 0 0 2
Social & Behavioral Sciences - - - 3
Total: 11

Total Credit Hours: 65

Electives: Choose 2 hours from the following courses
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
COE-111 Co-Op Work Experience I 0 0 10 1
COE-112 Co-Op Work Experience I 0 0 20 2
DFT-152 CAD II 2 3 0 3
DFT-154 Intro to Solid Modeling 2 3 0 3
ISC-220 Lean Manufacturing 2 2 0 3
MEC-231 Computer-Aided Manufacturing I 1 4 0 3

Certificate in Electronics Engineering Technology ‐ Solar Photovoltaics C40200SP

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ALT-120 Renewable Energy Technologies 2 2 0 3
ELC-128 Introduction to Programmable Logic Controller 2 3 0 3
ELC-131 DC/AC Circuit Analysis 4 3 0 5
MAT-121 Algebra/Trigonometry I 2 2 0 3
Total: 14

Total Credit Hours: 14

Certificate in Engineering Design C40200ED

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
DFT-151 CAD I 2 3 0 3
Total: 6
Spring Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
DFT-152 CAD II 2 3 0 3
DFT-154 Intro to Solid Modeling 2 3 0 3
Total: 6

Total Credit Hours: 12