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ET 115 - Fiber Optics and Telecommunication Cabling


Professor: Al Ahmadi

Hours: 54 hours LEC; 54 hours LAB

Course Description: This course introduces the concepts of telecommunication cable installation and connection practices and standards. It includes the study of commonly used fiber optic and copper cable types and connectors, installation tools, and test equipment. Emphasis is on installation techniques in practical situations. Laboratory activities provide practical hands-on experience in the operation and use of tools and test equipment specific to the telecommunication industry. Field trips may be required.          [4 Units]