The Electronics Technician Certificate program is designed for students who are interested in pursuing immediate employment in the electronics industry, while allowing for advanced educational opportunities. Students will acquire a solid electrical and electronics background along with industrial skills to work with basic hand tools and electronic instrumentation in conjunction with electrical, electronic, and digital circuits. They will also use the latest CAD software to design and simulate electronic circuits.
Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates should be able to:
Understand the operation of a variety of devices used in electrical, electronic and digital circuits along with their applications
Use CAD software to draw and simulate electrical and electronic circuit operations
Demonstrate and understand the role and function of basic hand tools in the construction of electrical and electronic circuits and systems
Construct electrical, electronic and digital circuits from a schematic
Operate various instrumentation devices for testing and measuring circuit parameters within electronic circuits and systems
Work cooperatively and productively with others in a laboratory setting