Architecture and Construction programs prepare individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills related to the fields of architecture, construction, and associated professions.  Includes instruction that can be applied to a variety of careers in the design-construction industry, including employment with architectural and engineering firms, residential and commercial builders/contractors, and other construction-related occupations.

Electrical Systems Technology:  This curriculum is designed to provide training for persons interested in the installation and maintenance of electrical systems found in residential, commercial and industrial facilities.

Course work, most of which is hands-on, will include such topics as AC/DC theory, basic wiring practices, programmable logic controllers, industrial motor controls, applications of the National Electric Code, and other subjects as local needs require.

Graduates should qualify for a variety of jobs in the electrical field as an on-the-job trainee or apprentice assisting in the layout, installation, and maintenance of electrical systems.


Degrees

Suggested Schedule for 2015-2016 (Updated Mar 16, 2015)

Certificate in Electrical Systems Technology C35130

Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ELC-112 DC/AC Electricity 3 6 0 5
ELC-113 Residential Wiring 2 6 0 4
ELC-118 National Electrical Code 1 2 0 2
ELC-119 NEC Calculations 1 2 0 2
ELC-125 Diagrams and Schematics 1 2 0 2
Total: 15

Total Credit Hours: 15

Diploma in Electrical Systems Technology D35130

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Fall Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ELC-112 DC/AC Electricity 3 6 0 5
ELC-113 Residential Wiring 2 6 0 4
ELC-118 National Electrical Code 1 2 0 2
ELC-119 NEC Calculations 1 2 0 2
ELC-125 Diagrams and Schematics 1 2 0 2
Total: 15
Spring Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
ELC-114 Basic Wiring II 2 6 0 4
ELC-117 Motors and Controls 2 6 0 4
ELC-121 Electrical Estimating 1 2 0 2
ELC-229 Applications Project 1 3 0 2
Mathematics - - - 3
Total: 15
Summer Semester 1
Course Number Course Title Lecture Lab Clinic Credits
COM-120 Intro to Interpersonal Communication 3 0 0 3
or COM-231 Public Speaking 3 0 0 3
or ENG-111 Expository Writing 3 0 0 3
ELC-115 Industrial Wiring 2 6 0 4
ELC-215 Electrical Maintenance 2 3 0 3
Total: 10

Total Credit Hours: 40

Mathematics: Choose 3 hours from the following courses
MAT-101 Applied Mathematics I 2 2 0 3
MAT-121 Algebra/Trigonometry I 2 2 0 3
MAT-143 Quantitative Literacy 2 2 0 3