Spring 2018 Class Schedule (SCC)



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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, Jan 13-May 16

TBATBALABW.Ng TBA TBA19100Textbook
Instructor's consent is required to enroll.
2 Units
On-Campus



ET 305    DC/AC Theory and Circuit Fundamentals    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ET 306 and 314
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW05:30PM-06:50PMLECC.PerezSCC MAIN LUC 011A20597Textbook
MW07:00PM-08:20PMLABC.PerezSCC MAIN LUC 011A
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, Jan 13-May 16

MW08:30PM-09:00PMLECC.PerezSCC MAIN LUC 011A20599Textbook
MW09:00PM-10:20PMLABC.PerezSCC MAIN LUC 011A
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, Jan 13-May 16

TTh08:30PM-09:50PMLECC.PerezSCC MAIN LUC 011A20601Textbook
On-Campus



ET 315    Mathematics for Semiconductor Theory    3 Units

Prerequisite: ET 305, 306, and 314 with grades of "C" or better; or equivalent.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in ET 322 and 335.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a detailed study of the mathematics required to solve problems in semiconductor circuit theory. Some of these math functions include: vector algebra, load line plotting, decibel theory and application, common and natural log functions, power supply analysis, calculation of input and output bandwidth characteristics of semiconductor amplifiers, use of rate-of-change functions to study slope of lines and their relationship to amplifier impedances, and use of network theorems to simplify complex biasing networks for amplifiers.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW08:30PM-09:50PMLECW.NgSCC MAIN LUC 011B18030Textbook
On-Campus



ET 322    Semiconductors and Nanotechnology    4 Units

Prerequisite: ET 305 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: ET 314
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is a detailed study of semiconductor devices and their applications. Semiconductor components - such as diodes, transistors, op-amps, including their use in complex circuits - are covered. Nanotechnology theory and devices, including their present and possible future applications, are studied. One or two field trips may be required. This course was formerly known as ET 320.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW05:30PM-06:50PMLECW.NgSCC MAIN LUC 011B19101Textbook
MW07:00PM-08:20PMLABW.NgSCC MAIN LUC 011B
On-Campus



ET 340    Basic Microprocessors    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 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 emphasized.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TTh05:30PM-06:50PMLECC.PerezSCC MAIN LUC 011B19103Textbook
TTh07:00PM-08:20PMLABC.PerezSCC MAIN LUC 011B
On-Campus



ET 410    Transmitter Fundamentals    5 Units

Prerequisite: ET 315, 322, and 335 with grades of "C" or better or equivalent.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This is a fundamental course in AM/FM and single side-band transmitters. The course will present students with preparation for employment in the communications industry. It will include instruction in adjustment and tuning of transmitters. Students are presented with symptoms of malfunctions and remedies in troubleshooting transmitters.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW12:00PM-01:20PMLECW.NgSCC MAIN LUC 011B20366Textbook
MW01:30PM-04:50PMLABW.NgSCC MAIN LUC 011B


ET 492    Electronics Projects Laboratory II    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: ET 306
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 108 hours LAB
Description: This course provides an opportunity for students to further pursue typical electronics projects to learn and practice skills needed in the construction, installation, maintenance, and repair of electronic devices.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

MW09:00AM-12:05PMLABTBASCC MAIN LUC 011A20390Textbook
On-Campus



ET 495    Independent Studies in Electronics Technology    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
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, Jan 13-May 16

TBATBALABW.Ng TBA TBA18347Textbook
Instructor's consent is required to enroll.
2 Units
On-Campus



Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 14, 2017