Fall 2014 Class Schedule (SCC)



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ET 140    Smart Computing Device System Repair I    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 48 hours LEC ; 72 hours LAB
Description: This is an introductory course to smart computing system repair. The course will begin with an overview of the history of computing systems and repair. Information of common computer system repair, nomenclature, diagnostic software, and the theory of computing systems operations will be covered. The course will also introduce the student to the use of the Internet for locating technical repair documentation on the Web.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
M         08:00AM-10:35AM LEC S.Kumar              SCC MAIN RHN 338         19273 
Textbook
W         08:00AM-12:05PM LAB S.Kumar              SCC MAIN RHN 338           
On-Campus

M         01:00PM-03:35PM LEC S.Kumar              SCC MAIN RHN 338         19275 Textbook
W         01:00PM-05:05PM LAB S.Kumar              SCC MAIN RHN 338           
On-Campus



ET 141    Smart Computing Device System Repair II    3 Units

Prerequisite: ET 140 with a grade of "C" or better
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a second course in a series of two designed to train students in the advanced skills needed in the installation, maintenance, and repair of modern computer smart devices and systems.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
M         05:30PM-07:35PM LEC M.Martinez           SCC MAIN RHN 338         19283 
Textbook
W         05:30PM-08:35PM LAB M.Martinez           SCC MAIN RHN 338           
On-Campus



ET 295    Independent Studies in Electronics Technology    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: Independent study of an electronic topic or research project. This course is for students who wish to develop an in-depth understanding in fundamental topics of electronics technology and learn to work in a collaborative atmosphere with instructors and other students. Instructor approval is required to enroll in this course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TBA       TBA             LAB W.Ng                  TBA TBA                 20113 
Textbook
The instructor's permission is required to enroll.
On-Campus



ET 305    DC/AC Theory and Circuit Fundamentals    5 Units

Prerequisite: One year of high school algebra with a grade of "C" or better, or qualifying mathematics assessment test scores or equivalent.
Corequisite: ET 306 and 314
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide instruction in the concepts of DC and AC theory including a study of the composition of matter, circuit fundamentals, voltage, current, resistance in series, parallel and combination circuit configurations. Laboratory activities provide hands-on projects that include operation and use of electronic equipment used by industry. This course was formerly known as ET 300 and ET 301.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       12:45PM-02:10PM LEC W.Ng                 SCC MAIN RHN 338         19285 
Textbook
TTh       02:15PM-05:25PM LAB W.Ng                 SCC MAIN RHN 338           
On-Campus



ET 306    Electronics Fabrication and Soldering Techniques    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Successful completion of or concurrent enrollment in ET 305.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the skills needed for identification and the safe and efficient use of hand tools and soldering equipment used in basic electronics repair. Familiarization with fabrication, soldering/de-soldering techniques, electrostatic discharge (ESD), assembly, and safety practices are covered.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
F         08:00AM-09:05AM LEC S.Kumar              SCC MAIN RHN 338         16159 
Textbook
F         09:15AM-12:45PM LAB S.Kumar              SCC MAIN RHN 338           
On-Campus



ET 314    Mathematics for DC/AC Theory and Circuit Fundamentals    3 Units

Prerequisite: One year of high school algebra with a grade of "C" or better, or qualifying mathematics assessment test scores or equivalent.
Corequisite: ET 305
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course focuses on the application of and analysis by algebra and trigonometry to solve electronic problems in DC and AC circuits. This course was formerly known as ET 310 and ET 311.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
F         01:00PM-04:25PM LEC W.Ng                 SCC MAIN RHN 338         19289 
Textbook
On-Campus



ET 340    Basic Microprocessors    5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This is a beginning course dealing with the circuitry and use of the microprocessor. Peripheral hardware is also considered so that the student may gain an overview of a complete computer system. The scope of the course includes machine language programming in order to provide a base for understanding the dynamic operation of the entire system. Troubleshooting philosophy is stressed.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        08:00AM-09:20AM LEC M.Duvall             SCC MAIN RHN 339         16160 
Textbook
MW        09:30AM-12:35PM LAB M.Duvall             SCC MAIN RHN 339           
On-Campus



ET 350    Receiver Circuits    5 Units

Prerequisite: ET 315, 320, and 330 with grades of "C" or better or equivalent.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course focuses on the principles of radio receivers using AM, FM, and single sideband modulation systems. The course will also present associated control circuits and power supply circuitry for receivers.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LEC M.Duvall             SCC MAIN RHN 339         17052 
Textbook
T         12:00PM-03:20PM LAB S.Kumar              SCC MAIN RHN 339           
Th        12:00PM-03:05PM LAB S.Kumar              SCC MAIN RHN 339           
On-Campus



ET 360    Electronic Servicing and Calibration Techniques    3 Units

Prerequisite: ET 315, 320, and 330 with grades of "C" or better or equivalent.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course focuses on developing familiarization with laboratory and test instruments and techniques of calibration and repair. It is a practical step-by-step approach for the beginning technician to the art of troubleshooting techniques on all the electronic equipment available in the electronics laboratory.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
Sa        08:00AM-10:05AM LEC W.Ng                 SCC MAIN RHN 338         19290 
Textbook
Sa        10:15AM-01:30PM LAB W.Ng                 SCC MAIN RHN 338           
On-Campus



ET 390    Microprocessor Systems - Troubleshooting    3 Units

Prerequisite: ET 340 with a grade of "C" or better or equivalent.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course will focus on the principles of microprocessor system control and troubleshooting. Study will include measurement transducers, analog-to-digital and digital-to-analog converters, power supplies, and power users. The design, construction, repair, and operation of a semester lab project controlled by a microprocessor, microcontroller, or a smart digital device will be covered.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
M         01:00PM-01:50PM LEC M.Duvall             SCC MAIN RHN 339         17054 
Textbook
MW        02:00PM-05:05PM LAB M.Duvall             SCC MAIN RHN 339           
On-Campus



ET 495    Independent Studies in Electronics Technology    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 162 hours LAB
Description: Independent study of an electronic topic or research project. This course is for students who wish to develop an in-depth understanding in fundamental topics of electronics technology and learn to work in a collaborative atmosphere with instructors and other students. Instructor approval is required to enroll in this course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TBA       TBA             LAB S.Kumar              SCC MAIN RHN 339         18368 
Textbook
The instructor's permission is required to enroll.
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LAB M.Duvall              TBA TBA                 20110 Textbook
The instructor's permission is required to enroll.
On-Campus

TBA       TBA             LAB S.Kumar               TBA TBA                 20124 Textbook
The instructor's permission is required to enroll.
On-Campus



Fall 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: February 12, 2015