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    Oct 17, 2018  
2012-2013 Gaston College Catalog 
    
2012-2013 Gaston College Catalog [THIS CATALOG IS OUT-OF-DATE. USE THE CURRENT CATALOG TO FIND CURRENT PROGRAMS.]

Electrical/Electronics Technology Diploma (D35220)


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The Electrical/Electronics Technology curriculum is designed to provide training for persons interested in the installation and maintenance of electrical/ electronic systems found in residential, commercial, and industrial facilities.

Training, most of which is hands-on, will include such topics as AC/DC theory, basic wiring practices, electronics, 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/electronics field as an on-the-job trainee or apprentice, assisting in the layout, installation, and maintenance of electrical/electronic systems.

Program Learning Outcomes:

Graduates must demonstrate:

  1. Knowledge of the current National Electrical Code in the installation of electrical circuits for residential, commercial, and industrial applications.
  2. Knowledge and hands-on competences of electric machines, electrical controls, and PLC and the ability to troubleshoot and solve electrical problems.
  3. The ability to interact with others and demonstrate a professional work attitude, including an understanding of social and ethical responsibilities, timeliness, and appearance.

Total Semester Hour Credits: 40


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* Contact Co-op office for course/section numbers.

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