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This program is for the 2013-2014 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 placed on 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 2013-2014 (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
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
DFT-151 CAD I 2 3 0 3
ELC-131 Circuit Analysis I 3 3 0 4
ELC-131A Circuit Analysis I Lab 0 3 0 1
MAT-120 Geometry and Trigonometry 2 2 0 3
Total: 15
Spring Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ALT-120 Renewable Energy Technologies 2 2 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
ENG-111 Expository Writing 3 0 0 3
Total: 16
Summer Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
Communications 3 0 0 3
Total: 3
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
Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 0 3
Elective - - - 1-3
Total: 16-18
Spring Semester 2
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ATR-214 Advanced PLCs 3 3 0 4
ELC-220 Photovoltaic System Technology 2 3 0 3
ELC-228 Programmable Logic Controllers Applications 2 6 0 4
ISC-112 Industrial Safety 2 0 0 2
PSY-150 General Psychology 3 0 0 3
Total: 16

Total Credit Hours: 66-68

Electives: Choose 1-3 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 - Basic C40200B

Courses
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ACA-111 College Student Success 1 0 0 1
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
ELC-131A Circuit Analysis Lab I 0 3 0 1
Total: 13

Total Credit Hours: 13

Certificate in Electronics Engineering - Intermediate C40200IM

Courses
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ALT-120 Renewable Energy Technologies 2 2 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
Total: 13

Total Credit Hours: 13

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

Electronics Engineering Technology CCP C40200CP

Courses
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ELN-131 Semiconductor Applications 3 3 0 4
ELC-131 DC/AC Circuit Analysis 4 3 0 5
ELN-133 Digital Electronics 3 3 0 4
ELC-131A Circuit Analysis I Lab  0 3 0 1
Total: 14

Total Credit Hours: 14