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Telecommunications Specialist Certificate

This certificate provides both theory and hands-on application using fiber optics, coaxial cable, and CAT 6 data cable. All aspects of communication systems are covered including antennas, transmitters and receivers, transmission lines, and signal propagation. System design and troubleshooting are also included.

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This certificate provides training for design, installation, and maintenance of any type of wired or wireless communication system such as remote monitoring, radio frequency (RF) control, radio and television transmitters, public safety and government communication equipment, and fiber optic systems.

Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:

 Course List:  Required Program

1st Semester:
    ET 115 Fiber Optics and Telecommunication Cabling 4

    ET 302 Principles of Electricity and Electronics 4

    ET 308 Technical Soldering Practices and Techniques 2

2nd Semester:
    ET 312 Mathematics for Circuit Analysis 3

    ET 322 Semiconductors and Nanotechnology 4

Following Semesters:
    ET 381 Electronic Communication Regulations 3

    ET 253 Industrial Communication Systems Support 4

    ET 380 Introduction to Electronic Communications 4

    ET 388 Fiber Optics 4


                                                                Total Units: 32